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.


Tim Johnson, Associate Professor, received the Zoetis Award for Research Excellence at the College of Veterinary Medicine Points of Pride Research Day, October 5, 2016. 

A commentary entitled “Eosinophils, galectins, and a reason to breathe” highlights the key findings of the Rao Lab publication and is featured in the current (August 16th) issue of PNAS.

Dr. Clarkson describes how she used the course design for significant learning model to transform the course CVM 6013: Professional Development III - Applied Communication.


Congratulations Dr. Beitz - Last Day of Teaching

Mathur S. Kannan: Scientific Ambassador and Collaborative Scholar

Mathur Kannan, Retirement card