Dr. Renukaradhya Gourapura has received a $50,000 accelerator award from the Ohio State University Technology Commercialization Office to develop a nanoparticle Salmonella vaccine for poultry.
Dr. Greg Habing and Dr. Gustavo Schuenmann in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine have been awarded at four-year $1.17 million grant from NIFA-USDA for their research.
Dr. William "Bill" Saville passed away unexpectedly at home on January 8, 2018. He has been with the the College of Veterinary Medicine since 1993 and the Veterinary Preventive Medicine Department since 1998.
Dr. Wondwossen Gebreyes has received the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award from the North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine for his role as a “leading voice and innovative researcher in global health medicine.”
VPM Postdoctoral Researcher, Dr. Mostafa Ghanem, received the Reed Rumsey Award at the American Association of Poultry Pathologists (AAAP) 2017 annual meeting.
Dr. Thomas Wittum and his research team have received a 1-year grant from the CDC to continue their antimicrobial resistance research.
The Zoo and Wildlife Medicine Program was featured online in an article entitled "Columbus Zoo working to ensure future world's wildlife" in the Columbus Dispatch's online digital publication, CbusNEXT.
Antoinette Marsh, JD, MS, PhD and Alissa Wilhelm, DVM, were included as 2016-2017 members of the College of Veterinary Medicine Professional Program Teaching Honor Roll.
Dr. Andréia Arruda has received a two-year $125,214 contract from July 2017 through June 2019 through Merck Animal Health to support her research on biosecurity on swine farms worldwide.
Dr. Maria Belu, Research Associate, and Dr. Rebecca Garaded, Associate Professor, in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, will be participating as guest speakers in the 2017 Voices from the Field speaker series.