Type of InstitutionUniversity
DirectorDr. Rebecca Blackwood
Address1 Baylor Plaza, MS: BCM145; Houston, TX  77030
Who to ContactDr. Julia Goldman
Contact EmailJulia.Goldman@bcm.edu
Contact Phone(713) 798-4054
Contact FaxN/A
How long are the rotations?2 -4 weeks
When do rotations start?No set dates, inquire for availability

Completed at least 1st year of veterinary school. Requirements for TB testing and other items will be detailed as the rotation is being scheduled.

How many trainees at one time?

BenefitsPotential for reimbursement of some travel and lodging costs
Availability of housingHousing not provided
Overview of the program

Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is a standalone medical school located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, TX, which is the world's largest medical center. Eight animal care and use facilities fall under the BCM umbrella, including the Michael DeBakey VA, Texas Children's Hospital, and a USDA children's nutrition research facility. BCM has approximately 360 principal investigators and more than 600 approved animal use protocols. There is an ACLAM approved Postdoctoral Training Program in Laboratory Animal Medicine associated with the Center for Comparative Medicine department, and veterinary student preceptors will participate in training program activities as part of their externship.

Other comments

Please submit a CV and letter of interest

Revised 11/28/2022