April 15, 2021
World Health Organization Launches Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Program Co-Developed at NC State
The CVM helped lead the protocol development as part of its role as a designated WHO collaborating center to combat AMR. The college is one of 18 centers worldwide focused on AMR.
March 25, 2021
Stepping Back To See Antimicrobial Resistance’s Big Picture
Dual DVM/Ph.D. student Annie Wang recently received a NIH fellowship to investigate potential evolutionary and ecological factors in AMR development.
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.