Research Day

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Points of Pride Research Day was held on October 10, 2018 in the Pomeroy Student-Alumni Center. The Office of the Associate Dean for Research is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Distinguished Research Alumnus Award, the Zoetis Award for Research Excellence, The Distinguished Research Partner Award and the Mark of Excellence Award.

These awards recognize the efforts of researchers who have demonstrated outstanding research achievements to advance knowledge in their field of expertise and organizations that contribute to and enhance the CVM's overall research mission. 

  • Zoetis Award for Excellence in Research - Dr. Bruce Walcheck, Department of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota 
  • Distinguished Research Alumnus - Dr. Jane Christopher-Hennings, Department of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences, South Dakota State University 
  • Distinguished Research Partner - Zoetis Animal Health 
  • Mark of Excellence Award - Dr. Michael Conzemius, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota