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News and Updates, May 2017

Faculty and Staff

  • When he’s not teaching anatomy, Christopher Walker is helping to decode the human family tree. https://goo.gl/fdb1R0
  • Glenn Cruse’s innovative research attacking allergies at their source could help animals and humans. goo.gl/6dPjWI
  • Steve Marks discusses how snakes pose danger to pets during summer with WRAL. https://goo.gl/q4ZW3X
  • The Veterinary Hospital partners with Duke to perform a rare heart operation on a dog. https://goo.gl/jXIAhI
  • An 8-year-old Philadelphia girl is the first to try a promising cancer drug developed by Ken Adler. https://goo.gl/wjEEb5
  • A look at our work with NC State Extension and Fort Bragg to provide farm training to U.S. soldiers. https://goo.gl/PHNanr
  • The Veterinary Hospital’s hyperthyroid cat clinic revives the feline spirit. https://goo.gl/69sBSR
  • Shweta Trivedi, VetPac adviser and CVM admissions committee member, takes home a Chancellor’s Creating Community Award. goo.gl/jL5fzd

Alumni and Students

  • Students, faculty honored at 33rd annual CVM awards banquet. goo.gl/jyjALN
  • Class of 1999’s Wendy Ying interviews her former dean, Oscar Fletcher, on her radio program. goo.gl/hvQseQ
  • NC State’s 10th class of Goodnight Scholars includes three students coming to the CVM in the fall, a new record. https://goo.gl/hFSWQx
  • House Salmon wins the inaugural CVM House Cup. goo.gl/iM2LXR
  • Graduate student Danielle Mzyk honored for her pet adoption volunteer work. https://goo.gl/q4ZW3X
  • Former intern Sarah Blackwell featured in U.S. News and World Report for her on-the-road vet service. https://goo.gl/Qy6qtO
  • Class of 2020’s Dallas Clontz one of two students nationally awarded an Elanco Memorial Scholarship. https://goo.gl/uzxlW9

Donors and Support

  • CVM accounting technician CarLotta Mitchell’s salute to her beloved dog Sergeant Mitchell. goo.gl/mQp8x2
  • NC State alum Kathryn Hair’s love and passion for animals connects her to the CVM. https://goo.gl/bFzsDA
  • Oscar the African grey parrot treated for skin cancer thanks to a generous grant from the Petco Foundation. https://goo.gl/dfgDj6