Connect to Veterinary Medicine: October-November 2009

News at the college; Alumni updates; Upcoming events; In memoriam...

Morris Animal Foundation awards go to Ohio State Veterinary Researchers

$1.2 million supports eight studies

The Morris Animal Foundation (MAF) has awarded researchers at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State eight grants totaling more than $1.2 million dollars. Dogs, cats, horses and even alpacas are the beneficiaries of the studies that examine a variety of health issues, from the characterization of cancerous tumors to enriching the lives of animals housed in shelters.

Dr. Michael Lairmore Appointed as President of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists

Concurrent meeting of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists and American Society of Veterinary Clinical Pathologists in Monterey, CA

"Clipnosis" technique can calm cats in vet's office and at home

Information regarding new processes and procedures regarding indoor cats

By Emily Caldwell

Using clips to gently squeeze the skin at the back of a cat's neck before minor veterinary procedures or even a nail-trimming at home is an effective and pain-free way to humanely hold cats that might otherwise put up a fuss, according to a study conducted in the College of Veterinary Medicine.

November - December 2009

Neurology and Neurosurgery Service Provides Comprehensive, Innovative, and Compassionate Care; K-9 Officer Survives Paralyzing Gun Shot Wound and Walks Again; Ohio State Offers Behavioral Medicine Referral Services; Medical Treatment Stops Jack's Tremors

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BIOS Newsletter: November 2009

$3.9 million NIH Construction Grant to renovate Goss Lab; Tumor growth study; Cytometry awareness; Staff feature...

Study shows how normal cells influence tumor growth

Study researchers include Drs. Rosol and Stromberg, Department of Veterinary Biosciences

Animal Welfare Symposium

Presentations from October 16 event now available on line

Connect to Veterinary Medicine: September 2009

News at the college; Alumni updates; Vet Med in the news; Upcoming events; In memoriam...