Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

   Our mission is to benefit animal and human health through excellence in science and education.

Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences conducts investigations across the cutting-edge research areas of Host-Pathogen Interface Biology, Microbiome and Antibiotic Resistance, Chronic Disease Biology, and Genetics and Genomics. The Department also provides educational offerings and research opportunities in the basic biomedical sciences to undergraduate, professional, and graduate students.


Dr. Richard Isaacson and Dr. Connie Gebhart authored a paper about Lawsonia intracellularis, which is is among the most important enteric pathogens of swine.

Dr. Wu discusses neutrophils, the most abundant type of white blood cells in humans which form an essential part of the innate immune system.

GCC 3016/5016, Spring 2019 class invites leaders in communicating science to speak to students.

Featuring some of the most recent grants awarded to Dr. Yinduo Ji and Dr. Hinh Ly.

Learn more about Dr. Hinh Ly, VBS this Week February 25-March 1, 2019 issue Spotlight feature.


Congratulations Dr. Beitz - Last Day of Teaching


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Chronic Wasting Disease Bell Museum event