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Cultural competence in veterinary practice

Virginia Kiefer DVM1, Karen Burns Grogan DVM, MAM, DACPV2, Jenifer Chatfield DVM3, Jennafer Glaesemann DVM4, William Hill DVM, MPH, DACLAM5, Blair Hollowell DVM6, Jason Johnson DVM, MS, DACT7, Douglas Kratt DVM8, Rebecca Stinson DVM9, and Kelvin Urday DVM10
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  • 1 Animal Medical Hospital, 3832 Monroe Rd, Charlotte, NC 28205
  • | 2 Chicken Scratch LLC, 2133 Floral Ridge Dr, Dacula, GA 30019
  • | 3 4J Conservation Center, 38316 Mickler Rd, Dade City, FL 33523
  • | 4 Blue Valley Veterinary Clinic, 3345 US 136, Beatrice, NE 68310
  • | 5 Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996
  • | 6 Great Neck Veterinary Clinic, 2248 Ebb Tide Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
  • | 7 Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary and Comparative Medicine, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN 37752
  • | 8 Central Animal Hospital Inc, 840 2nd Ave S, Onalaska, WI 54650
  • | 9 Carolina Equine Hospital, 6445 B Carmon Rd, Gibsonville, NC 27249
  • | 10 Veterinary Clinic of the Mineral Area, 4730 Flat River Rd, Farmington, MO 63640

Contributor Notes

The authors were all members of the 2012–2013 AVMA Future Leaders Program.

Address correspondence to Dr. Kiefer (virginiakiefer@gmail.com).