ON invests in veterinary training, creation of innovation cluster


The Government of Ontario has announced new funding to support multiple initiatives in the postsecondary sector. ON invested over 15M investment to address veterinary shortages in rural and northern communities through the creation of a new Collaborative Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program at the University of Guelph and Lakehead University. Additionally, the funding will support the creation of the Veterinary Incentive Program to encourage veterinary graduates to work in underserved parts of ON. The province also invested $294K into a one-year pilot project on intellectual property literacy involving Laurentian University, Lakehead, Nipissing University, and Trent University.

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