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. Connie Gebhart co-authors VDL paper about the emergence of antimicrobial resistance.

Highlights from VBS Holiday Gathering held 12/14/18.

On Tuesday, November 27th, Drs. Dawn Foster-Hartnett, Pat Goodman-Mamula, and Jim Johnson served as reviewers for the Fall 2018 Grand Challenge Curriculum Classroom to Community workshop.

Pam Skinner was recently awarded NIH funding for her HIV research and will serve on advisory board for Lymphoid Dynamics and HIV Persistence Program at AHRI.

Dr. Al Beitz is celebrated by students at his last formal lecture in CVM 6901, Veterinary Physiology 1.


Congratulations Dr. Beitz - Last Day of Teaching

Mathur S. Kannan: Scientific Ambassador and Collaborative Scholar

Mathur Kannan, Retirement card