Diana Lehigh

Residential Faculty - Veterinary Technology

Veterinary Technology

Office: MCC Other - Room: VTL

480-461-7384

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM11:00 AM - 2:00 PM   

Online

Online

   
By appointmentBy appointment   

Office hours will be held virtually by appointment only. Students enrolled in the Veterinary Technology Program, or currently enrolled in VET101 Introduction to Veterinary Technology, can schedule office hour appointments through the Canvas calendar.

Classes Taught

Summer 2022

VET250AA Veterinary Technician Internship 0.5 Credits
Provides Veterinary Technology program students with off-campus clinical experience in a small animal general veterinary practice. Opportunity for practical application and development of knowledge, skills, and abilities acquired in program coursework. Exposure to practice philosophies, methodologies, and real-life situations requiring critical thinking and decision-making abilities. Includes instruction and evaluation by veterinarians or veterinary technicians guided by the American Veterinary Medical Association's Veterinary Technology Student Essential and Recommended Skills list.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in VET112, VET132, and VET151.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
16305
Dobson Campus
TBA
Independent Study
Lab
05/31/2022 - 08/04/2022

Class Started

VET250AD Veterinary Technician Internship 0.5 Credits
Continuing practical application and mastery of knowledge, skills, and abilities in the selected clinical setting. Exposure to practice philosophies, methodologies, and real-life situations requiring critical thinking and decision-making abilities. Includes instruction and evaluation by veterinarians or veterinary technicians guided by the American Veterinary Medical Association's Veterinary Technology Student Essential and Recommended Skills list.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in VET250AC or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
16307
Dobson Campus
TBA
Independent Study
Lab
05/31/2022 - 08/04/2022

Class Started

Fall 2022

VET140 Animal Care Skills II 2 Credits
Practical application of animal care skills and principles of animal care and management using techniques and knowledge learned in the veterinary technology classes. Students expand their animal care knowledge, skills and abilities to include skills needed to be successful in clinical internships.
Prerequisites. None. Corequisites: VET150 or VET151 and admission to the Veterinary Technology program.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30646
MC OFFSITE
Veterinary Teaching Laboratory
In Person
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

1 of 24
Seats Available

VET200 Veterinary Clinical Pathology Methods 3 Credits
Fundamental studies of laboratory techniques and procedures involved in evaluating veterinary clinical samples. Includes hematology, urinalysis, hemostasis, blood biochemistry and enzymology, serology, cytology, and parasitology. The veterinary technician's role in sample collection, sample storage and handling, and performance of analytic procedures. Use of laboratory equipment, laboratory safety and management, and quality control.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BIO205 or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: VET223.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30176
Dobson Campus
Live Online
Hybrid
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
Mo
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Open

9 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Lecture is Live Online and labs are in person. Students may contact instructor at diana.lehigh@mesacc.edu

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 30176 must also register for one of .

30177
MC OFFSITE
Veterinary Teaching Laboratory
Hybrid
Lab
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
7:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Closed

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Lecture is Live Online and labs are in person. Students may contact instructor at diana.lehigh@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 30177 must also register for .
30178
MC OFFSITE
Veterinary Teaching Laboratory
Hybrid
Lab
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
11:00 AM - 1:50 PM

Open

1 of 8
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Lecture is Live Online and labs are in person. Students may contact instructor at diana.lehigh@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 30178 must also register for .
VET201 Animal Care Skills III 2 Credits
Practical application of animal care skills and principles of animal care and management using techniques and knowledge learned in the veterinary technology classes. Students expand their animal care knowledge, skills and abilities to include skills needed to be successful in clinical internships.
Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: VET210 and VET240 and admission to the Veterinary Technology program.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30647
MC OFFSITE
Veterinary Teaching Laboratory
In Person
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

4 of 18
Seats Available

VET210 Animal Nursing II 2 Credits
Instruction in and hands-on application of techniques of veterinary nursing care, patient assessment, equipment operation, diagnostic sample collection, and medical treatment. Physical examination, clinical nutrition, and reproductive management of the dog and cat. Operation of E.C.G. and anesthetic machine. Fluid therapy, wound therapy, and bandaging. Surgical instruments and packs. Common diagnostic and therapeutic procedures on animals.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (VET112 and VET151) or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30179
MC OFFSITE
Live Online
Hybrid
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
Mo
11:30 AM - 1:20 PM

Open

10 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Lecture is Live Online and Labs are In Person. Students may contact instructor at diana.lehigh@mesacc.edu

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 30179 must also register for one of .

30180
MC OFFSITE
Veterinary Teaching Laboratory
Hybrid
Lab
08/25/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
7:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Closed

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Lecture is Live Online and Labs are In Person. Students may contact instructor at diana.lehigh@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 30180 must also register for .
30201
MC OFFSITE
Veterinary Teaching Laboratory
Hybrid
Lab
08/25/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
11:00 AM - 1:50 PM

Open

2 of 8
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Lecture is Live Online and Labs are In Person. Students may contact instructor at diana.lehigh@mesacc.edu

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 30201 must also register for .

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