News

Ohio State veterinarian featured in story about degenerative myelopathy

Dr. Sarah Moore, assistant professor of neurology and neurosurgery, was featured in the article "New Foundation Seeks to Raise Awareness aboutDr. Moore Degenerative Myelopathy," in Today's Veterinary News. Dr. Moore explains in this article that there are hurdles for owners of pets that have degenerative myelopathy (DM).

January - February 2014

Small Animal Internal Medicine service; From the Director; Equine podiatry at Ohio State; New, continuous glucose monitoring; Theriogenology and Reproductive service; VMC receives AAHA Accreditation

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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.

Record-setting cold for the start of Spring Semester

Weather forecasters are calling for a morning temperature of 11 degrees on Monday, January 6, falling to 5 below zero during the day. Wind chill from Monday night to Tuesday morning could be as low as 30 below zero. These are dangerously cold temperatures that include a risk of frostbite in 10 to 30 minutes for exposed skin. Everyone is reminded to dress appropriately and especially to protect your hands and face. Pets need to be brought indoors!

Honoring the Bond coordinator presents social work CE session

Joelle Nielsen, program coordinator for the Honoring the Bond program in the Veterinary Medical Center, will present a continuing education workshop forJoelle Nielsen social workers on January 30, 2014 in the College of Social Work. The session, “Veterinary Social work: The human-animal bond and the practice of social work,” provides three hours of continuing education credit for social workers.

Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center achieves AAHA Accreditation

The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center (VMC) has achieved the highest level of veterinary excellence at both locations following a thorough evaluation by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA). The VMC-Columbus, located at 601 Vernon Tharp St., and the VMC-Dublin, located at 5020 Bradenton Ave., have both earned AAHA accreditation. The VMC-Columbus has now been continuously accredited since 1975 (38 years), and the VMC-Dublin achieved this important status after being open for just six months.

Alumni support students in new Graduate Business Minor

Ohio State now offers the only business minor in the country designed for graduate students majoring in the health professions. The program startedDr. Cloyd during the summer of 2013 with its first cohort of students: 18 future veterinarians, two nursing students, and a graduate research scientist.

Holiday pet food drive!

Now through December 23, The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center at Dublin is holding a holiday pet food drive. All items collected will go to the Capital Area Humane Society. You can help us help pets in need! Plus, when you drop off your donation, stay for a quick tour of the clinic.

Who – Anyone can donate

What – dog food and cat food drive

Where – Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center at Dublin, 5020 Bradenton Ave. Dublin, OH 43017

When – Now until December 23

Why – Give to a good cause this holiday season