Features news at the College of Medicine

Small animal oncologist honored for presentation

By • Dec 8th, 2022 • Category: Features, November-December 2022, People

Dr. Marilia Takada’s research focuses on a novel targeted therapy for dogs with histiocytic sarcoma.

Faculty member honored during Celebrating Distinction ceremony

By • Dec 8th, 2022 • Category: Features, News, November-December 2022

Dr. Cynda Crawford was officially installed as the Fredrica Saltzman Endowed Professorship Chair in Shelter Medicine.

UF shelter medicine team presents workshop in Thailand

By • Dec 8th, 2022 • Category: Around the College, Features, November-December 2022

A UF shelter medicine team provided hands-on learning opportunities as well as lectures aimed at enhancing knowledge of shelter population management.

Veterinary forensic pathologist honored by national group

By • Dec 8th, 2022 • Category: Features, November-December 2022, People

Dr. Adam Stern received the President’s Award at the American College of Veterinary Pathologists’ annual meeting for his efforts to create and implement a fellowship program in veterinary forensic pathology.

New mucosal vaccine prototype provides unprecedented protection against brucellosis in mice

By • Dec 8th, 2022 • Category: Features, News, November-December 2022

The UF investigators aim to develop a better vaccine for animals and to ultimately develop a vaccine for humans as well.

A message from our dean

By • Oct 25th, 2022 • Category: Around the College, Features, September-October 2022

A message from the college’s dean, Dr. Dana Zimmel.

Professor of equine surgery honored for career achievements

By • Oct 25th, 2022 • Category: Features, People, September-October 2022

Dr. David Freeman has received the American College of Veterinary Surgeons’ Founders’ Award for Career Achievement.

UF VETS team deploys to Fort Myers in aftermath of Hurricane Ian

By • Oct 21st, 2022 • Category: Around the College, Features, September-October 2022

The team established a field hospital in Fort Myers to provide free veterinary care to animals in need.

College names new executive associate dean

By • Oct 20th, 2022 • Category: Features, News, September-October 2022

Dr. Chris Adin moves into the position after serving as chair of the department of small animal clinical sciences since 2018.

Student receives scholarship from national group for commitment to accessible veterinary care

By • Oct 11th, 2022 • Category: Around the College, Features, September-October 2022

Kristen Margrave has received the Steve Marton scholarship from PetSmart Charities.

Decrease in spay-neuter surgeries during pandemic may undermine pet welfare

By • Oct 4th, 2022 • Category: Features, News, September-October 2022

Decades of progress to control pet overpopulation of dogs and cats is at risk.

Faculty member receives award for excellence from Provost’s Office

By • Sep 26th, 2022 • Category: Features, People, September-October 2022

The Provost’s Office offers the Excellence Awards for Assistant Professors to recognize junior faculty for excellence in research.