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In a video that has gone viral, a courageous cat, Tara, pounces on a dog three times her size to save one of her owners, a child named Jeremy. Joelle Nielsen, Honoring the Bond Program Coordinator, was interviewed by Channel 6; and Dr. Buffington, professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, was interviewed by Channel 4.
The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine boasts an impressive network of alumni employed in all 50 states and around the world. Current students and recent graduates of the college are lucky to have a vast resource of mentors, role models, and potential employers from which to seek career guidance and professional advice.
Doug Palma, 2004 DVM graduate from Ohio State, was recently featured in an ABC news story, Veterinarian Shares Personal Story of Having His Own Dog Put to Sleep.
"It’s our role to guide owners to a decision that’s in the best interest of their pets while helping them come to terms with the passing of their beloved family member," Palma said. "Now when I say, 'I understand,' I do."
Posted May 15, 2014
One-day Bite Prevention seminar
The Ohio Veterinary Medical Association held a bite prevention seminar for veterinary professionals Tuesday, May 20 in honor of National Dog Bite Prevention Week. The one-day workshop took place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine Academic Building in the Wexner Auditorium, located at 1900 Coffey Road, Columbus, Ohio.
Dementia patients who interact with horses demonstrate improved well-being, according to recently published research in Anthrozoos, a quarterly journal that examines the interactions of people and animals.
Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine student Sara DeWitt was one of 11 students honored Thursday for her involvement in the Columbus-Athens Schweitzer fellowship program at the annual Celebration of Service held at the Ohio Union.
News at the College
Dr. Tom Wittum named 2014 Distinguished University Scholar
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.
On Saturday, May 3, the College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed the 139 new veterinarians into their chosen field at the annual Oath and Hooding ceremony, held at Mershon Auditorium, in the Wexner Center, 1871 N. High St. Surrounded by friends and family, students recieved their scarlet and grey academic hood as a symbol of their degree.
Welcome Annie Adrian; An exploratory student of the oral selective inhibitor of nuclear export (SINE) KPT-335 in dogs with lymphoma; Improving outcome in dogs with glomerular disease via pharmacodynamic-based dosing of enalapril; Spotlight Patieht "Winston"; Brainstem auditory-evoked response testing in normal hearing Cavalier King Charles Spaniel dogs; Utility and repeatability of quantitative outcome measures to assess recovery after canine spinal cord injury (SCI)...
Nationwide Children's Partnership; An Exploratory Study of the Safety and Efficacy of ACP-196 in Spontaneous Canine B-Cell Lymphoma; Novel application of kinematic magnetic resonance imaging for evaluation of cervical spondylomyelopathy in dogs; COTC007b: Preclinical Comparison of Three Indenoisoquinolines Candidates in Tumor Bearing Dogs; Does your dog have a painful joing?; Spotlight Patient "Rock"; The use of the Harmonic Aries Blade in clinical canine patients undergoing spinal surgery - Blinded, randomized clinical trials in dogs; Inhibition of JAK2/STAT3 signaling by toceranib phospha