Shaping the Future of Veterinary Medicine
The department provides learning opportunities within the four-year veterinary curriculum and through continuing education for practitioners. Within the Veterinary Hospital, faculty and staff provide care for patients, teach veterinary students, and provide advanced training for interns and residents.
Faculty are very active in research programs to improve the health and welfare of animals and people. The Comparative Biomedical Sciences graduate program allows graduate students to focus their research in the areas of cell biology, infectious diseases, pharmacology, pathology, and population medicine. Other graduate programs with which departmental faculty are affiliated include programs in immunology, physiology, toxicology and functional genomics.
North Carolina State University invites applications for the position of Department Head of the Department of Clinical Sciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Clinical Sciences in the News
CVM Study Reveals a Key Way Your Gut Battles Infections
NC State College of Veterinary Medicine researchers have uncovered a new defense mechanism used by the gut against the parasite Cryptosporidium parvum, one of the leading causes of childhood diarrhea in developing countries. In the study, which used a pig model, the researchers found that at the peak of Cryptosporidium infections, epithelial cells lining the
New CVM Canine Health Studies Receive Morris Animal Foundation Funding
Two innovative canine health studies at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine have been awarded funding by the Morris Animal Foundation. The organization announced Tuesday that it’s supporting a CVM project that’s developing a test that quickly gauges the severity and prognosis of central nervous system injuries in dogs. The two-year study is helmed
News and Updates, September 2019
At the inaugural NC State Animal Health Hackathon, students will offer new solutions to pressing animal industry problems over just one weekend. ow.ly/26It50vVeXZ 33 CVM students named Annable Scholars this academic year, receiving scholarships covering up to half of tuition and fees. ow.ly/Cshl50vW3iC Francess Blake and Alexis Roach met in preschool. Now, the best friends