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In the nearly 60-year history of the American Association of Veterinary Clinicians (AAVC), Dean Rustin Moore is now one of three veterinarians to receive the AAVC’s most coveted award, the Jack Judy Distinguished Service Award.

  1. Registration Deadline: June 9, 2017
    This event is limited to the first 144 paid golfers

  2. Each year at the Honors and Awards Ceremony the college honors people who have shown outstanding achievement and contributions in their respective areas.

  3. On Saturday, May 6, the College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed 164 new veterinarians into their chosen field at the annual Oath and Hooding ceremony, held at Mershon Auditorium.

  4. The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Society is proud to present one or more recognition awards during the 2017 Homecoming Weekend. These awards acknowledge and honor College alumni who have contributed to the enhancement of the veterinary medical profession and/or provided support for the College or their communities.

  5. Photos from the 2017 White Coat Ceremony held on April 30th are now available online.

  6. Created in 2015 as a scholarship fund to honor the memory of David “DJ” Hilton, students from the Class of 2018, successfully raised $64,000 within one year of its creationsurpassing the $50,000 requirement for it to reach endowment status. At The Ohio State University Board of Trustees meeting April 7, 2017, the David J. Hilton Endowed Memorial Scholarship was established.

  7. Dr. David Wilkie was chosen as the recipient of the 2017 American Association of Veterinary Clinicians (AAVC) Clinical Faculty Achievement Award. All member institutions of the AAVC are allowed to nominate one faculty member annually for this award. The Clinical Faculty Achievement Award is given to one member of the AAVC who, for at least five years, has achieved recognition for his or her efforts on behalf of veterinary medicine.

  8. The College of Veterinary Medicine is pleased to recognize 36 students, faculty, and staff as achieving Partner Level in the inaugural year of the Community of Inclusion Certificate Program.

  9. Dr. Basil DuBois Ward (DVM, 49’) passed away on March 10, 2017, at ninety-three years of age. Basil was born in Oxford, Ohio on January 17, 1924. He studied Veterinary Medicine at The Ohio State University, graduating in 1949. From 1950 until 1962, he operated an Animal Veterinary Practice in Edgerton, Wisconsin. Commencing in 1962 until his retirement in 1985, Basil worked for the U.S.

  10. Dr. Cole made significant contributions to research and was an advocate for a strong curriculum with an emphasis on teaching.

  11. With assistance from this scholarship, Dr. Pendleton will study at the Chi Institute of Chinese Medicine in Reddick, Florida to become a certified equine acupuncturist.

  12. Dr. Michelle Matusicky, an assistant professor in the College of Veterinary Medicine provided tips on how to keep pets calm during life changes.