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Two students in the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine’s Comparative and Molecular Biosciences graduate program were awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship from the University of Minnesota Graduate School.
Sixteen graduate students who are working toward either their master’s or doctoral degree from the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM); the College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS); or the School of Public Health (SPH) at the University of Minnesota were recently awarded fellowships from Minnesota’s Discovery, Research, and InnoVation Economy (MnDRIVE) for the 2019-2020 school year.
Growing up on a small dairy farm in Hayfield, Minn., James B Moe, ’62 BS, ’64 DVM, met his fair share of large animal veterinarians. “I developed a great deal of respect for what the vets did, what they could do, how sincere and hardworking they seemed to be. My personal interest was always working with animals, particularly cattle and horses,” he says.
Dr. Trevor Ames will step down as dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine on August 5 to take a new assignment within the University of Minnesota as Associate Vice President in Academic Health Sciences. He has been dean of the College for 12 years—a period marked by significant growth in the overall budget and faculty numbers with important new state investments supporting animal health and veterinary medicine.
Center for Animal Health and Food Safety receives a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support veterinary service capacity.