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President Michael Drake to speak at Veterinary Medical Center's Groundbreaking Ceremony Sept. 5

Join us at an official groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center at 4 p.m., Sept. 5. The ceremony will be held under the tent at the Veterinary Medicine Academic Building front lawn, 1900 Coffey Rd. Parking is complementary.

Welcome Class of 2018!

College of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2018The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is pleased to welcome 162 first-year veterinary students selected from 1,417 applicants.

Veterinary Scholar Summer Research Program

This summer 27 students took part in the Veterinary Scholar Summer Research Program, led by the College of Veterinary Medicine and the Office of Research and Graduate Studies. The program gives veterinary students seeking research training a chance to apply for summer stipends for approved research projects, which are conducted under Ohio State faculty or members from associated institutions.

Veterinary Medical Center participated in Channel 10 Health & Fitness Expo

The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center took part at the Channel 10 Health and Fitness Expo from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. on August 16 and 17 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D. The event had a great turnout and included cooking and fitness demos, celebrity appearances, information on wellness topics from hundreds of exhibitors, activities for kids and free and discounted health screenings.

Buckeye Vet Prep Academy 2014

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    The Buckeye Vet Prep Academy is a week-long summer camp that educates high school students about the veterinary medicine profession through seminars and hands-on activities at Ohio State.

Latest from the Animal Behavior Program

The Animal Behavior Program, led by the Veterinary Medical Center's Dr. Meghan Herron, has released the spring edition of its semi-annual Behavior Newsletter.

University Board of Trustees approves expansion of VMC

The Ohio State University Board of Trustees approved the first phase of the Enhancement and Expansion of the Veterinary Medical Center on June 6.

Distinguished University Professor Dr. Yasuko Rikihisa

Congratulations to our new Distinguished University Professor Dr. Yasuko Rikihisa, Department of Veterinary Biosciences. This permanent, honorific title isDr. Yasuko Rikihisa bestowed by the Office of Academic Affairs on a competitive basis to no more than two full professors per year who have truly exceptional records in teaching, research, scholarly or creative work, and service. Dr.

Annual Staff Appreciation Luncheon

Trudy BusbyCongratulations to the 2014 College of Veterinary Medicine Staff Leadership Award Winners, Trudy Busby (Non-Technical) – Education Support Services and Jacqueline Nolting (Technical) – Veterinary Preventive Medicine presented by Dean Lonnie King at the annual Staff Appreciation Luncheon. The awards are given each year to recognize the crucial role of professional staff in accomplishing the

Veterinary professionals' Bite Prevention Seminar, May 20

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.