Developing a Veterinary Business Curriculum

August 18, 2017

Mike Dicks, PhD, director of veterinary economics for the American Veterinary Medical Association, talks about how the AVMA economics division is trying to develop a business curriculum for the entire veterinary profession.

Mike Dicks, PhD, director of veterinary economics for the American Veterinary Medical Association, talks about how the AVMA economics division is trying to develop a business curriculum for the entire veterinary profession.

Understanding the finances and management of a veterinary practice is not a personal problem, but a business problem. The AVMA economics division is trying to figure out how to get the necessary business information into the hands of more than 31,000 veterinary practices with more than 107,000 veterinarians on staff.