Category: Veterinary Technology

Stanbridge University Opens First Synthetic Surgical Canine Cadaver Lab for Veterinary Technician Training on the West Coast

Stanbridge University has opened a new Synthetic Canine Cadaver Lab with SynDaver Surgical Canines from SynDaver™ Labs. Stanbridge is the first institution on the West Coast to provide students in its Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology degree program with the ability to learn with synthetic cadavers. The iPad controlled cadavers feature life-like muscles, bones, […]

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Stanbridge College Unveils One of the Largest Virtual Reality Labs for Medical Training in the US Featuring zSpace Screen VR Technology

Stanbridge College Unveils One of the Largest Virtual Reality Labs for Medical Training in the US Featuring zSpace Screen VR Technology

Stanbridge College announced that they have opened one of the largest medical training virtual reality labs in the U.S. featuring zSpace virtual reality (VR) all-in-one computers. The lab features software provided by zSpace, as well as partner applications Cyber Science 3D™ and Cyber Anatomy™ that allows virtual dissection of human and animal anatomical models. As […]

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Pets and Fireworks Do Not Mix! Tips For This 4th of July

Pets and Fireworks Do Not Mix! Tips For This 4th of July

While 4th of July fireworks are a blast for us, they may be terrifying for our pets. To help combat anxiety for our animals during this time, experts from our Veterinary Technician program put together some helpful tips to help keep our furry friends safe: Keep your pet indoors! Do not take them to fireworks […]

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Stanbridge College Awarded NAVTA Student Chapter and Advisor of the Year

Stanbridge College Awarded NAVTA Student Chapter and Advisor of the Year

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Stanbridge Student Chapter of NAVTA Featured in National Journal

Stanbridge Student Chapter of NAVTA Featured in National Journal

An article written by Stanbridge Veterinary Technology student Erin Mertan was published in the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) Journal. Ms. Mertan, who serves as Secretary of the Stanbridge student chapter of NAVTA, is pictured below. The chapter has already held two successful fundraisers, hosted an ice cream social, and are developing […]

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Stanbridge College Veterinary Technology Program receives American Veterinary Medical Association accreditation

Stanbridge College’s Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology degree program received American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accreditation effective August 28, 2015. Accreditation by the AVMA represents the highest standard of achievement for veterinary medical education in the United States. Earning accreditation is viewed by the AVMA as “commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a […]

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Stanbridge College Students, Faculty, and Staff Raise $1507.42 for Free Wheelchair Mission

A plastic lawn chair. A bicycle wheel. Simple items that one might easily throw away are repurposed for remarkable use by a humanitarian nonprofit organization called Free Wheelchair Mission. Designed with limited resources in mind, and built using donated materials, Free Wheelchair Mission creates unique, durable wheelchairs and brings them to people with disabilities in […]

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Stanbridge College Named a 2015 School of Excellence, Awarded Top Honors in Student Services by ACCSC

Stanbridge College Named a 2015 School of Excellence, Awarded Top Honors in Student Services by ACCSC

Stanbridge College has been named a 2014-2015 School of Excellence by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). Stanbridge was honored along with 23 other schools, out of the 800 institutions that the ACCSC accredits. The award distinguishes ACCSC-accredited schools for their commitment to the expectations and rigors of the accreditation process, as […]

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Alumni Spotlight: 2015 Clara Barton Alumnus of the Year Award Winner Ismael Lopez

Alumni Spotlight: 2015 Clara Barton Alumnus of the Year Award Winner Ismael Lopez

Mr. Ismael Lopez, LVN, a 2009 Vocational Nursing graduate of cohort PTB, was recently awarded the 2015 Clara Barton Alumnus of the Year Award at the Stanbridge College Commencement Exercises. The award recognizes a graduate’s outstanding achievements, contributions, and leadership in the field of healthcare. Mr. Lopez has been the LVN Team Leader for the Head […]

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World’s First High-Fidelity Canine Patient Training Simulator Built By Cornell Professor at Stanbridge College

World’s First High-Fidelity Canine Patient Training Simulator Built By Cornell Professor at Stanbridge College

Stanbridge College has added the world’s first high-fidelity canine patient simulator for veterinary technician training to its Veterinary Technology Department. Dr. Daniel Fletcher, D.V.M, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Emergency and Critical Care of Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Sciences, built the manikin as a training simulator for veterinary technician students. The simulator enables students to […]

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