NC State Veterinary Medicine News and Updates, October 2021

Faculty and Staff

  • Lysa Posner named CVM assistant dean of student development.
  • The CVM’s global health program, led by Sid Thakur, is highlighted by NC State’s Office of Research and Innovation.
  • Steve Marks offers tips on keeping pets safe this Halloween.
  • Thanks to recent staff additions, the NC State Veterinary Hospital has expanded its life-saving extracorporeal services.
  • Go behind the scenes of a bear physical at Durham’s Museum of Life and Science with our exotics team.

In the Spotlight

In the fall 2021 edition of the CVM magazine The Oath, we take a look at inclusion within the veterinary profession and our own college, Dean Lunn’s legacy, the plans for our new equine hospital and more. Read our full fall magazine here:

Donors and Support

  • The newly launched Terrence Curtin Society honors the CVM’s founding dean’s legacy and vision.

Alumni and Students

  • Wondwossen Gebreyes (Ph.D., 2001) elected to the National Academy of Medicine.
  • The class of 2025’s Jenna Viveiros receives the 2021 Pre-Veterinary Leadership Award from the American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges.
  • The Technician features the work of the student-led Turtle Rescue Team.
  • Sydney Desmarais (DVM, 2007) and her Lone Peak Veterinary Hospital featured in the Lone Peak Lookout.