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Veterinary Medical Center is a "Cat Friendly Practice"

Veterinary Medical Center is a Cat Friendly PracticeThe American Association of Feline Practitioners has designated The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center (VMC) as a “Cat Friendly Practice.”  

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: April 2013

News at the College

Dr. Lonnie KingDr. Lonnie King receives Global One Health Award

Dr. Lonnie King, dean and Ruth Stanton Chair in Veterinary Medicine, has been awarded the Global One Health Award by the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) at their World Congress in Auckland, New Zealand.

Ohio State Veterinarian named president of the ACVP

Dr. Maxey Wellman, professor, Department of Veterinary Biosciences, is the 2013 president of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP), which boasts more than 1,500 members in 28 countries. Dr. Wellman is the director of Clinical Pathology Laboratories, which include the clinical chemistry, cytology and hematology laboratories. These laboratories provide diagnostic services and professional laboratory expertise to the Veterinary Medical Center, departments and research laboratories within the college and university, and the university laboratory animal program.

Partnership Restores Friendly Canine to Normal Health

Dr. Scansen and CainCain is a miracle dog, according to Rachel Finney, executive director of the Capital Area Humane Society. This well-behaved dog that was recently featured on WCMH-TV was surrendered to CAHS because his owners were unable to care for him. Unbeknownst to them, Cain had a common congenital heart condition that can be fatal.

Dr. Lonnie King receives Global One Health Award

Dr. Lonnie King, dean and Ruth Stanton Chair in Veterinary Medicine, has been awarded the Global One Health Award by the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) at their World Congress in Auckland, New Zealand. This award is presented annually to an individual or organization that has promoted the global One Health concept, which studies the links between animal health, human health and environmental health.

BIOS Newsletter: January/February 2013

Dr. Maxey Wellman new ACVP President; New faces in VBS; February is National Heart Disease Awareness month; VBS highlights for January/February publications...

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Leadership changes at the Food Animal Health Research Program

Following an exemplary 45 year career, Dr. Mo Saif retired in January as the leader of the Food Animal Health Research Program (FAHRP) at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster. He is recognized internationally as a leading researcher in poultry diseases and influenza viruses that can be shared between different animal species. Read more about his career here. Dr.

March - April 2013

Using CO-Oximetry to monitor a canine case of smoke inhalation; Using a transfixation pin case with a window to treat a fracture and wound in a ram; FAQ: Animal Blood Bank; Equine Emergency and Critical Care; Veterinary Medical Center specialty services...

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Connect to Veterinary Medicine: February 2013

News at the College

TechColumbusThree veterinary medicine faculty showcase their innovations

The TechColumbus Innovation Awards showcased 50 startups and innovators to more than 1,000 attendees on February 7 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, and three of those innovators are veterinarians at the Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine:

AAVMC survey presents employment statistics for new veterinarians

The  Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges recently completed an employment survey of 2011 and 2012 graduates from U.S. colleges of veterinary medicine.