Management programs on AAHA calendar
Denver-For all the managers new to veterinary medicine, the American Animal Hospital Association offers a tailored meeting, the Veterinary Management Development School Level One.
The meeting is scheduled for Oct. 23-26, 2002, and again, April 9-12, 2003 in Denver.
Specialized curriculum is structured on five core areas: marketing, finance, human resources, business planning and client satisfaction.
Registration fees are $749 for members; $949 for nonmembers.
In additional news, AAHA and Purdue University's Krannert Graduate School of Management are co-hosting the Veterinary Management Institute's 13th Series human resource module, Oct. 24-27 in West Lafayette, Ind.
Designed for the veterinarian or practice team manager, VMI students attend four three-day modules on human resource management, marketing management, financial management and strategic thinking.
Each graduate receives 72 hours of graduate-level management education and a certificate in veterinary practice administration upon completion of all modules.
To register for either program, call AAHA at 800-883-6301 or visit the Web site at www.aahanet.org.