Faculty and Staff
September 21, 2017
Renowned Wildlife Pathologist to Speak at the CVM
Linda Lowenstine, one of the world’s leading wildlife pathology experts who has had immeasurable influence on the care of far-ranging animal species, will speak at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine on Oct. 5. Lowenstine’s talk, free and open to the public, is titled, “Sea lions, toxins, viruses and cancer: The importance of pathology
August 29, 2017
Barnes inducted into Avian Pathologists Hall of Honor
John Barnes, who has had a wide-ranging impact in field of poultry medicine and influenced generations of veterinarians for more than three decades at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, has been inducted into the American Association of Avian Pathologists hall of honor. Barnes, a professor of poultry health management, arrived at the CVM
August 28, 2017
News and updates, August 2017
Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news...
August 21, 2017
Cowabunga’s Incredible Journeys
Harrison Dudley knew he wanted to practice large animal medicine, but he also knew he lacked something very important: hands-on experience. “I did not grow up around cattle production, so as a student I felt like I had a lot of catching up to do,” he said. So during his first year at the NC
August 21, 2017
Dudley named NCVMA’s Young Veterinarian of the Year
The honor is given for, “outstanding medical, communication and leadership skills shown in less than five years of professional experience...
August 13, 2017
Lascelles Receives 2017 Excellence in Feline Research Award
Lascelles research has resulted in an increased recognition of how pain is diagnosed in the cat, how pain can be alleviated and reduced through early recognition, and how pain can be managed more thoughtfully and safely for cats with...
August 13, 2017
Breitschwerdt Receives AKC-CHF Canine Health Excellence Award
The nonprofit AKC-CHF singled out Breitschwerdt’s innovative, leading-edge research in infectious disease research that, “has advanced our knowledge of deadly pathogens that cross species barriers, contributing to both canine and...
August 9, 2017
A Passionate Commitment
If someone commits to investing the time, effort and financial sacrifice necessary to become a doctor of veterinary medicine or a Ph.D. — or both — it’s only natural to assume that person is passionate about what they do. That is most definitely the case with the faculty and clinicians at the NC State College
August 8, 2017
Looks that Thrill: CVM Excels in Research Image Contest
One is a stark look into the determined eyes of a farmer in Ethiopia working to eradicate disease that’s threatening livestock. The other, a hypnotic video showing the tiny beating heart of an embryonic zebrafish that could one day lead to new treatments for heart disease...
August 7, 2017
Guy Receives Phibro Lifetime Achievement Award
Guy was honored for his body of research work on infectious diseases of poultry, particularly his contributions related to the laryngotracheitis virus, a highly contagious infection that...