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.


Did You Know?

The neutrophil is a type of white blood cell that acts as a first responder to localized bacterial infections. 

Poultry Health Research Link

Link to Experts@Minnesota Website

Link to University of Minnesota Research Ethics website

Link to Veterinary Anatomy Website


Link to International Conference on One Medicine One Science (iCOMOS)