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Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

2016 Scholarship Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Award Available to Interns and First Year Residents

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

  The Western Veterinary conference is offering a $1,000 award to five recently graduated veterinarians who are enrolled in a formal internship or first-year residency in some aspect of food animal medicine, surgery, theriogenology, or epidemiology. Recipients will also receive an expense paid trip to the Western Veterinary Conference in Las Vegas in February 2014. […]

Pfefferkorn Helps Create Endowed Professorship

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

                            Glen Pfefferkorn, longtime friend and supporter of CVM, recently donated $250,000 to endow a professorship in camelid medicine at OSU, the first of it’s kind in the nation. It will also be the first endowed professorship at CVM. Now retired in […]

Collaborating on Public Health Earns CVM Prof Recognition

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

In support of the One Health Initiative, a world-wide movement to encourage collaboration between human and animal healthcare workers, CVM faculty are increasingly involved in environmental and public health issues. Aurora Villarroel, an epidemiologist and CVM Assistant Professor in the Rural Veterinary Practice, was recently appointed an adjunct faculty member in the College of Public […]

A Student’s View of the WVC

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

by Sami Pederson (Class of 2013) By day three of the Western Veterinary Conference, I already felt like it had been worth the trip. With two days left, I was blown away by everything learned and the people met. Vet schools all over the US (and Canada) are producing some seriously stellar students. My arrival […]

WVC scholarship recipient announced

Monday, October 10th, 2011

The Western Veterinary Conference (WVC) announced that it will provide a $1,000 scholarship to a third-year veterinary student at each of the 33 accredited North American veterinary colleges. Additionally, students will receive complimentary registration including travel and daily stipend to attend the 2012 Western Veterinary Conference in Las Vegas, Nev., February 19-23. Sami Pederson, class […]