April 24, 2018
News and updates, April 2018
New master’s program between the CVM and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Gillings School of Public Health offers global health focus for veterinary students. https://goo.gl/UJNyGu WRAL interviews Ph.D. student Tyler Allen about his cancer research and Forbes 30 Under 30 recognition. https://goo.gl/RZ3p6K Team of first-year CVM students take home first place in
April 22, 2018
NC State Clinicians Testing New Treatment for Severe Bleeding
To be eligible for the trial, dogs must arrive at the veterinary hospital within 24 hours after experiencing bleeding from a severe injury or rupture of tumors in the abdominal cavity...
April 18, 2018
Bearded Dragon Offers Insight Into
Sometimes reading the articles on the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine website pays off in unexpected ways. That’s what happened to the Weiher-Getty family of Durham, the owners of an especially laid-back 6-year-old bearded dragon named Citrus, also affectionately known as “Ditty.” Five years ago, 9-year-old Deanna Weiher-Getty was involved in an informal pet share
April 11, 2018
The Future of Medicine
Ke Cheng's research may hold the key to repairing damaged cardiac tissue...
April 10, 2018
Courageous Guinea Pig Fights Cancer
There’s no question who the alpha is in Neil Horman’s family. It’s Muffin, the family’s 5-year-old guinea pig who shares a pen with her adoptive sister, Bunny, and keeps her in line. Muffin also manages to let her humans know what she wants and where she wants it. When she reached a certain age, she
April 5, 2018
NC State CVM Awarded 3 Winn Feline Foundation Research Grants
The CVM took home three of the 14 grants awarded...
April 2, 2018
A New Treatment Approach for Jenna
Jenna is a friendly 9-year-old mixed breed dog who helps her owner, Paul Rosenberg, run a small business, in Chapel Hill. Every day, she’s with Rosenberg in their shop, playing a key role in maintaining good customer relations — through tail wags and enthusiasm. After more than eight years on the job, though, Jenna began
March 28, 2018
Spring 2018 The Oath Magazine
Every day the CVM celebrates innovation, determination and courage. The stories in the latest edition of the Oath reflect that spirit. There’s the groundbreaking cancer research of student Tyler Allen and striking portraits of cancer survivors. There’s the tenacity of our equine surgeons, the power of veterinary scholarships and a unique approach to teaching communication skills. As
March 28, 2018
Open House 2018 Highlights
At this year’s event, visitors were able to do and see a bit of everything, from milking a cow and observing a live surgery, to learning about our groundbreaking...
March 27, 2018
News and updates, March 2018
Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news...