March 28, 2018
Spring 2018 The Oath Magazine
Every day the CVM celebrates innovation, determination and courage. The stories in the latest edition of the Oath reflect that spirit. There’s the groundbreaking cancer research of student Tyler Allen and striking portraits of cancer survivors. There’s the tenacity of our equine surgeons, the power of veterinary scholarships and a unique approach to teaching communication skills. As
March 23, 2018
Grad Student’s Groundbreaking Equine Research Garners Funding
NC State College of Veterinary Medicine graduate student Jessica Gilbertie is the winner of the 2018 Elaine and Bertram Klein Career Development Award from the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation. The award provides a one-year salary supplement of $15,000 for promising equine medicine researchers. Gilbertie, cited for her study of platelet lysate therapy for infectious arthritis,
March 13, 2018
CVM Grad Students Set to Compete in Research Symposium
The College of Veterinary Medicine is well represented at this year’s NC State Graduate Student Research Symposium, a showcase of outstanding graduate-level work from across the university. At the symposium, open to the public from 1 to 5:30 p.m. March 21 at the McKimmon Center, NC State graduate students present posters representing a range of
January 29, 2018
Student Voice: The Power of Veterinary Mentorship
Of all the items that I keep in my wallet, a particular business card holds special significance. The paper is smudged; the edges look worn. I cannot remember how many times I have lost it. When I show people the card, I always explain why it’s so important. Ten years ago, I worked at the
January 21, 2018
CVM Grad Student Tyler Allen Lands on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List
Tyler Allen has been named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list, which highlights visionaries in 20 different industries. Forbes singled him out for his research on how certain cancer and tumor cells exit the bloodstream to form new tumors...
November 19, 2017
Alumni Award Winner at the Forefront of Global Health
Wondwossen Gebreyes, a leading voice and innovative researcher in global health medicine, is the recipient of the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award from the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine. Gebreyes earned a Ph.D. in comparative biomedical sciences from the CVM in 2001 and was an assistant professor of epidemiology at the school for five years.
December 15, 2016
In Living Color
When Efraín Rivera-Serrano looks into his microscope he sees a world of color, miniature masterpieces of swirling and sweeping electric blues, greens and magentas...
November 3, 2016
A Devotion to Equine Stem Cell Research
Alix Berglund’s research, funded through a grant from the Morris Animal Foundation since 2016, is centered on making donor stem cells more reliable in equine therapy...
August 8, 2014
NC State College of Veterinary Medicine Researcher Recipient of 2014 Young Investigator Award
Elizabeth Lennon, a doctoral student in comparative biomedical sciences at North Carolina State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, is the recipient of the 2014 Young Investigator Award presented by the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Foundation. This marks the third time in the last four years that a NC State student