The Memphis veterinary specialty of veterinary medicine, animal care and nutrition, was created in 1968 by former President Lyndon B. Johnson.
Vet specialty and nutrition programs were first established in the early 1970s by the American Veterinary Medical Association, but have since evolved into the most prestigious veterinary speciality in the United States.
The top two veterinarians in the Memphis region, Dr. Michael B. Anderson and Dr. Daniel W. Brown, are currently employed by the Memphis Veterinary Specialty of Animal Care and Nutrition (MVASAN), which is responsible for the care of approximately 20,000 animals annually.
The Memphis veterinary specialty is known for its high standards of care and has won numerous awards and recognition from veterinarians, animal experts, and the media.
Veterinary specialties and nutrition have a long history in Memphis.
In addition to the Veterinary College of Memphis, the Memphis Animal Health Department (MACH) and the Memphis Zoo are both housed within the Veterinary Center of Excellence.
The veterinary specialty in Memphis is also home to a number of other top notch colleges, research institutions, and other medical facilities that have provided top notch veterinary care to our city.
The highest ranked veterinary specialty and animal care program in the city is Memphis Animal Hospital, which boasts the second highest average GPA in the nation.
There are also many other top performing veterinary programs and hospitals in Memphis, such as the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and Memphis Medical Center.
The Top 5 Memphis Veterinary and Animal Specialty Programs by Rank in the U.S.
According to data from the U-M Veterinary Medical School, there were 5,897 veterinarians working in Memphis in 2014.
The top performing veterinarian and veterinary school programs in Memphis are the Memphis Vets, MVA, Vets Veterinary Clinic, Memphis Animal Clinic, and University of Memphis Medical Campus.
The Memphis VET is the top ranked veterinary school in the state of Mississippi and ranked #1 in the country in its annual Top 10 list of the top performing veterinarians.
The MVA is the third highest ranked veterinarian school in Memphis with a total of 7,091 veterinarians operating in Memphis each year.
The veterinary school is a leader in both its patient care and research areas, including advanced diagnostic imaging, veterinary pathology, and animal research.
The MACH has over 100,000 students in the program and has been ranked the #1 veterinary school and #2 nationally by the College Board in its top 10 veterinary schools ranking for the past seven years.
Memphis has also earned several awards for its top performing programs in the past.
The MVA earned the top award at the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) annual convention in 2013, the highest honor in the specialty.
The MACH earned an A-Plus award from the American Association of Animal Hospital Directors for its care of over 12,000 dogs in 2014, a number that has been exceeded in the history of the program.
In the past, Memphis has also had an elite veterinary school program in its veterinary program.
The UMC Vet School was founded in the 1920s and has over 200 students each year operating in the veterinary specialty.
In 2014, the MACH was named one of the Top 5 veterinary schools in the world by the ACVS.
In 2015, it was ranked one of 5 top veterinary schools and one of 4 veterinary schools to have the best overall graduation rate.
The Veterinary College is one of six medical schools in Memphis that also have a top 10 ranking.
The medical school is located in the University of Tennessee Medical Center (UTMC), the oldest institution of higher education in the Southeast.
According to UMC, the medical school’s goal is to improve the health and well-being of all patients, not only the vets who work at the hospital.
The University of Mississippi is one among the top veterinary medical schools and is one in a number accredited veterinary medical programs in America.
The School of Veterinary Medicine, which includes veterinary medicine and allied health, has more than 40 schools, including more than 20 accredited veterinary medicine schools.
The school’s veterinary medicine department is also accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACMCE).
The School is ranked #2 in the national list of top veterinary colleges by the Institute of Medicine.
Other top veterinary programs include University of Southern Mississippi, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and St. Vincent’s University.
In addition to top performing animal and veterinary programs, Memphis is home to many of the world’s best universities.
There is also a strong and growing reputation for the arts and entertainment in the metropolitan area.
The city has hosted many major events, including the Super Bowl, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Grammies, and many other popular music festivals and events.
In 2014 and 2015, Memphis hosted the Summer Olympics and hosted the Superbowl