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Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine eNewsletter

Archive for the ‘Facilities’ Category

Dryden Gets New Lab, Classroom and Cosmetics

Friday, October 11th, 2013

Class of 1983 checks out updated multi-media classroom.

Proposed Expansion of Magruder Moves Forward

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Faculty at the OSU College of Veterinary Medicine recently voted to support a proposed $13 million expansion of Magruder Hall. The project has several objectives: Accomodate a proposed increase in student enrollment from 56 to 70 students Improve and expand instructional space with an updated Anatomy lab, new Microscopy lab, state-of-the-art surgery suite, and two […]

Last Chicken Feathers Swept Out of Dryden

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Built in 1927 as the OSU Poultry Science Building, Dryden Hall provided the only classroom space for the fledgling College of Veterinary Medicine prior to the building of Magruder Hall. It currently houses the Department of Biomedical Sciences, but until recently, the building hadn’t changed much in 85 years. This summer a massive remodeling of […]

New Equine Medicine Video

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

  The Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital now has a pair of videos on their website. The Small Animal Hospital video takes the viewer on a tour of the hospital from a dog’s-eye point of view, and has been on the website for nearly a year. Just last week, a new video featuring equine […]

New MRI Improves Treatment

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

A new MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) scanner at the OSU College of Veterinary Medicine enables clinicians in the  Lois Bates Acheson Teaching Hospital to conduct sophisticated imaging of an animal’s internal organs, spinal cord, ligaments and tissues. The instrument was donated by Stan and Judy Stearns who were the honored guests at a dedication ceremony for the new facility on Friday, Sept. […]

AAHA site visit a success

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

“We passed!” exclaimed Hospital Director Dr. Helen Diggs.  The triennial American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) accreditation site visit took place September 8 and was an overwhelming success. Six hospital services were individually evaluated as part of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital’s AAHA accreditation: Small Animal Medicine, Small Animal Surgery, Oncology, Cardiology, Anesthesiology, and Diagnostic Imaging. Other […]