News

Meet Captain Montalván and his dog, Tuesday

Jan. 30, 2015


Former U.S. Army Captain and The New York Times bestselling author Luis Carlos Montalván and his service dog, Tuesday, will present the inspirational memoir, "Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him," on Feb. 17 from 5:45 – 8 p.m. at the Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center Auditorium, located at 601 Vernon Tharp Street. The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion highlighting recovery from Post-traumatic stress disorder.

Ethiopia One Health initiative draws national recognition

Jan. 26, 2015


The Ohio State University’s One Health Ethiopia partnership has been recognized for excellence with the 2015 Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education, given annually by the Institute of International Education (IIE) to honor “the most outstanding initiatives in higher education” among their 1,400 campuses 

Ohio State cat expert to give "A Message from Your Cat"

Feline expert Dr. Tony Buffington will offer a different perspective on cat behavior, by looking at human behavior from a cat's point of view. 

Commercialization workshop series for OSU faculty, staff

All Ohio State faculty and staff who are interested in learning about commercialization are invited to attend the Commercialization Workshop Series, kicking off in January 2015. The series walks participants through the commercialization process in eight workshops spanning January through August. Each interactive workshop will feature experts discussing various topics while referencing a technology from Ohio State that has been commercialized. 

Click here for the workshop schedule.

Dr. O'Quin quoted in "Columbus Dispatch" article

Dr. O'QuinDr. Jeanette O'Quin, clinical assistant professor in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, was quoted in the Columbus Dispatch about a new alternative to surgical sterilization for dogs that may eventually cost only $1 per shot.

January - February 2015

Dog imageThe January / February edition of the Veterinary Medical Center's bimonthly newsletter, "Update for Veterinarians," is available. Read about the VMC's comparative opthamology service, on-site MRI capabilities for companion, farm and equine animal patients, new faculty additions and departures and how Ohio State Veterinary Medicine helped restore vision to a 12-year-old American Paint horse gelding, "Bling."

Chicago police officer has K9 partner back after successful surgery at VMC

Jan. 9, 2015

Officer Remzy and EddieChicago Police Officer Chad Rezny, member of the Village of Alsip Police Department, a unit in a south-side suburb of Chicago, made a six-hour drive to The Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center with his partner Eddie, who was diagnosed with hip displasia and needed surgery.

Highlights of 2014 from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine

2014 was yet another achievement-filled year at Ohio State's College of Veterinary Medicine and Veterinary Medical Center; here are some of the top stories:

Results are in for the giving challenge and Ohio State wins again!

Bucks v. DucksIn the spirit of comepetion, The Ohio State University and the University of Oregon faced off in a fundraising challenge prior to the National Championship game on January 12. Both universities encouraged fans to donate to each school in a National-Championship-inspired fundraising competition that ran Jan. 9 – 13.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - January 2015

News at the College and VMC

Dr. Yasuko RikihisaDr. Yasuko Rikihisa named fellow of National Academy of Inventors

Dr. Yasuko Rikihisa, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.