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Article ItemBoehringer Ingelheim donates vaccines, medications for veterinary college shelter medicine program , article
Pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health is donating a replenishing supply of vaccines and medications for use at two regional animal shelters by Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine students assisting staff during clerkships.
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 ItemChris Byron named new head of Large Animal Clinical Sciences amid equine crisis , article
The Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine has named associate professor of large animal surgery Chris Byron as the next head of the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences.
Article ItemNew cows at veterinary college enhance learning , article
The cows have come home. The Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine recently welcomed several new residents—residents of the bovine variety. The college is now home to 21 dairy cows who will aid in the education of veterinary students.
Article ItemVeterinary college students help provide safe, affordable spay/neuter services to help end pet overpopulation in Southwest Virginia , article
There is an intense focus, but also cheerfulness, amid the whir and hum in the operating room at the back of Mountain View Humane Spay/Neuter Clinic in Christiansburg, Virginia. Dogs and cats have been brought by clients, by shelters, and by the regional Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) for low-cost spay and neuter surgeries, performed by Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine students under the supervision of faculty.
Article ItemFARAD center helps keeps food safe from drug residue , article
Since 2018, the FARAD center at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine works in tandem with centers in universities across the country to ensure drug residues don’t end up on your plate.
Article ItemLlamas back on farm doing well after emergency C-section at Veterinary Teaching Hospital , article
A pregnant llama with a twisted uterus. Even with the best of care, there are a lot of things that can go wrong when an emergency Caesarean section is needed in that situation.
Article ItemNappier publishes in Frontiers in Veterinary Science , article
Nappier, Michael (DSACS); Corrigan, Virginia (former DACS); Borowski, Shelby (DPHS) published "Veterinary Medical Student Perceptions of Companion Animal Primary Care as a Career Choice Over an Academic Year" in Frontiers in Veterinary Science.
Article ItemProduction Management Medicine Faculty Members Earn Board Certification , article
Over the past year, two members of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine’s Production Management Medicine team became board certified by the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine and the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, respectively. Recent diplomates Sierra Guynn and Hollie Schramm, both clinical assistant professors, put in countless hours of study and hard work to achieve these accomplishments.
Article ItemFormer police dog Thor swallows hard for holidays, receives compassionate, life-saving care at Veterinary Teaching Hospital , article
It’s much easier to get a cloth elf and a plush teddy bear chew toy into a dog than to get them out. But out they came, thanks to the combined efforts of more than 20 personnel at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, within the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, just before the holiday break. Thor’s care was financed by compassionate care donations through Paws of Honor and the Veterinary Teaching Hospital Working & Service Dog support fund.
Article ItemSmall Animal Theriogenology Residency funded at Veterinary Teaching Hospital , article
VA-MD Vet Med has been awarded its second grant from the American Kennel Club/AKC Canine Health Foundation, Inc./Theriogenology Foundation Small Animal Theriogenology Residency Program. The college's Veterinary Teaching Hospital has a large theriogenology caseload that provides learning opportunities and hands-on experience to students. In addition, a three-year master’s degree program enables more-involved research projects and longer training in clinical theriogenology.
Article ItemVeterinary Teaching Hospital names 2022 Staff Members of the Year , article
The Veterinary Teaching Hospital of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine recently named its Staff Members of the Year. Those honored include Amanda Conrad, cardiology technician in the small animal clinic; Missy Stillinger, anesthesia technician in diagnostic imaging and support services; Jenny Robinson, fiscal technician in the business office; and Katie Reuss, lead veterinary technician in the large animal clinic.