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Archive for May, 2017

New Video Introduces Small Animal Hospital

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

The video team at OSU Productions interviewed faculty and students, and filmed areas of the hospital that clients typically don’t see, to create a 3 minute video of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The video is posted on the hospital website where veterinarians, clients, and future clients can take a quick look behind the scenes.

Hospital Resident Wins OSU Award

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Dr. Elizabeth Collar, Ph.D candidate in diagnostic imaging, was recently selected for OSU’s MacVicar Scholar Award for her work on Carpal Bone Fracture in race horses. Her research demonstrated a connection between fractures and focal subchondral bone porosity. The MacVicar Award is given for quality research that impacts animal health. Dr. Collar will give a […]

Faculty Awards Celebrate Teaching and Research

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

At the CVM Awards Ceremony on May 24th, a stellar group of faculty received teaching and research awards. The Zoetis Distinguished Teacher Award was given to Dr. Dan Rockey, a professor in Biomedical Sciences where he teaches Veterinary Bacteriology and Mycology.  Dr. Rockey applies strategies both old and new to the teaching of infectious disease, […]

Students Take Home 300K in Scholarships

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

The CVM Student Awards Ceremony is an opportunity to recognize the many dedicated, high-working students who attend the OSU College of Veterinary Medicine. It is also a great way for the students to meet and thank the generous donors who provide their scholarships. This year, CVM advisory board member Rebecca Camden created her third scholarship […]

Diverse Skills Come In Handy At A Veterinary College

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

How do you examine the belly of a mini-horse? You either crawl around on the ground, or elevate the animal somehow. Dr. Jacob Mecham, CVM’s mobile equine veterinarian, faces this problem often. He investigated commercial animal lifts and found they cost several thousand dollars, and still weren’t well-suited to his needs. So he asked Steve […]

Class of 2017 Graduation

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

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