ISSN: 2223-2133 (Online), 1815-8986 (Print)
Vol. 10, Number 1/2, December 2010
Increasing Knowledge Transfer in the Veterinary Profession
Golda Dennis
The information age is characterized by sweeping technological advancements that enable us to create, process and apply new knowledge at an unprecedented rate. One observed outcome is the accelerated pace of innovation particularly in the field of biomedical sciences. However as various professions within the field respond to world demands, knowledge loss has become a significant threat to future innovation. How then do we maximize the impact of the valuable knowledge stock that resides in our experts? One way is to create new knowledge by transforming existing knowhow. 1 In the field of Knowledge Management, this is known as Knowledge Transfer.