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Sarah Neuser, ’19, began her work as president-elect of the Student American Veterinary Medical Association (SAVMA) in March 2017. She will move into the presidency following the induction ceremony in Philadelphia on March 17.
SAVMA aims to support, empower, and inspire all veterinary students in improving their lives, education, and career.
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL — The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) will honor Skyview Dairy of Hutchinson, Minn., as recipients of the 2018 Dairy Appreciation Award. The family dairy will be recognized with the award April 19.
Dogs and humans share a particularly deadly form of brain cancer: glioblastoma. A new five-year canine cancer research project, awarded to the University of Minnesota, may improve survival rates in dogs and give researchers more insight into glioblastoma to apply to human trials. The $2.7 million grant funded as part of the 21st Century Cures Act by the National Cancer Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, is led by Dr. Liz Pluhar, professor of veterinary surgery at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine.
The College of Veterinary Medicine has adopted a Diversity Plan as an extension of its 2016-2021 Strategic Plan. The plan was developed through extensive input and review by college faculty, staff, and students.
A 9.4% increase in the number of contributors making gifts to the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine helped fuel a strong fundraising performance.