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Focus on Students

Get ready to develop your clinical skills, connect with future employers and network with peers who share your aspirations for a career in equine practice!dry lab

Mark your calendar for Focus on Students, to be held this summer in conjunction with Focus on Colic and Focus on Dentistry.

Focus on Students is designed specifically for future Horse Doctors like you, providing education through skills-based dry labs in the core concepts needed for post-graduation success.


Sessions will include:

  • Interactive dry labs on imaging-gastroscopy, dentistry, and a model lab featuring fluids with a focus on colic and emergency medicine
  • Professional development lunch and learn about how to prioritize self care with the care of your patients and clients, as well as the topics of debt management and ethics
  • Careers in Equine Practice panel to give you insight on the many available career paths
  • Evening social events at local equine practices to help you build relationships with like-minded peers



In addition, your registration fee includes access to all sessions of the Focus on Dentistry and Focus on Colic meetings, held jointly with Focus on Students.

For AAEP student members, the registration fee is $125. For new student member applicants, the rate is $160 and includes dues through August 31, 2018. This event is limited to 50 attendees.


Hotel Reservations

Event Information

July 15, 2017
to July 18, 2017

Hyatt Regency Hotel
401 W. High St.
Lexington, KY