Dr. Cheryl London highlights cancer research in dogs and its relevance to children
WOSU-TV and the Big Ten Network are hosting O-H-I-O, Ohio State University programs, highlighting issues in and around Ohio. Tuesday, June 29, 2010 will be the debut airing of O-H-I-O 106.
This episode of O-H-I-O starts billions of years ago -- or at least the clues to life's origins do -- as explored by Ohio State University physicists working at the Large Hadron Collider at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). Next, visit one of the most unique laboratories in America as nutritional and diet experts from Ohio State set up shop inside step inside COSI, one of the nation's premier children's science museums. Then, learn what dogs can teach us when it comes to bone cancer in children through the work of a team of cancer experts, including Dr. Cheryl London with the Oncology/Hematology Service at the Veterinary Medical Center at Ohio State. And last, travel to Safford, Arizona, for a look at the Large Binocular Telescope where Ohio State University astronomers and researchers are getting an unprecedented look at gamma bursts, galaxies, black holes, and supernovas.
About the College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State
Founded in 1885, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked fifth in the nation and includes more than 1,000 faculty, staff and students in the Departments of Veterinary Biosciences, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, and Veterinary Preventive Medicine. The Veterinary Medical Center is one of the largest specialty referral centers in the world, with more than 35,000 farm, equine, and companion animal patients each year. A nationally-recognized ambulatory practice and teaching unit in Marysville, Ohio provides farm animal experience to every veterinary student, and the Food Animal Health Research Program in Wooster, OH focuses on detection, control, and prevention of disease. Located on the only campus in the country with a comprehensive medical center offering seven health sciences colleges, we admit up to 162 veterinary students per class, and offer a new comprehensive graduate program in Veterinary and Comparative Medicine as well as a unique Master’s degree in Veterinary Public Health, in partnership with the College of Public Health. http://vet.osu.edu.