Small Companion Animal Grants

This year $30,000 was awarded to residents to support competitive grants for small companion animal research. Veterinary residents utilize this opportunity to become engaged in research to improve companion animal health.  The funding cycle is closed for FY18. View RFA

Congratulations to the 2018 awardees.

Resident:  Dr. Kristine Walters, VCS 
Mentors: Drs. Antonella Borgatti, VCS and Silvia Balbo, Masonic Cancer Center
Title: Identification and Characterization of Doxorubicin and Cyclophosphamide Induced DNA adducts with a High Resolution/Accurate Mass LC-MS3" 

Resident: Dr. Callie Blackford Winders, VCS
Mentor: Dr. Michael Conzemius, VCS
Title: "Comparison of Cylindrical Recession Trochleoplasty (CRT) with Trochlear Block Recession (TBR) for Treatment of Canine Medial Patellar Luxation: A Randomized Clinical Trial" 

Resident: Dr. Caroline Wood, VCS
Mentor: Dr. Jaime Modiano, VCS 
Title: "Defining Unique Methylation Patterns for Specific Dog Lymphocyte Subsets"