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The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked #5 in the nation by the U.S. News & World Report's most recent survey (March 2015). Typically, veterinary schools are ranked every four years. Established in 1885, the college has led the veterinary profession for 130 years, providing expertise in animal health, research, teaching and community involvement.
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Dogs and children share more than just messy hair and boundless energy. Both get osteosarcoma, and despite aggressive treatment, 90% of dogs and more than 30% of children will eventually die from this disease.
Brooke Burton discovered Dennis, a 6-year-old miniature dachshund, in 2013. Dennis had been in the care of Burton's relative, who had been over-feeding the dog with an extremely unhealthy mix of human foods, leaving Dennis at a shocking 56 pounds. He could barely walk.
Third-year veterinary students and roller-blade enthusiasts Chelsea Weber and Jessica Christine are rollerbladed from Columbus to Cincinnati over spring break.
In continuation of Oath in Action, an opportunity to reach out and connect to the animal loving public outside of the veterinary clinic, local veterinarians and Ohio State veterinary students volunteered in early March to visit clients of LifeCare Alliance to perform general wellness examinations on their four-legged family members at their homes.
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Dean Lonnie King named Ohio's Veterinarian of the Year
Dr. Lonnie King was honored as the 2014 Veterinarian of the Year at the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association's annual Midwest Veterinary Conference. Dean of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. King received the Association's highest honor in recognition of his contributions to veterinary medicine spanning more than four decades.
The College of Veterinary Medicine, in collaboration with the Veterinary Medical Center, invites you to attend a new series of short online lunchtime lectures. There is no fee to participate and the series is approved for continuing education credit. The first series will be presented by Dr. Cathy Langston, and will explore topics surrounding nephrology. Click here for a more detailed description of dates, times and topics.
An Invitation to Apply for the Position of Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University
Creating a healthy and sustainable world for animals and people.
Healthy animals – Healthy people
Dr. Lonnie King was honored with the 2014 Veterinarian of the Year award at the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association's annual Midwest Veterinary Conference. Dean of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr.
The Health Professionals Summit is an annual interprofessional event organized by students intended to improve understanding of issues affecting the delivery and practice of One Health and increase collaboration among future health-professional leaders. The event is brought to you by students from The Ohio State University schools of dentistry, law, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health, optometry, social work and veterinary medicine with support from Inter-Professional Council and Buckeyes Without Borders.