News & Events

April 2, 2019

Name: Jessica Deere
Hometown: Sikeston, MO
Degree pursuing: PhD, Veterinary Medicine
Advisor: Tiffany Wolf, DVM, PhD, and Dominic Travis, DVM, MS
Thesis: Fish as indicators of ecosystem health: assessing the impact of contaminants of emerging concern

April 1, 2019

Name: Sian Durward-Akhurst
Hometown: Amersham, Buckinghamshire, UK
Degree pursuing: PhD in Comparative and Molecular Biosciences
Advisor: Molly McCue, DVM, MS, PhD
Thesis: Tools for precision medicine in the horse 

April 1, 2019

Name: Frances Shepherd
Hometown: Madison, Wisc.
Degree pursuing: PhD in Veterinary Medicine
Advisors: Cheryl Dvorak, PhD, and Douglas Marthaler, PhD (at Kansas State University)
Thesis:  Elucidating neutralizing epitopes in porcine rotavirus A, B, and C to enhance genotype-specific immunity

March 25, 2019

The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine and Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa partner to compare mainland and island moose populations

March 12, 2019

Five alumni and one faculty member from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) were honored with prestigious awards at the Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA) Business Meeting on February 8, 2019. The Business Meeting if part of the MVMA Annual Meeting, which took place February 7–February 9.


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