Scranton, Pennsylvania (March 25, 2015) — Penn Foster, a leader in career-focused online and blended education with a commitment to addressing the middle-skills gap in America, today announced Dr. James Hurrell, Director of Penn Foster’s Veterinary Academy, has been invited to join the Veterinary Team Brief Advisory Board.
“We conducted an intensive search for a new member for this assembly of bright and insightful minds in the veterinary management community,” said Michelle Munkres, Editorial Director of Veterinary Team Brief. “Dr. James Hurrell stood out to us as someone who has the skills, credentials and passion for education that has generated enthusiasm among our team and will also collaborate with us to further enrich the veterinary profession.”
The mission of Veterinary Team Brief is to be the undisputed leading resource for each veterinary team member to optimize patient care and practice success. As a member of the Veterinary Team Brief Advisory Board, Dr. Hurrell will provide input and feedback regarding the usefulness and credibility of our content, along with contribute ideas as to how content could be as applicable, relevant, and helpful as possible to today’s practice team.
Dr. Hurrell has been Director of Penn Foster’s Veterinary Academy, one of the leading animal health programs in the United States, for more than two years. For more information about Penn Foster’s Veterinary Academy, visit http://www.pennfoster.edu/programs-and-degrees/veterinary-studies.
About Penn Foster
Founded in 1890, Penn Foster has been a leader in career-focused distance and blended learning for 125 years through its high school, career school and college. Through direct enrollment by students as well as partnerships with schools and businesses, more than 13 million people have taken Penn Foster-enabled courses to further their education and better position them for life success. Today, Penn Foster enrolls more than 100,000 new students each year in programs designed to address the gap in middle skilled careers. Penn Foster combines affordable career-oriented education with a flexible delivery model ranging from pure play online to onsite blended learning solutions. For more information, visit www.pennfoster.edu