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ACZM-Compliant Training Programs
Status as of November 2018

Criteria for ACZM-Compliant Training Programs in Zoological Medicine

Columbus Zoo/Ohio State University/The Wilds
Contact:  Drs. Randy Junge and Jan Ramer
The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Copenhagen Zoo/Veterinary College at Copenhagen University
Contact:  Dr. Mads Bertelsen
Copenhagen Zoo
Roskildevej 38
DK-2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark
Cornell University

Contact: Dr. Noha Abou-Madi

C4183 Veterinary Medical Center

College of Veterinary Medicine

Cornell University

Ithaca, New York 14853-6401

Illinois Zoological & Aquatic Animal Residency Program (IZAAR)

Brookfield Zoo/John G. Shedd Aquarium/University of Illinois
Contact:  Dr. Jen Langan

Brookfield Zoo

3300 Golf Road

Brookfield, Illinois 60525

Illinois Zoological Companion Animal Residency (IZCAR)

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
Contact:  Drs. Krista Keller and Matt Allender

UIUC - Veterinary Clinical Medicine

2001 S. Lincoln Avenue

Urbana, Illinois 61802

Lincoln Park Zoo

Contact: Dr. Kathryn C. Gamble

Director of Veterinary Services

Lincoln Park Zoo

2001 North Clark Street

Chicago, Illinois 60614

Louisiana State University
Contact:  Dr. Javier Navarez
Louisiana State University
School of Veterinary Medicine
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803

National Zoological Park

Contact: Dr. Jess Siegal-Willot

National Zoological Park

Smithsonian Institution

Washington, DC 20008

North Carolina State University

Contact: Dr. Michael K. Stoskopf

College of Veterinary Medicine

4700 Hillsborough Street

Raleigh, North Carolina 27606

Oklahoma City Zoo/Oklahoma State University/Tulsa Zoo

Contact: Dr. Jenifer D'Agostino

Oklahoma City Zoo

2101 N.E. 50th

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111     


St. Louis Zoological Park

Contact: Dr. Luis Padilla

St. Louis Zoological Park

Forest Park

St. Louis, Missouri 63110

Toronto Zoo/Ontario Veterinary College

Contact: Dr. Chris Dutton

Toronto Zoo

361A Old Finch Avenue

Scarborough, Ontario M1B 5K7


University of California, Davis

Captive Wildlife (Zoo) Emphasis

Contact: Dr. Raymond F. Wack

Chief of Service - Zoo Medicine

Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital

One Shields Avenue

University of California

Davis, California 95616

University of California, Davis

Zoological Companion Animal Emphasis

Contact: Dr. David Sanchez-Migallon Guzman

Zoological Companion Animal Medicine and Surgery

School of Veterinary Medicine
One Shields Avenue, 2108 Tupper Hall

University of California

Davis, California 95616

University of Georgia       

Contact: Dr. Stephen Divers

Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery

College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Georgia

Athens, Georgia 30605

University of Florida

Contact: Dr. Amy Alexander

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

P.O. Box 100126, HSC

College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Florida

Gainesville, Florida 32610-0126

University of Florida, Aquatic Veterinary Medicine

Contact: Dr. Ruth Francis-Floyd

Director of Aquatic Animal Programs

Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

P.O. Box 100126, HSC

College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Florida

Gainesville, Florida 32610-0126

Université de Montréal/Granby Zoo

Contact: Dr. Stéphane Lair

Centre québécois sur la santé des animaux sauvages

Département de Sciences Cliniques

Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire

Université de Montréal

Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, J2S 7C6

University of Guelph's Ontario Veterinary College: Zoological Companion Animal Program
Contact:  Dr. Hugues Beaufrere
OVC Health Science Center
Ontario Veterinary College
University of Guelph
Guelph, ON, Canada, N1G 2W1

University of Wisconsin, Madison


Contact: Dr. Kurt Sladky

School of Veterinary Medicine

2015 Linden Drive

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, Wisconsin 53706


University of Zurich/Zurich Zoo

Contact: Dr. Jean Michel-Hatt

Clinic of Zoo Animals, Exotic Pets and Wildlife Vetsuisse Faculty

Winterthurerstrasse 260

8057 Zurich / Switzerland



Wildlife Conservation Society

Contact: Dr. Jean Pare

Wildlife Conservation Society

2300 Southern Boulevard

Bronx, New York 10460-1099


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