August 11, 2019
CVM Students Awarded AAAP Scholarships
Several NC State College of Veterinary Medicine students picked up honors from the American Association of Avian Pathologists at the organization’s annual meeting last week in Washington. The Class of 2021’s Grayson Walker received a $5,000 AAAP Foundation/Merck Animal Health Veterinary Student Scholarship, awarded to veterinary students dedicated to poultry health. Walker is an alumnus
March 13, 2019
NC State, NC Horse Council Forge Partnership Focused on Equine Industry
The leadership of North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and the NC Horse Council met recently to discuss needs and opportunities for the state’s equine industry. The equine industry is a vital component of the North Carolina agricultural industry, providing a major contribution to the state’s
October 25, 2018
A Calculated Risk: Researchers Calculate Priority Index for Leptospirosis Risk in Brazil
Leptospirosis is a tropical, bacterial disease prevalent in South America. Last year an estimated one million illnesses and 58,900 deaths were caused by the disease worldwide...
October 1, 2018
New Conference Brings Veterinarians and Beekeepers Together
Two important issues came into focus during a recent two-day course offered by the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine’s Continuing Education program: the survival of the world’s honey bee population and the growing problem of antimicrobial resistance. The Honey Bee Veterinary Consortium Conference brought together experts from NC State, private industry and around the
September 24, 2018
CVM Invests in Financial Counseling for Students
Now, students are able to get critical financial advice on demand, whether through visiting his office on campus or through online financial toolkits. Graduates may also receive financial planning services as they launch...
July 29, 2018
Cheng Receives Grant for Heart Attack Repair Research
The American Heart Association has awarded a grant to NC State College of Veterinary Medicine’s Ke Cheng for research into repairing damage caused by a heart attack. The $300,000 Transformational Project Award funds a three-year study from Cheng, the CVM’s professor of regenerative medicine, exploring heart failure’s impact of the reparative ability stem cells, information
July 10, 2018
Breitschwerdt Awarded WSAVA Global One Health Award
Ed Breitschwerdt, a worldwide leader in infectious disease research and longtime NC State College of Veterinary Medicine clinician-scientist, has won the 2018 Global One Health Award from the World Small Animal Veterinary Association. Breitschwerdt, CVM professor of medicine and infectious diseases, shares the WSAVA award with Christopher Woods, a professor in Duke University’s medicine and
June 18, 2018
NC State CVM Chosen for New Admissions Diversity Program
The CVM was one of just three schools nationwide chosen by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges to take part in the organization’s pilot holistic admissions development program...
May 30, 2018
Reedy Creek Equine Farm Breaks Ground
NC State Veterinary Medicine took another step forward in its bold efforts to expand its equine program during a groundbreaking ceremony May 21 for the new Reedy Creek Equine Farm. The facility, located minutes from the CVM campus, will be a modern home for equine reproductive services and a shared space housing faculty and students
May 10, 2018
Animal Welfare Expert Grandin to Receive NC State Honorary Degree
Grandin’s honorary degree comes as the CVM seeks candidates for a new faculty position in global production animal welfare...