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Preventive Veterinary Medicine

Students gain knowledge of epidemiology necessary for veterinarians to investigate and evaluate disease and production problems in animal populations and to design, evaluate and implement disease control or other veterinary services programs.


Program Address

Director, MPVM Program
School of Veterinary Medicine Student Services Building
944 Garrod, Room 1022
Davis, CA 95616

Program Type

Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Lead Dean: 
School of Veterinary Medicine
Major Code: 

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

Jan 15, 2021
Space Available: 
Jun 1, 2021

Degrees Offered

M.P.V.M. Plan II

Admission Requirements

All applicants to the MPVM program must hold a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or its equivalent.


Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Chair

  • Graduate Group Chair
  • Vm: Medicine & Epidemiology
  • 07/01/2018 to 06/30/2021

Academic Advisors

  • Advisor: Primary Contact
  • Vm: Medicine & Epidemiology
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2020
  • Advisor: Admissions Only
  • CA Animal Hlth&Food Safety Lab
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2020
  • Advisor: General
  • Ucanr: Anr Vm Population Hlth&Reprod
  • 05/14/2019 to 08/31/2020

Senior Academic Advisor in Graduate Studies

Internal Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies

External Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies