February 24, 2021
Campylobacter Strains Exchange Genes, Can Become More Virulent and Antibiotic Resistant
New CVM-led research finds that Campylobacter bacteria persist throughout poultry production – from farm to grocery shelves – and that two of the most common strains are exchanging genetic material.
January 20, 2021
Q&A: Director Sid Thakur on How NC State’s Global Health Program is Changing the World
Thakur talks about the importance of veterinarians to global health, the program’s plans for the future and why he’s optimistic that NC State can make a real difference in addressing the world’s most pressing health challenges.
November 11, 2020
Enterococcus Co-Infection Makes Colibacillosis Deadlier in Poultry, NC State Study Finds
Avian colibacillosis can cause septicemia, organ failure and death. The infection is estimated to cost the U.S. poultry industry millions of dollars a year in losses.
November 9, 2020
In Malawi, NC State Extends its Global Reach in Antimicrobial Resistance Fight
The CVM is joining forces with UNC Chapel Hill in a first-of-its-kind project to halt the spread of antimicrobial resistance in Malawi.
October 5, 2020
Global Health: Antimicrobial Resistance Tracking Programs Awarded New Funding
The funding supports the global GenomeTrakr program and the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System at the CVM.
June 10, 2020
Keelara Receives IAFP Young Investigator Award for Antimicrobial Resistance Research
The award will help Keelara advance his career in investigating antimicrobial resistance in foodborne pathogens, a pressing worldwide threat.
April 15, 2020
Cray Honored with NC State Outstanding Global Engagement Award
Since joining the college in 2014, Paula Cray has played an integral part in guiding the CVM to its place as a powerhouse in global health education and research.
March 17, 2020
CVM Global Health Program Awards New Research Grants
This year’s grant-winning projects track bacterial pathogens in India, refine animal welfare practices in Ecuador and assess childhood health in Ethiopia.
August 20, 2019
Thakur Launches International Group to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance
As bacteria worldwide continue to develop resistance to life-saving drugs, NC State College of Veterinary Medicine researchers are joining a new group of international scientists dedicated to finding new ways to fight back. The global partnership, co-led by Sid Thakur, director of global health at the CVM and NC State, is a collaboration between faculty
July 16, 2019
A New Discovery, An Unforgettable Research Experience
Valerie Nelson was just looking to see what it was like to work in a research lab. What she found will impact lives around the world. While taking part in the Veterinary Scholars Program last summer at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, Nelson made an unexpected discovery. She had never worked in a