VTHT 1301

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  1. Carlo Tuini
    • author of "anatomy of the horse"
    • first textbook
  2. D. Blaine
    • Outlines of the veterinary art
    • 1st comprehensive english vet textbook
  3. 30 vet schools in 12 counties of Europe
    1825
  4. "The veterinarian"
    1st english vet journal
    1818
  5. America has 16 graduate vets from London
    1850
  6. America's 1st vet journal
    1877
  7. Federal meat inspection system implemented
    1880
  8. F.L. Kilborune, DVM, discovered causative agent for Texas Fever (Bovine Piroplasmosis)
    1888
  9. 40 Private schools opened
    -11 with universities
    1852-1913
  10. Iowa State
    1879
  11. Texas
    1916
  12. All programs closed
    1924
  13. Veterinary colleges presently open in U.S.
    28
  14. State that uses VMD
    Pennsylvania
  15. State university ag & tech college, Delhi, NY
    1961
  16. AVMA ruled against regulating tech schools
    1965
  17. AVMA council on ed charge with responsibility for accrediting tech programs
    1967
  18. AVMA adopted title of animal technician
    1968
  19. Guidelines for employing animal technicians published
    1972
  20. Committe on animal technician activites and training established
    -CATAT
    1975
  21. 16 schools accredited
    1975
  22. CATAT recognized by US Dept of Ed as accrediting body for Vet tech programs
    -Renamed Committee on Vet Technician Ed & Activities CVTEA
    1976
  23. 1st national test administered
    1978
  24. State test voluntary until
    1985
  25. NAVTA
    • national association of veterinary technicians of america
    • 1981
  26. NAVTA mission statement
    • 1990
    • "The mission of NAVTA is to represnt and promote the profession of Veterinary Technology.  NAVTA provides direction, education, support, and coordination for it's members and works with other allied professional organizations for the competent care and humane treatment of animals."
  27. AVMA and NAVTA form alliance
    1992
  28. NAVTA represented the USat the International Veterinary Nursing Congress in London
    1993
  29. 191 accredited vet technology programs
    2012
  30. Texas State Technical Insitute, Waco
    • 1976
    • Closed by state
  31. Cedar Valley College, Lancaster
    1977
  32. Sul Ross University, Alpine
    • opened 1978
    • closed Aug 2011
  33. LSC-Tomball
    1990
  34. Midland College
    • Opened 1992
    • closed May 2011
  35. Palo Alto College, San Antonio
    1995
  36. McClennan Community College, Waco
    1995
  37. The Vet Tech Insitute, Houston
    2008
  38. Blinn College
    2010
  39. Governing body of RVTs
    • Texas Veterinary Medical Association
    • TVMA
  40. Mandatory for RVTs
    • TVMA
    • $40.00 yearly dues
    • 10 hrs CE yearly
  41. Oversees Texas RVT program
    Andi Walker
  42. Optional for RVTs
    • TARVT 1978
    • $30.00 yearly
    • 5 hrs CE yearly
  43. Texas Association of Registered Veterinary Technicians TARVT
    our voice to TVMA
  44. NAVTA dues
    • $50.00 yearly in December
    • optional
  45. CE offerings yearly
    • Jan-North American Veterinary Conference, Orlando
    • March-Western States, Las Vegas
    • April-LSC-Tomball Symposium
    • Sept-IVECCS, various places
    • Oct-SWVS, Ft. Worth or other major US cities
  46. Papyrus of Kahun
    • 1990 B.C.
    • 1st doc relating to vet medicine progosis & treatment
  47. Code of HaMMURABI
    • written in Babylon on stone
    • outlined payment schedule
  48. Varro
    a Greek historian who coined the term "hippiatroi" or horse doctor in 100 B.C.
  49. Vegetius
    Wrote book on diseases of horses & mules in 4th century
  50. Sagitta
    tool used for bleeding animals

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