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.


Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology paper by Drs. Isaacson and Johnson covers immune systen health of piglets.

Graduate Student, Shaoyuan Tan discusses her Graduate Seminar Presentation about the special MinION genomic sequencing method.

Talita Resende co-authors paper on rotavirus in swine in the Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigations.

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

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


Congratulations Dr. Beitz - Last Day of Teaching


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Chronic Wasting Disease Bell Museum event