Commencement was held Sunday, December 13
Commencement was held Sunday, December 13 in the Schottenstein Center on The Ohio State University Campus
Dr. Akikazu Ishihara received his Ph.D. in Veterinary Biosciences
Advisor: Dr. Alicia Bertone
Thesis: "Gene and cell-based BMP-2 and -6 gene therapy for equine bone regeneration"
Sara Morrow received her Master's of Public Health, Veterinary Public Health specialty
Advisor: Dr. Armando Hoet
Thesis: "Nuisance and Health Complaints Associated with Animal Feeding Facilities Reported to Ohio Local Health Departments, 2006-2008"
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.