Animal Health 101
Program Disease Field Skills Course
Mobile Information Management (MIM)
This course provides an excellent opportunity for veterinarians, veterinary technicians and Extension agents. Other allied professionals who are responsible for foreign animal disease outbreak response will find this training beneficial. Individuals in private practice, academia, industry and government are encouraged to attend.
The course will include a demonstration and hands on activity involving the donning and doffing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Appropriate disinfection and decontamination procedures will also be covered.
Additional information is available online at: http://www.vet.utk.edu/cafsp
Incident Command System (ICS) Training and Resources
Veterinary Services Careers Program (VSCP)
Smith Kilborne Program
VS Information Technology (IT) Applications Training
Classroom training for the Emergency Management Response System (EMRS) and Mobile Information Management (MIM) is listed in the PDS Training Catalog. The VS Information Systems Training Network is also available to assist end users of several VS IT applications. Network Associates are experienced VS IT application users and may be available to answer questions, provide field or web-based assistance, and provide classroom training. Network Associates are currently available to assist with Mobile Information Management (MIM) and Veterinary Services Process Streamlining (VSPS).
VS Distance Learning Memo (pdf 45kb) - Implementing the President's Management agenda is a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), mission priority. The President's Management Agenda includes expansion of electronic Government (eGovernment) to simplify and unify government-wide operations, including education.
Last Modified: April 24, 2013