News and Updates, June/July 2016

Faculty and Staff

  • Hiroyuki Mochizuki, (Molecular Biomedical Sciences), team of researchers find links between canine breed and increased risk for cell tumors. http://goo.gl/60rJwR
  • Professor of Toxicology David Dorman, (Molecular Biomedical Sciences), named a National Associate of the National Research Council of the National Academies. https://goo.gl/3X4B5R
  • Assistant Professor of Communication April Kedrowicz’s, (Clinical Sciences), study on veterinary medical students’ self-perception of communication published in the Journal of Veterinary Medical Education. http://goo.gl/MTqmuz
  • Pilot program offers Army soldiers and medics training in farm animal veterinary care. https://goo.gl/Krae5K
  • Dr. Duncan X. Lascelles, (Clinical Sciences), addresses healthy feline aging in special issue of the Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. https://goo.gl/9ziIFK
  • Professors Casey M. Theriot, (Population Health & Pathobiology), and Laurianne Van Landeghem, (Molecular Biomedical Sciences), awarded research grants from the Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and Disease. https://goo.gl/ixV56m
  • Neurology professor Karen Muñana, (Clinical Sciences), and Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Director Megan Jacob, (Population Health & Pathobiology), awarded grant for canine epilepsy research. https://goo.gl/Knw2nh

Alumni and Students

  • Doctoral candidate Danielle Mzyk represented CVM at the 2016 American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum in Denver. https://goo.gl/bzPcU0
  • The $50,000 Old Main Native American Indian Veterinarian Scholarship will help with education expenses of American Indian students at CVM. https://goo.gl/UvfQB3
  • The $50,000 Dr. Alfreda Johnson Webb Scholarship Award Endowment will benefit students from under-represented groups in veterinary medicine. https://goo.gl/WwHEjC