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.


Richard Isaacson published a paper about Metabolic Changes in Pigs in Frontiers in Veterinary Science Journal. 

Dr. Hemant Kumar Mishra, Researcher in Dr. Bruce Walcheck's lab has recently published his manuscript in Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy.

Dr. Pam Skinner, Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences has been issued the 2018-2019 Mullen-Spector-Truax Women's Leadership Award.

This years 2018 Sizzling Summer Science Snapshot-Sseries ran July 12 through August 16, 2018.

Dr. Patricia Goodman-Mamula and Dr. Dawn Foster-Hartnett recently presented their work at the 25th annual American Society of Microbiology Conference for Undergraduate Educators in Austin, Texas (July 26-29


Congratulations Dr. Beitz - Last Day of Teaching

Mathur S. Kannan: Scientific Ambassador and Collaborative Scholar

Mathur Kannan, Retirement card