As part of our partnership with WSYX and WTTE, five :30 second infomercials are airing through the end of October, 2010 on local channels 6 and 28.
Video #1 (click to view video)-This spot describes the Veterinary Medical Center, which is composed of 3 hospitals: the Hospital for Companion Animals, the Hospital for Farm Animals, and the Galbreath Equine Center.
Video #2 (click to view video)-This spot highlights that the Veterinary Medical Center offers the most advanced technology for diagnostics and treatment. It features Ronaldo da Costa, DMV, MSc, PhD, assistant professor, Neurology and Neurosurgery and Cheryl London, DVM, PhD, associate professor, Department of Veterinary Biosciences.
Video #3 (click to view video)-This spot describes that at the Veterinary Medical Center, caring staff work together in teams composed of specialists, technicians, and students. It features three clients: Aimee Bruns, Julie Phelps, and Holly Hey.
Video #4 (click to view video)-This spot explains how animal patients at the Veterinary Medical Center benefit from collaborations across Ohio State. It features Michael Knopp, MD, PhD, director, Wright Center of Innovation in Biomedical Imaging, and Lonnie King, DVM, MS, MPA, dean, College of Veterinary Medicine.
Video #5 (click to view video)-This spot demonstrates how the Veterinary Medical Center works with your primary care veterinarian to develop the best treatment plan. It features Rustin Moore, DVM, PhD, chair and professor, Department of Veterinary Sciences and Interim Director, Veterinary Medical Center.
Special news segments about the Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center also ran the week of August 16-20 on Good Morning Columbus, on Fox affiliate Channel 28, and the 5 p.m. news on ABC affiliate Channel 6. The spots are now featured on each station's web site in a special News Features section.
About the College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State
Founded in 1885, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked fifth in the nation and includes more than 1,000 faculty, staff and students in the Departments of Veterinary Biosciences, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, and Veterinary Preventive Medicine. The Veterinary Medical Center is one of the largest specialty referral centers in the world, with more than 35,000 farm, equine, and companion animal patients each year. A nationally-recognized ambulatory practice and teaching unit in Marysville, Ohio provides farm animal experience to every veterinary student, and the Food Animal Health Research Program in Wooster, OH focuses on detection, control, and prevention of disease. Located on the only campus in the country with a comprehensive medical center offering seven health sciences colleges, we admit up to 162 veterinary students per class, and offer a new comprehensive graduate program in Veterinary and Comparative Medicine as well as a unique Master’s degree in Veterinary Public Health, in partnership with the College of Public Health. http://vet.osu.edu.