Implications of the foresight report for animal-welfare education and research: what are veterinary colleges teaching today about animal welfare?J Vet Med Educ. 2010 Spring; 37(1):64-8.JV
This article provides a brief overview of the American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges' Foresight Project final report, Envisioning the Future of Veterinary Medical Education. Points of concern and recommendations specifically regarding animal-welfare education that surfaced in the final report are discussed. Also included is a summary of how six veterinary colleges are presently addressing animal welfare in their education and research programs.