Stories published by the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, listed in chronological order.

Purdue Veterinarian Offers Tips to Manage Pets during July 4 Fireworks

June 27, 2017 - Though Fourth of July fireworks can be frightening to pets and farm animals, and cause them to react in ways that could lead to injuries, a Purdue veterinarian says there are numerous ways to protect companion animals during celebrations over the holiday weekend. Read the full story.

PVM Welcomes New Class of VTH Interns

June 23, 2017 - A new class of interns began their duties in Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital last Monday, June 12. Read the full story.

Register Now for the 2017 Purdue Veterinary Conference!

June 23, 2017 - It’s that time of year! Registration is now open for the 2017 Purdue Veterinary Conference, Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s annual event that provides continuing education (CE) opportunities for the entire veterinary team. Read the full story.

PVM Student Featured in JAVMA Article on Student Debt Relief

June 23, 2017 - A feature story in the June 15, 2017 issue of the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA) about federal legislation and student loan debt spotlights the circumstances facing William Willis of the Purdue DVM Class of 2020. Read the full story.

PVM Human-Animal Bond Experts Quoted in Time Magazine

June 23, 2017 - A recent Time magazine story headlined, 'Science Says Your Pet Is Good for Your Mental Health,' quoted two Purdue Veterinary Medicine faculty members: Dr. Alan Beck, director of the Center for the Human Animal Bond and the Dorothy N. McAllister professor of animal ecology; and Dr. Maggie O’Haire, assistant professor of human-animal interaction. Read the full story.

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Stephanie Thomovsky

June 23, 2017 - This week’s Vet Gazette Faculty Spotlight focuses on Dr. Stephanie Thomovsky, who has been promoted to clinical associate professor of veterinary neurology in Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. Read the full story.

BMS Researcher Finds Neurotoxin in Cigarette Smoke Worsens Pain in Spinal Cord Injuries

June 23, 2017 - Research led by Dr. Riyi Shi, who holds a joint appointment as professor of neuroscience and biomedical engineering in Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Basic Medical Sciences (BMS) and the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, has identified a key component in cigarette smoke that worsens pain in people with spinal cord injury. Read the full story.

Documentary Video about Pets and Cancer Features PVM Personalities

June 16, 2017 - A documentary video now available on YouTube about the success stories and promising prospects in the field of comparative oncology features two scholars with Purdue Veterinary Medicine ties. Read the full story.

New Comparative Pathobiology Department Head Named

June 16, 2017 - Purdue Veterinary Medicine Dean Willie Reed announced this week the appointment of Dr. Sanjeev Narayanan as the new head of the Department of Comparative Oncology, effective August 1. Dr. Narayanan currently serves as professor of diagnostic medicine and pathobiology at the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Read the full story.

PVM Postdocs Put Purdue in Win Column in Postdoc Challenge Competition

June 16, 2017 - Two postdoctoral researchers at Purdue University have been awarded $5,000 Postdoc Challenge grants from the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, and both are in the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine. Read the full story.

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