The Department of Comparative Medicine provides for the health and welfare needs, care, and housing of research animals throughout the OHSU central and waterfront campuses, and supports research innovations of OHSU Investigators.
The Clinical Veterinary Technician 1 assists in providing clinical care, nursing support and husbandry for a variety of laboratory research animals. This is the first level of a three-level series. It is distinguished from the higher levels by reduced responsibility for performing complex animal care protocols and veterinary diagnostic and treatment procedures. At this level there is an emphasis on animal health, anesthesia/surgery support, and training. Greater supervision is provided. It is distinguished from the Veterinary Research/Health Technician series by the emphasis on providing veterinary clinical care and nursing support of sick and/or injured animals.
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