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SCAVMA Fundraiser nets over $700 for Shelter Outreach Services (SOS)

SOS is a non-profit veterinary clinic supporting shelters and low income families

Dr. Lonnie King Named Dean Effective September 1

Dr. Lonnie KingDr. Lonnie King has been appointed dean of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine effective September 1, 2009, pending approval by the Board of Trustees.

Microchips results in higher rate of return of shelter animals to owners

Dr. Linda LordCOLUMBUS, Ohio – Animals shelter officials housing lost pets that had been implanted with a microchip were able to find the owners in almost three out of four cases in a recently published national study.

Bosco Update 10-13-09

Bosco walks comfortably on the underwater treadmill

Lectureship to Honor Nobel Prize Recipient

Columbus, OH - John Coffin, Ph.D. has been chosen to receive the Howard Temin Memorial Lectureship on October 14th, 2009 as part of a minisymposium on "Comparative Models of Leukemia and Lymphoma" at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Columbus, Ohio. This full day conference will provide education and awareness on comparative pre-clinical models of leukemia and lymphoma from a distinguished group of internationally renowned presenters made up of research scientists, veterinarians, and physicians.

Dr. Lonnie King

Dr. Lonnie King Dr. Lonnie King has been appointed dean of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine effective September 1, 2009, pending approval by the Board of Trustees.

Bosco Update 9-24-09

Bosco maneuvering cones

International Leukemia Meeting at Comprehensive Cancer Center

The College of Veterinary Medicine will host a symposium on "Comparative Models of Leukemia and Lymphoma" October 14, 2009 in the Veterinary Medical Center Auditorium. This full day conference will provide education and awareness on comparative pre-clinical models of leukemia and lymphoma from a distinguished group of internationally renowned presenters made up of research scientists, veterinarians, and physicians.

College mourns the loss of outstanding teacher

Dr. Clifton MonahanDr. Cliff Monahan, clinical assistant professor in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, passed away at his home yesterday, September 15. He taught parasitology to veterinary students and graduate students in the College of Veterinary Medicine for more than 12 years, and was one of the first faculty members to incorporate "clicker" technology in the classroom to ascertain student learning.