Dr. Wondwossen Gebreyes has been named as a recipient of this year’s U21 Award for Internationalization by Universitas 21, a network of research-intensive universities which comprises 25 member organizations in 16 jurisdictions around the globe.
The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges and the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (AAVMC/APTR) One Health Interprofessional Education Working Group has accepted Dr. Armando Hoet's casey study entitled "Q Fever in the Suburbs.
The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) is hosting a 2-week training session from December 7-19, 2015 on Antimicrobial Use and Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine.
Dr. Armando Hoet, Director of the Veterinary Public Health (VPH) Program in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, led a group of 20 individuals to Chile in November 2015 for Farm to Table Program: Exporting Food Systems in Latin America.
The Veterinary Extension Unit located within the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine is part of the Agriculture and Natural Resources program area.
Suzanne Tomasi, DVM, has been accepted as an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) officer for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The Research Committee of the International Society for Disease Surveillance has selected MPH-VPH student, Melody Maxwell, to receive the PANAFTOSA (PAHO/WHO) ISDS 2015 Award for Outstanding Student/PostDegree Abstract.
Dr. Barbara Wolfe, Associate Professor in Veterinary Preventive Medicine, will be leaving in January 2016 for a new opportunity as the Chief Scientific Officer at the Morris Animal Foundation.
VPM Post Doctoral Researcher Laura Pomeroy, Graduate Teaching Associate Karla Moreno-Torres and Associate Professor Dr. Rebeccca Garabed collaborated on a review paper entitled, "Data-Driven Models of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Dynamics: A Review."
The Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine was recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Foodborne Infections Network (GFN) for its participation in the 2014 External Quality Assurance System (EQAS) report.