Center for Animal Welfare Science

News & Events

  • Save the Date for the CAWS Spring Symposium

  • The second annual CAWS Spring Symposium will be held on May 18th, 2016 at Purdue University. Save the date and we hope to see you there.
  • Spring Travel Grant

  • Congratulations to our Spring Travel Grant Awardees: Chris Byrd, Jiaying Hu, Shankar Yadav, and FeiFei Yan!

    fei award picFeifei Yan received the Certificate of Excellence for Presentation at the annual  Poultry Science Association meeting, 2015.  Feifei was awarded a 2015 CAWS graduate student travel scholarship to attend the meeting.  Her research, done under the direction of CAWS member, Dr. Heng Wei Cheng (USDA ARS LBRU) and Patricia Hester (An SC), focuses on the effect of dietary supplementation of probiotics on performance and skeletal health of laying hens.  Congratulations to Feifei and her advisors on this notable achievement!


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Contact the Center for Animal Welfare Science

Director: Dr. Candace Croney
Phone: 765-496-6665

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, 625 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, (765) 494-7607

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