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. Hinh Ly has been invited to join the editorial board of the ASM Journal of Virology and to serve as an academic editor of the PLoS journal.

Dr. Sinisa Vidovic, Assistant Professor in VBS Chaired and Presented at Global Summit in Madrid, Spain.

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.


Congratulations Dr. Beitz - Last Day of Teaching

Mathur S. Kannan: Scientific Ambassador and Collaborative Scholar

Mathur Kannan, Retirement card