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Welcome Class of 2019!

CVM Class of 2019The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is pleased to welcome 162 first-year veterinary students, selected from 1, 226 applicants.

VMC takes part in WAG! - A community festival for dogs

Creative Commons LicenseThe Veterinary Medical Center is proud to have participated again in WAG!, an annual community festival celebrating the human-canine bond.

New MRI offers better diagnostics

3 Tesla MRIMagnetic Resonance Imaging – or MRI, as most people know it – offers a glimpse inside the body without an incision. The Veterinary Medical Center now offers a 3-Tesla MRI for veterinary patients.

Dr. Rustin Moore appointed 11th dean of Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Rustin MooreAfter an extensive national search, Rustin M. Moore, DVM, PhD, has been named the 11th dean of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine by Executive Vice President and Provost  Joseph E. Steinmetz, PhD and Executive Vice President of Health Sciences and Chief Executive Officer, Wexner Medical Center Sheldon M. Retchin, MD, MSPH.

Topping Out ceremony held June 30

The Topping Out ceremony took place on Tuesday, June 30 to commemorate the placement of the final beam at the highest point in the new addition to the Veterinary Medical Center, which is part of Phase One of the building's Enhancement and Expansion Project.

Health problems, risks identified for critically endangered black rhinos

The health issues of captive black rhinoceros aren't too far off from human health problems, a recently published study reveals. As opposed to rhinos that live in the wild, captive black rhinos are at a much higher risk for metabolic conditions such as inflammation and insulin resistance. 

ICOPHAI 2015 to focus on infections diseases, capacity building

The third International Congress on Pathogens at the Human-Animal Interface will take place August 6-8 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. To register, click here.

ICOPHAI was created to promote "collaboration, communication and knowledge-sharing among scientific leaders from areas where diseases are most likely to emerge." This is important for creating a difference in global health at the human, animal and ecosystem levels. 

Veterinary Scholar Summer Research Program 2015

The 26 students participating in the Veterinary Scholar Summer Research Program, managed by the Office of Research and Graduate Studies, and have already started working on research projects that range from the health of animals to the safety of food products, to understanding the basic mechanisms of disease. 

3-D printing technology changing veterinary techniques

And the leg bone's connected to the...printer? The introduction of 3-D printing technology is changing the world in unexpected ways. At the College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Tatiana Motta is using a 3-D printer to create canine leg bones for students to use in surgical training workshops.

National Dog Bite Prevention Week 2015

AVMA National Bite Prevention Week 2015May 17-23 is National Dog Bite Prevention Week, sponsored by the American Veterinary Medical Association. There are around 70 million dogs currently living in U.S.