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
Dawn Foster, VBS Administrative Director and Chair of the CVM Diversity and Inclusion Committee, has aided in efforts to showcase Diversity and Inclusion around the college from hosting events such as the coffee hour to providing resources and opportunities highlights in the CVM Summer 2018 issue of Profiles.
Several VBS Faculty and Staff were featured in the CVM Profiles, Summer 2018 Issue.
Dr. Randy Singer was invited to participate in a meeting at United Nations (UN) on July 18 entitled “Antimicrobial Resistance and the Sustainable Development Goals: challenges and opportunities.”
Annie Jahan, a Doctoral student working in the laboratory of Dr. Tim Johnson presents on ways to identify bacterial species to the Poultry Supergroup.
Dr. Bruce Walcheck, Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences was recently profiled in the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MOCA) July newsletter, Moca Messenger.
Congratulations Dr. Beitz - Last Day of Teaching
Mathur S. Kannan: Scientific Ambassador and Collaborative Scholar