2012 News

BIOS Newsletter: March 2012

Dr. Thomas Rosol's research featured in CCC Frontier magazine; Dr. Amit Scharma's research published in PLoS Pathogens Journal; Dr. Michael Oglesbee reviews research programs of Vetsuisse Faculty in Berne, Switzerland; Publications; Staff feature; Announcements; Wellness news...

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Therapy pony scheduled for eye surgery

A therapy pony named Buggs is scheduled to undergo surgery at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center in April to treat a painful eye disorder in horses, equine recurrent uveitis. Dr. Anne Gemensky-Metzler, an ophthalmologist in the Veterinary Medical Center will perform the surgery as part of a clinical research trial. The surgery will involve putting an implant in the pony’s eye that will continually release medication to control inflammation and potentially limit some of the complications seen with this eye disorder. This story aired on 10TV News on Friday March 23.

Dr. Thomas Rosol’s research featured in CCC Frontier magazine

Dr. Thomas Rosol, professor in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences, had his metastasis research program highlighted in the Winter 2012 issue of CCC Frontiers magazine.

Platelet Therapy Can Provide Relief for Dogs with Osteoarthritis

Dr. Alicia L. Bertone, professor and Director of the Comparative Orthopedic Research Laboratory at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine co-authored a new study that shows evidence that platelet therapy can provide relief for dogs with osteoarthritis.

"This study is the first to provide evidence in support of platelet therapy for canine osteoarthritis,” said Dr. Alicia L. Bertone, senior author of the study.

March - April 2012

From the Director; Galbreath Center excels with Equine Neonatal Care; Selected diagnostic tests available at the Veterinary Medical Center; When food animal referral is necessary; Providing the highest level of care to companion animals whenever it is needed most; Update to our companion animal necropsy policies

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Social Workers Provide Support to Clients and Students

Joelle Nielsen

Social work has a rich history of bringing people together to support families and individuals in need.  We are proud of the contributions our two social workers make to our college and Veterinary Medical Center, veterinary profession, and society. The month of March celebrates the contributions of social workers in society.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: March 2012

News at the College

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).