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Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
SCAVSAB
Purpose:
To introduce and discuss current behavioral issues including, but not limited to, companion, domestic, and exotic animals.
To promote the human-animal bond and its impact on human and animal welfare and wellbeing.
To foster our parent organization's mission, "to promote the understanding of applied animal behavior through collaborative, scientific efforts that foster compassionate and respectful interactions with animals" among the veterinary students and faculty of Texas A&M University.
Year Founded:
2014
Membership Dues:
$15 per year
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
Veterinary School

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Lance Wheeler
Public Contact E-mail Address:
lrwheeler@cvm.tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
(817) 403-7513

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://vetmed.tamu.edu/scavma/animal-behavior
Organization E-mail Address:
behaviorclub@cvm.tamu.edu

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
1-30
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per year
Fundraising Events:
Once per year
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Off-Campus Social Events:
Never
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Three or more times per semester
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per year
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never