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

PVM Small Animal Internal Medicine Specialist Warns Pet Owners about the Severity of Antifreeze Poisoning

November 10, 2017 - As temperatures outside get cooler, Dr. Sarah Steinbach, Purdue Veterinary Medicine assistant professor of small animal internal medicine, reminds pet owners to beware of a poisonous substance most households have right in the garage. Read the full story.

Zombie Breakout in Lynn Hall Benefits One Health Week

November 10, 2017 - Would you want a veterinarian on your team during a zombie apocalypse? According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, there are several ways in which veterinary training prepares a person for such an event. Read the full story.

PVM Alumna Draws Crowd for Coppoc One Health Lecture

November 10, 2017 - On the eve of International One Health Day, Purdue Veterinary Medicine alumna Regina Tan (PU DVM '99), an epidemiologist with extensive experience in public health, gave the fourth annual Coppoc One Health Lecture November 2 in Lynn 1136. Read the full story.

Grants Fund Research Led by PVM Faculty Member to Repurpose Blu-ray Technology to Diagnose Early-stage Cancer

November 3, 2017 - Purdue University researchers, including Dr. J. Paul Robinson, SVM Professor of Cytomics in Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Basic Medical Sciences, have received nearly $200,000 in state and federal grants for a project that seeks to repurpose high-definition Blu-ray technology to diagnose early-stage cancers and monitor their treatments. Read the full story.

PVM Students and Faculty in Spotlight at Annual Veterinary History Society Meeting

November 3, 2017 - As detailed in an article in the October 15 issue of the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA), the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine was well-represented at the 2017 annual meeting of the American Veterinary Medical History Society (AVMHS). Read the full story.

Keep Your Pets Safe on “Howloween” by Being Mindful of the F.E.A.R. Factor

October 27, 2017 - With scary costumes and tempting candy abounding, Halloween can be a frightening time for pet owners – and a risky time for pets, too. Read the full story.

Ophthalmology Tech’s Hard-work Provides Framework for Specialty Academy

October 27, 2017 - Veterinary technicians in the field of ophthalmology can now be recognized as specialists by the Academy of Veterinary Ophthalmic Technicians (AVOT). Read the full story.

SCAVMA and VOICE Raise Nearly $2,250 to Benefit United for Puerto Rico

October 27, 2017 - Purdue’s chapter of the Student American Veterinary Medical Association (SCAVMA) and Veterinarians as One Inclusive Community for Empowerment (VOICE) teamed up for a voluntary effort fundraiser October 6-11 to benefit Hurricane María and Hurricane Irma relief efforts. Read the full story.

Fab Friday Benefits Almost Home Humane Society

October 27, 2017 - Purdue’s Veterinarians as One Inclusive Community for Empowerment (VOICE) partnered with Purdue’s LGBTQ Center recently to host Fab Friday to benefit the Almost Home Humane Society in Lafayette. Read the full story.

PVM Hosts Coppoc One Health Lecture with Focus on Food at Schools Nov. 2

October 27, 2017 - The fourth annual Coppoc One Health Lecture, which will be held November 2 in Lynn 1136, will feature a talk entitled, 'School Food Defense Framework: One Medicine Concepts in Action.' Read the full story.

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