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Points of Pride Research Day - October 10, 2018

The annual Points of Pride Research Day celebrates the College of Veterinary Medicine's Signature Program research while honoring faculty, fellows, students and research partners who contribute to the advancements of biomedical sciences and veterinary medicine. We are currently seeking nominations for the Distinguished Research Alumnus Award, the Distinguished Research Partner Award and the Zoetis Award for Research Excellence.  

Tentative Program 

Poster Session and Reception 
1:15pm - 2:45pm in the Pomeroy Student-Alumni Learning Center 
Enjoy desserts while viewing the graduate student, postdoctoral scholar, resident and summer scholar* posters.
*Summer scholar posters will be displayed in the lobby of the Animal Science/Veterinary Medicine building

Seminars and Award Presentations 
3:00pm - 4:30pm in 215 Pomeroy Student-Alumni Learning Center 

Zoetis Award for Excellence in Research 
Distinguished Research Alumnus Award
Distinguished Research Partner Award

Presentation of Awards

  • Mark of Excellence in Research Award 
  • Poster Competition 

Location: Ben Pomeroy Student-Alumni Learning Center, 1964 Fitch Avenue, St. Paul Campus. Parking is available in the Gortner Avenue Ramp, the S101 lot, and the S104 lot

Congratulations to the awardees from 2017:

Dr. Montse Torremorell, Zoetis Award for Excellence in Research 
Dr. Wantanee Kalpravidh, Distinguished Research Alumnus 
Cargill, Inc., Distinguished Research Partner 
Dr. Robert Morrison, Mark of Excellence in Research Award (February 21, 1953 - May 1, 2017)