Florham Park, N.J. (PRWEB) December 10, 2013
Veritas, a web-based, peer-reviewed continuing education platform for veterinary professionals, today announced its newest type of content: short courses. A joint effort between the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Zoetis—Veritas utilizes the latest advances in online teaching technologies.
To explore or register for courses, animal health professionals can visit http://www.VeritasDVM.com. The first short courses to be available on Veritas, include:
“I am thrilled to see Veritas expanding its course selection,” says Mark Cassetta, Veritas Business Manager. “We know veterinarians and technicians are very busy, and Veritas’ new course content now makes it easier than ever for veterinarians to stay current without spending hours in front of a computer.”
In addition to the benefit of new shorter courses, Veritas also enables veterinarians to start and resume courses at anytime.
Veritas launched in 2012 with three premium courses, CPR: Basic Life Support, Physical Rehabilitation, and Canine Hyperadrenocorticism. Now, Veritas features four premium courses, two short courses, case studies, and free resources, such as an osteoarthritis video. The platform is growing rapidly with two more courses expected to be released by the end of 2013.
To learn more about Veritas, log on to http://www.VeritasDVM.com or call 1-888-684-6670.
Zoetis (zō-EH-tis) is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. Building on a 60-year history as the animal health business of Pfizer, Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets veterinary vaccines and medicines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. In 2012, the company generated annual revenues of $4.3 billion. With approximately 9,300 employees worldwide at the beginning of 2013, Zoetis has a local presence in approximately 70 countries, including 29 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries. Its products serve veterinarians, livestock producers and people who raise and care for farm and companion animals in 120 countries. For more information on the company, visit http://www.zoetis.com.
Veritas is a groundbreaking partnership between the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Zoetis. This unique partnership between academia and industry will deliver the Universities' expertise in medicine and teaching, supported by Zoetis information delivery and customer service know-how. Veritas will offer veterinarians web-based, peer-reviewed continuing education utilizing the latest advances in online teaching technologies.
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