Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

News & Events


Erin Burton, Education Day poster

Erin Burton published the paper, "Characterization of the urinary microbiome in healthy dogs," in PLOS ONE. This study uses culture independent techniques to characterize the healthy canine urinary microbiota.

Kakambi Nagaraja Lab

The paper, "Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of Campylobacter spp. isolated from retail meat in Lahore, Pakistan," by Muhammad Nisar, Mansur ud Din Ahmad, Muhammad Hassan Mushtaq, Wasim Shehzad, Abid Hussain, Javed Muhammad, Kakambi V. Nagaraja, Sagar M. Goyal, was published in Elsevier's Food Control Journal.

Erin Burton, VBS Outstanding Teacher Award, Education Day

Dr. Erin Burton was awarded the VBS Outstanding Teacher Award at Education Day on Friday, May 19th, 2017.

Tom Fletcher Retirement Recognition

Last Wednesday, May 10, the VBS faculty and CVM Dean Trevor Ames honored Dr. Tom Fletcher with cake and gifts in recognition of his retirement in June. In over five decades at the University, Dr. Fletcher made significant contributions in scholarly activity, teaching and service.

March for Science VBS 2032 Student

At least 10,0000 people gathered on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 outside the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul to participate in the March for Science including students, staff, and faculty in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences.


Upcoming Events

February 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 28, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 18, 2018 - 8:00am

Past Events

February 14, 2018 - 3:00pm