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Kimberly-Schmidt

Kim Schmidt

Program Director, Veterinary Technology - Larimer County Campus


Kim received her certification as a Veterinary Technician from Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Denver. After graduation, she worked at Alameda East Veterinary Hospital in the surgery department. During her time at Alameda East, she developed a passion for monitoring and administering anesthesia and participating in the operating room as a scrub nurse. Upon leaving Alameda East, Kim decided to pursue her passion for surgery and moved to northern Colorado to work for Flatiron Veterinary Specialists. There, she furthered her skills in the surgery department and became a part of the managerial team. In 2006, while working for Flatiron Veterinary Specialists, Kim began teaching part time at Front Range Community College’s Veterinary Technology Program. At FRCC, she discovered a new and exciting passion for teaching and joined the full-time faculty in 2008.

Courses Taught

  • Exotic Animal Husbandry and Handling
  • Surgical Nursing
  • Humane Treatment & Handling
  • Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians

Teaching Experience

2008 - Present     Faculty, Veterinary Technology, Front Range Community College
2006 - 2008         Part-time Instructor, Veterinary Technology, Front Range Community College

Education

Bel-Rea Institute Veterinary Technician Training, Veterinary Technician. A. A. S., 2000 

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