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Free eye exams for service animals at VMC

Veterinary ophthalmologists from The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center (VMC) will offer free sight-saving eye exams for service animals in May. Service dog handlers and owners must pre-register between now and April 30 with the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists.

Smithsonian exhibit on site during Annual Open House, April 5!

The College of Veterinary Medicine Annual Open House now has an exciting new attraction! “Animal Connections: Our Journey Together,” a 1,000 square foot custom-built exhibit housed on an 18-wheel truck will be on site from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 5 at the Veterinary Medicine Academic Building, 1900 Coffey Rd. 

Veterinary Public Health Program Opens Doors for Graduates: 100 Lives Changed

The Veterinary Public Health Specialization (VPH) towards the Master's of Public Health degree at TheColleen and her dog Ohio State University is celebrating Colleen Shockling Dent, now a second year veterinary student, who has the distinction of becoming the 100th person to have completed the program.

Enhancement and Expansion project featured in OnCampus

The Expansion and Enhancement project for the Veterinary Medical Center (VMC) was recently featured in OnCampus, the faculty staff newspaper for The Ohio State University. The VMC’s Expansion and Enhancement Project (Fund No. 314090) hopes to raise $30 million to create a larger, warmer and friendlier lobby and reception area for the more than 27,000 dogs and cats and their owners who visited the VMC last year.

College of Veterinary Medicine receives 7-year accreditation

After a year-long process that included an extensive self-study report and three-day site visit, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine has again been accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (AVMA COE) for the next seven years. This recognition represents the Council’s highest level of achievement for evaluating colleges.

Veterinary student recognized by Ohio State Board of Trustees

The Ohio State University Board of Trustees recognized Caitlin Pohlit, a 4th year veterinary student, with a 2014 Student RecognitionCaitlin Pohlit Award. 

March - April 2014

Human medicine helps veterinary medicine in canine septic shock case; From the Director; Saving a dam and her cria; Intestinal resection, blood transfusions get horse back into form; Annual Open House; FAQ: Animal Blood Bank

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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.

Cassie Horvath receives 2014 Bayer Excellence in Communication Award

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is proud to announce that Cassie Horvath, a 4th year veterinary student, was chosen by facultyCassie Horvath and staff as the winner of the 2014 Bayer Excellence in Communication Award. Cassie will receive a $2,500 scholarship, and will go on to compete at a national level, where she has the chance to receive an additional $2,500.