Residency, 04/05/2021


Application Deadline: June 20th, 2021 (included).

The Fundació Hospital Clínic Veterinari (HCV), Universitat Autònomade Barcelona, Spain, is offering a residency program in Neurology/Neurosurgery.

1. Objectives Description of the program

The primary objective of this 3 year program is to prepare the resident for the successful completion of all steps of the certification process leading to the diplomate status of the European College of Veterinary Neurology. The program is designed to provide in-depth training in veterinary Neurology, related basic and applied sciences and areas of medical Neurology/Neurosurgeryand research, to allow a graduate veterinarian (“Resident”) to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the neurological and neurosurgical conditions of animals. Emphasis will also be placed on training in pathology, critical care of patients, emergency duty and diagnostic imaging. The training program includes rounds, discussions in basic clinical sciences and Journal Clubs. The resident will be involved in clinical teaching of students and interns. He/she will rotate with the other clinicians in the NeurologyService to cover all emergency cases. The training program will include daily contact with specialists in other services (Internal Medicine, Anesthesia, Ophthalmology, Emergency and Critical Care, etc.).

The program is directly supervised by the tutors, Dr. Sonia Añor Dipl ECVN, Dipl ACVIM (Neurology) and head of the Neurology Service of the Hospital Clínic Veterinari, and Dr. Cristian de la Fuente Dip ECVN.

2. Duration

Three years, from October 1st, 2021 to September 30th, 2024

For further information and contact, please see attached document below.