News and Updates, March 2017

Faculty and Staff

  • Teddy, a Boston terrier rescue puppy, gets a second chance with prosthetic paws from the Veterinary Hospital.
  • A study from Jody Gookin and colleagues looks into the pressing challenges of feline trichomonosis.
  • Lauren Schnabel, C. Scott Bailey awarded equine research grants.
  • Former instructor David Malarkey is tracking dangerous chemical substances for the NIH.
  • Matthew Breen discusses studying cancer in dogs to help detection and treatment in humans.
  • Allen Cannedy receives the Iverson Bell Award at the Association of American Veterinary Medical College’s 2017 conference Washington.


Alumni and Students

  • Comparative biomedical sciences graduate student Tyler Allen earns a first place prize at the NC State Graduate Student Research Symposium.
  • Nine students receive 2017 Zoetis scholarships for academic excellence and commitment to veterinary medicine.
  • Four students receive American Veterinarian Medical Foundation/Merck scholarships.