. In general, my view of the UT College of Veterinary Medicine's preparation of graduates is:
. As employees, how do you compare UTCVM graduates in your practice with employees who are graduates of other DVM programs?
. How many total UTCVM graduates do you currently employ?
. How many total veterinarians are in your practice?
For questions #5 - #30, please rate the 2012 UTCVM graduate specified in the letter you received.
. Ability to communicate effectively with clients
. Ability to communicate with other veterinarians
. Ability to communicate effectively with staff
. Ability to handle conflict effectively
. Ability to complete a thorough patient history and examination
. Ability to diagnose patient conditions
. Ability to interpret laboratory results
. Ability to interpret radiographs
. Ability to perform common surgical procedures (including OHE, neuter, declaw, laceration repairs, biopsy and other procedures)
. Ability to perform major surgical procedures (including bone fracture fixation, GDV, intestinal anastomosis and other procedures)
. Ability to develop a patient treatment plan
. Knowledge of medical principles
. Knowledge of surgical principles
. Ability to administer general anesthesia
. Ability to manage emergency cases
. Knowledge and ability of veterinary dentistry
. Skill in handling animals