Alumni Connect Newsletter

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.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - August 2014

News at the College

Behavioral Medicine Clinic treats problem pets

Roger, a 2-year-old mixed breed dog, was wreaking havoc on his new owners' home. The owners thought Roger was acting out, but after careful examination and thorough history taking, Meghan Herron, DVM, DACVB, director of the Behavioral Medicine Clinic at Ohio State, determined that Roger had separation anxiety, a psychological disorder common to recently adopted rescue and shelter dogs.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - July 2014

News at the College

University Board of Trustees approves first phase of VMC expansion

On June 6, The Ohio State University Board of Trustees approved the first phase of the Enhancement and Expansion of the Veterinary Medical Center. The board's approval will allow us to break groun in late summer, with an official groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for September 5.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - June 2014

News at the College

Yasuko RikihisaDistinguished University Professor Dr. Yasuko Rikihisa

Congratulations to our new Distinguished University Professor Dr. Yasuko Rikihisa, Department of Veterinary Biosciences.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - May 2014

News at the College

Dr. Tom Wittum named 2014 Distinguished University ScholarDr. Tom Wittum

Dr. Wittum, professor in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, was recognized as a Distinguished University Scholar: a title given to six or fewer Ohio State faculty each year.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - March 2014

News at the college

Administrative changes announced

Drs. King, Moore, and HubbellDr. Lonnie King, dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, executive dean of the Health Sciences Colleges, and Ruth Stanton Chair in Veterinary Medicine announced Tuesday that he has agreed to a one-year extension of his appointment, through August, 2015. Dr.

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: February 2014

News at the college

Welcome President Michael Drake

Ohio State announces the 15th university president. Click here to read more!

Connect to Veterinary Medicine - January 2014

News at the college

New Alumni Society membership model approved for 2014

CVM Alumni SocietyThe Veterinary Medicine Alumni Society has approved a new model for membership.