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College Research Day

Advances in Veterinary Medicine Research Day

SAVE THE DATE FOR 2019 - APRIL 4, 2019 - Keynote Speaker & Poster Presentations

April 4, 2019 - Keynote Speaker & Poster Presentations

Advances in Veterinary Medicine Day showcases the research and scholarship accomplishments of veterinary students, residents, graduate students and faculty in the college. It brings the college community together to learn about exciting research being carried out by colleagues. Travel grants are awarded to the best student poster presentations in each of the five areas of study: immunology and infectious diseases, molecular and cellular biology, structure and function, clinical research, and epidemiology and applied research. The awards help students fund their travel to a national or international scientific meeting to present their research.

This year's faculty chair is Dr. Stephen Jones, assistant professor in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Awards Presentation and Keynote Address - April 4th at 12:00 pm


The 2019 Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Nicole Ehrhart, professor, Surgical Oncology, Flint Animal Cancer Center at Colorado State University. Dr. Ehrhart is also the Ross M. Wilkins MD Limb Preservation Foundation University Chair in Musculoskeletal Biology & Oncology, and Director, Laboratory of Comparative Musculoskeletal Oncology & Traumatology. The over-arching goal of her research is limb preservation. She runs the musculoskeletal oncology laboratory, which is focused on reconstructing bone to save the legs of dogs and children, exploring ways to enhance bone healing in cancer patients who are undergoing anticancer therapy.

To be coming.
Please click on the above link to see this year's book of abstracts.

Research Day Awards and Presentations
Please click on the above link to listen to this year's awards and presentations.


Poster Judging Sessions

Professional Students - April 3, 2019 from 2 - 5 pm

Graduate Students - April 4, 2019 from 8 - 10:30 am

Graduate Students and Post Docs - Continued for 2019 Research Day - Platform Presentations

All CVM Graduate Students and Post Docs have the opportunity to be selected for a Platform Research Presentation to be given prior to the Keynote Address on April 4, 2019. Each presentation will be limited to 10 minutes. Those interested should mark the appropriate box yes (consider for oral presentation) on the abstract submission form, and submit the form along with their abstract to Michele Morscher by the March 4, 2019 deadline.

Members of the College's Council for Research and Council for Graduate Studies will critically review and identify 2 submitted abstracts for the platform presentations.


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Michele Morscher ( or 614-292-9203).