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Veterinary nutritionist Dr. Parker talks dog treats

Free-use dog treat imageAssitant Clinical Professor Dr. Valerie Parker was recently featured in a multi-part article about buying the right dog treats, published in Men's Journal

16 students present research at 2015 Merial-NIH National Veterinary Scholar Symposium

A total of 16 Ohio State veterinary students have received the opportunity to present summaries of their research at the 2015 Merial-NIH National Veterinary Scholar Symposium, which is being held at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine this year from July 30 - Aug. 2. 

Faculty member, recent alumnus featured in new Ohio State video short

The university recently released a video called "Columbus: What lies beyond the classroom," which features numerous young, successful Ohio State alumni speaking about their undergraduate experiences, including Dr. Randy Bond, who received his Bachleor's degree from Ohio State in 2009. 

Dr. Herron speaks on choosing the right pet for your lifestyle

How many factors should be taken into account when choosing a pet? According to the Columbus Dispatch, 12. 

Featured Summer Research Program story: Students study genes involved in cancer formation

From left: Second-year students Marisa Maglaty and Alexander DiedrichSecond-year students Alexander Diedrich and Marisa Maglaty are inspecting genes that are scientifically correlated with the development of various cancers.

Irregular cell cycles, such as the loss of control over cell growth or cell death, underlie many human and animal cancers.

Top international honor from APLU goes to Dr. Gebreyes

Dr. Wondwossen GebreyesThe Michael P. Malone International Leadership Award is given annually by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities to individuals who have made substantial contributions to public, land-grant institutions at an international level. This year, Dr.

Interdisciplinary team studies spread of foot-and-mouth disease in Cameroon

Dr. Garabed and colleagues posing OHIO in CameroonA team of Ohio State researchers has been collecting valuable data about the transmission of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in Cameroon for the past five years, while accounting for anthropologic, geographic, public health and veterinary aspects. 

From research to the marketplace: Faculty member heads team in new statewide effort

free use imageEight teams were selected throughout Ohio to take part in I-Corps@Ohio, a new program with a goal of turning university research into commercial products.

Dean Lonnie King featured in Buckeye Voices

Dean King talks antibiotic resistance in a piece published June 29 in Buckeye Voices, a university blog with stories from faculty, staff and students. Topics range from research to student life to anything in between. 

The article, "Managing antibiotic resistance: Can we prevent a zombie apocalypse?" discusses zoonotic diseases, the government's strategies for combating infectious diseases, One Health integration and more.

Joint veterinary medicine tailgate for OSU v. VT game

The Virginia Tech Alumni Association is holding a joint veterinary medicine tailgate for the Ohio State v. Virginia Tech football game on Sept. 7. 

For $25, alumni, faculty, staff and students at the college will have access to a full meal, kegs of beer, games, etc.  Parking hangtags will be mailed in August to allow for parking behind the complex. Click here to register.


June 29, 2015