[Chicago, IL, January 4, 2024] – The International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care (IAAHPC) is thrilled to announce the establishment of its newest Student Chapter at Lone Star College. This significant milestone reflects the growing interest and commitment to advancing the field of animal hospice and palliative care among the next generation of veterinary professionals.
Led by the dedicated student leader, Hannah Hudson, the Lone Star College Student Chapter is set to bring a fresh perspective and enthusiasm to the field. Hudson expressed her excitement about the new chapter, stating, “We are thrilled to be a part of the IAAHPC family and are eager to enhance our end-of-life care skills. This opportunity allows us to contribute meaningfully to the field and make a positive impact on the lives of animals in need.”
The establishment of the Lone Star College Student Chapter aligns with IAAHPC’s mission to promote excellence in animal hospice and palliative care through education, collaboration, and support. Dr. Karin Christopher, the President of IAAHPC for 2024, shared her excitement about the new addition to the association, saying, “It’s inspiring to see the dedication of the next generation of professionals in our field. IAAHPC is committed to supporting the students at Lone Star College as they develop their skills and knowledge in end-of-life care.”
IAAHPC, as the parent chapter, is enthusiastic about extending its support to the Lone Star College Student Chapter. The association recognizes the importance of nurturing the educational and professional growth of students interested in animal hospice and palliative care. This new chapter provides a platform for students to collaborate, share insights, and expand their understanding of compassionate care for animals facing the end of life.
The Lone Star College Student Chapter is poised to contribute to the broader community of animal care professionals, adding valuable perspectives and skills to the field of animal hospice and palliative care. As they embark on this exciting journey, the IAAHPC community looks forward to witnessing the positive impact these students will make in promoting compassionate end-of-life care for animals.
For more information about the International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care, please visit www.IAAHPC.org.
About IAAHPC: The International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care (IAAHPC) is a global association dedicated to promoting knowledge and compassionate care for animals facing the end of life. Through education, collaboration, and support, IAAHPC strives to advance the field of animal hospice and palliative care.
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A membership organization, IAAHPC is open to any person who would like to contribute to a constructive discussion as we learn from each others experience.