2014 News

Groundbreaking event features Maxwell's Story

On September 5, the College of Veterinary Medicine celebrated the official groundbreaking of the Veterinary Medical Center Expansion and Enhancement project. Prior to the ceremonial digging, more than 350 attendees were treated to the story of Maxwell, a bull mastiff diagnosed with a serious heart condition. Thanks to a collaboration between Dr. Brian Scansen, assistant professor, Cardiology and Interventional Medicine in the Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center and Dr. John Cheatham, the George H.

Management Transition at Veterinary Medical Center-Dublin

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is assuming management of the Veterinary Medical Center- Dublin (VMC-Dublin) clinic, which opened in 2013 and is currently being managed by Veterinary Specialty Management Services (VSMS), Cincinnati, OH. The transition will occur over the next four months with Ohio State assuming full responsibility for management by February 1, 2015.

Representatives from Ohio State human resources will assist veterinarians and staff currently employed by VSMS to apply for positions as Ohio State employees.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - September 2014

News at the College & VMC

Successful start to VMC Enhancement & Expansion

The official Groundbreaking Ceremony for the addition to the existing Hospital for Companion Animals at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center took place September 5. More than 350 people attended the event despite the 90 degree heat, including faculty, staff and students in the College of Veterinary Medicine, as well as VMC clients, university administrators and friends of the college.

Veterinary faculty will respond to "Question the Authorities" at Farm Science Review

Seven faculty members from the College of Veterinary Medicine will participate in the popular "Question the Authorities" sessions at the 2014 Farm Science Review being held Sept. 16-18 at the Molly Caren Farm near London, OH. Topics include livestock behavior, public health issues, antibiotic use and resistance, raw milk, and treatments and prevention of emerging diseases in livestock. See a complete list below.

Buckeye Fever to spread at the Farm Science Review

Visitors to the 2014 Farm Science Review can participate in “Buckeye Fever,” an interactive game designed to expand awareness about how infectious diseases spread, sponsored by the College of Veterinary Medicine and the Public Health Preparedness for Infectious Diseases program.

VMC Enhancement & Expansion

The official Groundbreaking Ceremony for the addition to the existing Hospital for Companion Animals at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center took place Friday, September 5.

More than 350 people attended the event despite the 90 degree heat, including faculty, staff and students in the College of Veterinary Medicine, as well as VMC clients, university administrators and friends of the college.

Clinical Trials Newsletter September/October 2014

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  • Current Recruiting Clinical Trials
  • College News
  • Hospital Updates
  • New staff

President Michael Drake to speak at Veterinary Medical Center's Groundbreaking Ceremony Sept. 5

Join us at an official groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center at 4 p.m., Sept. 5. The ceremony will be held under the tent at the Veterinary Medicine Academic Building front lawn, 1900 Coffey Rd. Parking is complementary.

Welcome Class of 2018!

College of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2018The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is pleased to welcome 162 first-year veterinary students selected from 1,417 applicants.

College raises thousands for cancer research in Pelotonia 2014

This year more than 7,270 people participated in Pelotonia, an annual fundraiser for cancer research, and once again, Ohio State’s College of Veterinary Medicine took their part in committing to the cause.