Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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Awards and Recognition
Article ItemAbdelhamid awarded 'Nutrients" Travel Award in Nutritional Immunology , article
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology Ph.D. student Leila Abdelhamid received the Nutrients Travel Award in Nutritional Immunology for 2021. Abdelhamid's research in the Luo Lab explores the complex cellular and molecular pathways of how vitamin A modulates the inflammation-associated with systemic autoimmunity.
Article ItemTimothy Bolton awarded Zoetis Distinguished Veterinary Teacher Award , article
The Zoetis award is a nationally recognized honor for a faculty member at each veterinary school in the United States. This award is given to a faculty member who has demonstrated leadership and character; teaching ability as demonstrated by the caliber of instruction and responsiveness to the needs of students. Faculty members are nominated by their students.
Article ItemVeterinary student is commissioned into the U.S. Public Health Service and wins elite internship in a nationwide competition , article
William Boyd, a fourth-year public and corporate Doctor of Veterinary Medicine student also enrolled in the Masters of Public Health Program, was recently commissioned as an Ensign in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps (USPHS). He will join an elite team of more than 6,000 public health professionals.
Article ItemDahlgren named Outstanding Faculty Mentor by Virginia Tech Graduate School , article
The Virginia Tech Graduate School recognized Professor of Large Animal Surgery Linda Dahlgren as an Outstanding Faculty Mentor.
Article ItemVeterinary college's dean, Dan Givens, receives honor from Auburn University , article
Dan Givens, dean of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine (VMCVM), was recently honored with a prestigious award from his alma mater and the university for which he previously served on faculty and as an administrator.
Article ItemFranchini receives 2021 Journal of Veterinary Cardiology Young Investigator Award , article
Alessandra Franchini, a Ph.D. candidate in small animal medicine and surgery and a researcher in the Comparative Cardiovascular Laboratory, received the 2021 Journal of Veterinary Cardiology Young Investigator Award for the best original study published in the journal during the period of June 2019 through June 2021.
Article ItemVA-MD Vet Med laboratory support services earn Green Office Certification , article
VA-MD Vet Med laboratory support services — Lab Support and Sterilization Services at Phase 2, Lab Support and Sterilization Services at Integrated Life Sciences Building, and Lab Support and Sterilization Services at the Center for One Health Research — earned Green Office Certification from the Virginia Tech Office of Sustainability.
Article ItemWilliam “Bill” Pierson, professor emeritus at the veterinary college honored with national avian disease award , article
Bill Pierson was recently honored with a national award for a career devoted to mentorship, avian disease research and biosecurity. Pierson was named the 2022 recipient of the Bruce W. Calnek Applied Poultry Research Achievement Award, given by the American Association of Avian Pathologists.