Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
April Estrada Wins Bacteriology Award at AAVLD
April Estrada's oral presentation entitled, "Serotype and Genotype Distributions of Streptococcus suis in the U.S." at the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD) received the Richard L. Walker Bacteriology Award. This $500 award is given to the student delivering the best oral presentation or poster on a bacteriology topic at the AAVLD annual meeting. Estrada is pursuing a PhD in Comparative and Molecular Biosciences. She is advised by Connie Gebhart, PhD, professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences.