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Practice Management Training is Focus of New PVM-Krannert Collaboration

Purdue Veterinary Medicine and the Krannert School of Management have teamed-up to launch the Veterinary Practice Management Program (VPMP) to help veterinary professionals manage the business side of their practices. Read more

Campers "Wild" about 2013 Boiler Vet Camp!

The excitement was palpable in Lynn Hall as campers attending the annual Junior and Senior Boiler Vet Camps in June engaged in a variety of activities designed to introduce them to the many aspects of veterinary medicine. Read more

Purdue Showcases PVM Student's Role as "Equality Maker"

The story of Purdue Veterinary Medicine student Jasmine Coe of the DVM Class of 2014 proved to be the perfect example to include in a monthly Purdue University feature called, “5 Students Who…” The feature focused on Purdue students who are “Equality Makers.” Read more

New Director Takes Reins of PVM Veterinary Technology Program

A veterinary technology educator, Dr. Tina Tran, with ties to the Midwest assumed leadership of Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinary Technology Program, effective July 1. Read more

2013 Fall Conference Marks Homecoming Milestone

The Purdue Veterinary Medicine 2013 Fall Conference for Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians September 10-14 will include a homecoming first, as the College recognizes its first 50th reunion class. Read more

Purdue Veterinary Technology Alumna's Workplace Really is a Zoo!

For Purdue Veterinary Technology alumna Julia Jones, a typical day on the job really is like working in a zoo because since February, she has been employed at the Oklahoma City Zoo. Read more

Vet Tech Distance Learning Student Links PVM with Singapore

For James Mun of Singapore, Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s Vet Tech Distance Learning Program was just the ticket he needed to pursue a career focused on working with animals. Read more

PVM Paralysis Researcher Sees Promise in New Testing Method

A medical test previously developed to measure a toxin found in tobacco smokers may prove helpful to patients suffering from spinal cord injuries and multiple sclerosis, according to the findings of PVM Paralysis Researcher Riyi Shi. Read more

New Books on Topics of Anesthesia & Diversity Reflect PVM Influence

Two new books, “Small Animal Anesthesia and Pain Management” and “Navigating Diversity and Inclusion in Veterinary Medicine”, on the market reflect Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s leadership and influence in the veterinary medical profession. Read more

Purdue College of Agriculture Honors PVM Alumnus

The Purdue University College of Agriculture honored Dr. Timothy Adams (PU DVM ’86, B.S. Ag ’82) as a Distinguished Alumnus at a campus ceremony in March. Read more

Fiscal Year Totals Reflect Increased Giving

The numbers are in for Purdue University’s fiscal year, which concluded June 30, and they show increased giving to the College of Veterinary Medicine. Read more

PVM Researcher Discovers Key to Improved Autoimmune Disease Treatment

Converting cells from a patient’s own blood into a treatment for autoimmune diseases, like rheumatoid arthritis, may be possible in the future as a result of research by a PVM professor of immunology. Read more

PVM Virologist's Bird Flu Vaccine Research Attracts Increased Attention

Purdue Veterinary Medicine Professor of Comparative Pathobiology Suresh Mittal is working on vaccines that offer broader protection against multiple strains of bird flu, and his work drew renewed interest as news spread this spring about an outbreak in China. Read more

Purdue Trained Specialist Comes to Aid of Bear Cub after Wild Fire

Just a year after completing his Purdue small animal surgery residency, Dr. Ryan Taggart found himself in the spotlight in New Mexico, courtesy of a cute but atypical “small animal” patient that came to the veterinary hospital where he works. Read more

Retirements include Pioneering PVM Ophthalmologist

Congratulations are in order for four faculty and staff members who retired after long and dedicated careers associated with the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine. Read more

PVM Professor Finds Key to Increased Breast Cancer Detection in Rural Sudan

A team led by a Purdue University researcher engaged local volunteers in a rural area of Sudan to help women overcome the stigma and social barriers in sub-Saharan Africa that impede breast cancer screening and lead to unnecessary deaths. Read more

State Fair Throws Spotlight on PVM

Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s annual spay/neuter surgery demonstrations will be a prominent feature of the 2013 Indiana State Fair August 2-18. The College of Veterinary Medicine also will host an interactive booth during Purdue Day at the State Fair Friday, August 9. Read more

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