December 3, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA College of Veterinary Medicine opens registration for VetCAMP 2014 on Dec. 9
Registration for VetCAMP 2014 opens Monday, Dec. 9, and runs through Wednesday, Feb. 5, officials at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine announced today.
November 14, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA College of Veterinary Medicine student organization to host benefit auction
The University of Georgia's Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association, or SCAVMA, is hosting a benefit auction to provide support for veterinary students pursuing advanced degrees through the College of Veterinary Medicine.
October 31, 2013 | General News
Media advisory: UGA labs conduct testing for FDA’s pet food surveillance program
The University of Georgia Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories, located in Athens and Tifton, are collaborating with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Veterinary Laboratory Investigation and Response Network to evaluate diagnostic samples from companion animals in suspect cases of exposure to contaminated foods or drugs to help protect human and animal health.
October 25, 2013 | General News
UGA College of Veterinary Medicine receives full accreditation
The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine once again received full accreditation from the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education.
September 12, 2013 | Events on Campus
Science of Veterinary Medicine Symposium to be held Oct. 10 at UGA
The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine will host its annual Science of Veterinary Medicine Symposium on Oct. 10. Admission is free, and the event is open to the public.
August 30, 2013 | Research News
UGA lab plays key role in identifying dolphin virus, urges people not to touch stranded animals
The University of Georgia Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, based at the College of Veterinary Medicine, played a key role in identifying the cause of the "unusual mortality event" for bottlenose dolphins announced this week by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
August 29, 2013 | Research News
UGA startup company receives $1.95 million to provide better science teaching tools
Two federal grants totaling $1.95 million will provide jobs and research support for a growing University of Georgia startup company that aims to change the way science is taught in classrooms.
August 21, 2013 | Honors & Awards
UGA professor awarded International Veterinary Congress Prize
Because of her contributions to an international understanding of veterinary medicine, University of Georgia professor Corrie Brown recently received the XIIth International Veterinary Congress Prize from the American Veterinary Medical Association.
August 19, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA’s ‘Vet School for a Day’ set for September
Registration is now open for the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine's Vet School for a Day. Held Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the college's campus, the program teaches high school juniors and seniors about the wide variety of careers in veterinary medicine.
August 14, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA welcomes 102 incoming veterinary students with white coat ceremony
The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed the class of 2017 during its annual White Coat Ceremony Aug. 11. Sponsored by the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association, the event officially recognized 102 members of the incoming class by donning them in lab coats to be worn during their veterinary education.
August 12, 2013 | Events on Campus
Nobel laureate Peter C. Doherty to speak at UGA
Nobel laureate Peter C. Doherty will discuss his two latest books on the University of Georgia campus Sept. 10 at 3 p.m. A book sale and signing will coincide with the event, which will be held in Room H237 of the College of Veterinary Medicine's main academic building. The event is free and open to the public; seating is limited.
July 25, 2013 | Research News
Connections found between wetland cover, transmission rates of hemorrhagic disease
Ecologists at the University of Georgia have discovered complex and surprising relationships between land cover and rates of transmission, illness and death from hemorrhagic disease in white-tailed deer.
June 10, 2013 | General News
UGA’s veterinary hospital offers take-home glucose monitors for diabetic pets
The University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital now has iPro continuous glucose monitoring devices available for cats and dogs with diabetes mellitus. The devices, commonly used for human patients with diabetes, are used to gather data on the patient's response to insulin.
April 17, 2013 | Events on Campus
UGA’s ‘Vet School for a Day’ set for September
The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine has set Sept. 25 as the date for its annual "Vet School for a Day" program. The event is held on the college's campus and educates high school juniors and seniors about the wide variety of careers in veterinary medicine. Students from throughout Georgia and South Carolina are encouraged to attend.
April 16, 2013 | General News
UGA College of Veterinary Medicine recognizes three alumni at annual conference
Three alumni from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine recently were recognized for service to the college and the veterinary profession. The awards, received by Adam C. Eichelberger of Aiken, S.C.; John E. Hayes of Ruckersville, Va.; and Susan Lawson Fubini of Ithaca, N.Y., were presented by the college's Veterinary Alumni Association during its 50th Annual Veterinary Conference and Alumni Weekend held in Athens.