Dr. Tyler Foreman
Dr. Foreman graduated from Texas A&M in 2010 with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. He then completed a one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Veterinary Specialty Center of South Florida in 2011. For the next four years, he worked for a large small animal practice in the heart of Dallas. During his time there, he helped grow the practice into a 24-hour facility as well as serve as a transitioning veterinarian in one of their satellite acquisitions. In 2015, he enrolled in the full-time MBA program at UT Dallas while continuing to practice medicine on a part-time basis. In the Summer of 2016, he started as an intern in the PetWell Partners business office before getting hired on as the head of recruiting and a member of the Transition Team. The best part of his job is getting to speak with veterinary students. He is an avid reader, dog lover and super fan of all things Star Wars and Houston sports.
Topic #1: Specialization vs. General Practice
Description: The discussion focuses on the pros/cons of going into specialized medicine after graduation with a particular focus on the financial aspects.
Topic #2: Financial Statement Analysis
Description: The discussion reviews the three most common financial statements in business with real examples of how they are used to manage a practice.
Topic #3: Career Development and Leadership
Description: The discussion touches on all the various jobs and career opportunities available to veterinarians and how to build the necessary qualities for those positions.
Topic #4: Job Searching and Negotiation
Description: The discussion focuses on the resources and methods veterinarians use to search for jobs.
Topic #5: Practice Efficiency and Lean Six Sigma
Description: The discussion is an introduction to Lean Six Sigma methodology and how it can be used to make clinical medicine more efficient.
Speaker Fees: None.