Alumni

CVM Gator Nation is Everywhere

During the college’s 40 year history, our 3000+ DVM graduates have spread world-wide.  From the United States, to Europe, Africa, Central America, China, and Australia, the CVM Gator Nation IS Everywhere.  Connect with other Gator Vet alumni on Linked-IN

A senior tradition at UF CVM is to place your name flag on the city where you are going.  So many are staying in Florida, we had to make a bigger state!

  •  115 new grads
  •   42 staying in Florida, 1 to Africa, 1 Canada
  •   39 pursuing internship programs
  •     2 pursuing residency programs (poultry med)
  •     2 commissioned to US Army Veterinary Corps
   

Welcome to the Vet Med Alumni Association, Class of 2017! 

Class of 2017 Graduation Events

A list of where the Class of 2017 is going – 2017 Candidates for the Degree

Can’t make it to Gainesville?
Watch #UFgrad online:
https://commencement.ufl.edu/webcasts.html

Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremony video – coming soon!


Career Resources

Looking for veterinary career positions? Try the UF Career Resource Center job postings Click here!

Veterinary Career Opportunities Email Announcement Archives

If you are interested in advertising your career opportunity via our email announcement, kindly email ad to cvmalumniaffairs@vetmed.ufl.edu
Transcript Requests are available through the UF Registrar’s Office:  http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/transcript.html
Please contact the registrar at 352-392-1374 for specific instructions.
Thinking about an internship? Check out the Veterinary Internship & Residency Matching Program.    http://virmp.org/ .

In Memoriam

It is with sad hearts that we share the passing of Dr. Lynn Peck, class of 1988, on May 30, 2017.
A go-fund-me site was established for Lynn: https://www.youcaring.com/drlynnpeck-834540

According to the site, “Anyone that has met Lynn knows her lifelong passion for helping animals and holistic veterinary care. She has dedicated her life to the care and treatment of our furry friends. She is a talented doctor and an incredible friend.”

The memorial service is planned for Thursday, June 1 at 11 AM at Campus Church of Christ, 2720 SW 2nd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32607. The burial will be on Friday, June 2 at 11AM at Prairie Creek Conservation Cemetery, 7204 SE County Road 234, Gainesville, FL 32641. All are welcome to both.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, well wishers please make a donation in Lynn’s name to Heifer International.

Cards and acknowledgements may be sent to her niece, Lisa Peck, at 99 Woodlawn St., Hamden, CT 06517 or to her brother, Gene Peck, at 4260 S. Harbor Blvd, #A309, Oxnard, CA 93035.

Read more in the Gainesville Sun

Keep Lynn’s family in your thoughts and prayers, Jo Ann Winn, Alumni Affairs Coordinator


 

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