Awards and Recognition

Awards & Recognition

Dean Willie Reed with Dr. Joe Klopfenstein (PU DVM ’83), recipient of the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Award

PVM Alumni Awards

Distinguished Alumni Awards are presented annually at a special Awards Celebration, which is held as part of the Purdue Veterinary Medicine Fall Conference for Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians each September. Nominations are due by March 15, 2019. Nomination instructions and materials are available below. 

Distinguished Alumnus Award (for DVM alumni) 

Distinguished Veterinary Nursing Alumni Award (for veterinary technician and technologist alumni)

Other Awards and Recognition Received by Alumni

Dean Willie Reed with Dr. Jim Weisman (PU DVM ’97), recipient of the 2014 Weedon Faculty Recognition Award

PVM Faculty and Staff Awards

The following PVM awards honor outstanding Purdue Veterinary Medicine faculty and staff.

Awards for Outstanding Teaching

PVM Research Awards 

PVM Service and Engagement Awards

PVM Diversity and Inclusion Awards

PVM Outstanding Staff Awards


Other Awards

Awards for Faculty & Staff Conferred by Purdue University and Other Organizations

Our outstanding faculty and staff are also recognized by the larger Purdue University community and other organizations.  

Read about the various awards that our faculty and staff have received. 



Student Awards

Student Awards 

PVM recognizes and honors our outstanding students.

Veterinary Technology Student Awards

DVM Student Awards, Awards for Residents, Interns & Graduate Students

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