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Connect to Veterinary Medicine: May 2013

News at the College

College SealOath and Hooding

On Saturday, May 4, the College of Veterinary Medicine will welcome the 137 new veterinarians into their chosen field at the annual Oath and Hooding ceremony. Faculty and alumni will also be recognized. This year's Distinguished Alumni Awards winners are: Dr. Tony Forshey, (DVM 1977), Dr. Kathy Smith (DVM 1978), and Dr. William D.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: April 2013

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Dr. Lonnie KingDr. Lonnie King receives Global One Health Award

Dr. Lonnie King, dean and Ruth Stanton Chair in Veterinary Medicine, has been awarded the Global One Health Award by the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) at their World Congress in Auckland, New Zealand.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: February 2013

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TechColumbusThree veterinary medicine faculty showcase their innovations

The TechColumbus Innovation Awards showcased 50 startups and innovators to more than 1,000 attendees on February 7 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, and three of those innovators are veterinarians at the Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine:

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: January 2013

News at the College

New collaboration with Columbus Zoo and the Wilds to spur research through new residency

Barb WolfeThrough a new residency program created in partnership with the Wilds and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, students at Ohio State will explore the intersections of animal health, environmental health, and human health – a concept termed "One Health." The Co

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: December 2012

Upcoming Events

Dec. 7 Skull Session Celebration to honor Buckeye football champions

Join the Skull Session Celebration for the undefeated 12-0 Buckeye Football Team at St. John Arena on Friday, December 7, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The program will feature a concert by the OSU Marching Band and a performance by the OSU Spirit Squads to honor Coach Urban Meyer and the 12-0 undefeated and Leaders Division champion Buckeye Football Team! The public is welcome, and free tickets can be reserved in advance.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: October - November 2012

Upcoming Events

Alumni reception set for AAEP annual conference

At this year's American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) annual conference, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine will host an Alumni Reception on Monday, December 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. The event will be held at the Anaheim Marriott, 700 W. Convention Way, Anaheim, CA 92802, in Grand Ballroom Salon D. Invitations for the reception will be emailed in early November.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: September 2012

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NorthstarBadly burned horse making progress at Ohio State's Veterinary Medical Center, faces long road to recovery

A 6-year-old American Paint Horse named Northstar was deliberately doused in an unknown accelerant and set on fire the weekend of Aug.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: August 2012

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Resident and Intern Certificate Presentation and Awards Ceremony

On June 29, the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences and the Veterinary Medical Center held the 2012 Resident and Intern Certificate Presentation and Reception at the Ohio Union. This annual event, attended by over 170 people, is a celebration of the success and achievement of our residents and interns, and marks the culmination of one phase of their careers.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: July 2012

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Receiving a hoodCongratulations to the Class of 2012

The Class of 2012 was honored for the completion of their academic career on Saturday, June 9. Students were recognized at the Honors and Awards Ceremony where awards were given to those students who excelled in their clinical rotations. The College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed 138 new veterinarians into their chosen field at the annual Oath and Hooding ceremony.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: June 2012

June 2012

News at the College

Dr. Yasuko Rikihisa elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: May 2012

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Office of Student Affairs selects first group of student ambassadors

Twelve veterinary students, representing first, second, and third-year classes, have been chosen to become the first College of Veterinary Medicine Student Ambassadors. The ambassadors will serve as representatives at a variety of special events such as New Student Orientation, Open House, Midwest Veterinary Conference, White Coat Ceremony, Honors and Awards Ceremony, Oath and Hooding, admissions interview events, and alumni activities.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: April 2012

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Annual Veterinary Medicine Research Day, April 12Dr. Steven Arnoczky

This year's annual College Research Day is planned for April 12. Poster presentations and a keynote will highlight the day's activities.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: March 2012

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Dr. Lonnie KingDean King Awarded Melcher Leadership Award

Dr. Lonnie King, dean of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, was recently awarded the 2012 AAVMC Senator John Melcher, DVM Leadership in Public Policy Award from the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC).

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: February 2012

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Jack Hanna and Hospital Director Karin Zuckerman"Into the Wild" Features Galbreath Equine Center

Recently Jack Hanna visited the Veterinary Medical Center's Galbreath Equine Center for a segment on his television show "Into the Wild." Hanna and crew were met by Dr.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: January 2012

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Leadership updates at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary MedicineDrs. Lord and Green, and Cathy Bindewald

Three important positions at the College of Veterinary Medicine feature new faces. Dr.