Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Our mission is to benefit animal and human health through excellence in science and education.
Profile on Dr. Kakambi Nagaraja:Highlights on the life and esteemed career of Dr. Kakambi Nagaraja, Professor, Researcher, Teacher, Mentor, and Turkey expert.
New Graduate Fellowship Created in Honor of Dr. Michael P. Murtaugh:The Graduate Fellowship created in honor of the late, Dr. Michael Murtaugh will support future students and allow his legacy to live on.
Dr. Carol Cardona Receives 2018 Ranelius Award at MTGA Annual Meeting:Dr. Cardona, Pomeroy Chair in Avian Health is the 2018 recipient of the prestigious Renelius Award.
Dr. James Mickelson: Improving Animal and Human Health and Well-BeingWe’re all mammals, we have genomes and the same number of base pair genes.Dr. Mickelson
Bruce Walcheck: Unlocking the Mysteries of ADAM 17If ADAM 17 enzyme can be regulated, the incidence of diseases associated with inflammation and cancer could be reduced.Dr. Walcheck
Tim Johnson: Fighting Disease in the Poultry IndustryHumans and animals are intertwined and studying the condition of animals is very relevant to the human condition.Dr. Johnson
Dr. Mary Jo Baarsch, Vice President of Biologics for Pharmgate Animal Health and Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences was featured in National Hog Farmer.
Dr. Alice Larson, Professor in the Department of Veterinary Sciences will teach Creativity in Research Course (CMB 5912) again this Summer.
On March 19th the GCC 3016/ 5016 class "Science and Society: Working Together to Avoid the Antibiotic Resistance Apocalypse," hosted an award-winning journalist and producer, Julie Siple and Tracy Mumford.
Dr. Jianming (Jimmy) Wu and his colleagues published the paper, "C-Reactive Protein Impairs Dendritic Cell Development, Maturation, and Function: Implications for Peripheral Tolerance," in Frontiers in Immunology Journal
During Spring Break, Kent Reed performed with the Vibronauts at the American Legion Post 113, Rotunda West, FL.