September 2011 news at the College of Medicine

Dog Days Run is Oct. 22

By • Sep 21st, 2011 • Category: Around the College, September 2011

Dog Days Run set for Oct. 22   It’s that time of year again! The UF College of Veterinary Medicine and the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association are proud to announce the upcoming 30th annual Dog Days Run, which will take place Oct. 22 at Westside Park in Gainesville. Proceeds will benefit UF’s SCAVMA, the […]

UF vet plays key role in care of movie-star dolphin

By • Sep 19th, 2011 • Category: Features, People, September 2011

Star quality: Dr. Mike Walsh helped design dolphin’s prosthetic fin. Others from UF have been involved in Winter’s care as well.

Laser treatment helps dogs with spinal cord injury

By • Sep 19th, 2011 • Category: Features, News, September 2011

Veterinary neurologists report breakthroughs in treatment of intervertebral disc disease through use of lasers.

Faculty presentations

By • Sep 19th, 2011 • Category: People, September 2011

Faculty share expertise, near and far Several faculty from the UF College of Veterinary Medicine recently made presentations relating to their areas of expertise at national or international meetings. Others will be presenting their work in the near future. Here’s a wrap-up of a few talks we happened to hear about. Small Animal Clinical Sciences: ECVIM […]

Contraceptive vaccine show longterm effectiveness in cats

By • Sep 12th, 2011 • Category: Features, News, September 2011

UF researchers report longterm effectiveness of contraceptive vaccine in cats.

Snapshots of CVM life

By • Sep 12th, 2011 • Category: Around the College, September 2011

Fall is here, and with it, finally, cooler temperatures and a new class of freshman veterinary students. We look forward but we also also looked back this month, as we collectively remembered the events of 9/11.  Here are a few photos from September 2011.

UF involvement key to cat rescue efforts

By • Aug 31st, 2011 • Category: Around the College, September 2011

Cats rescued from the Haven Acres sanctuary are shown in their cages, awaiting spay/neuter surgery at UF.

College unveils new high-tech auditorium

By • Aug 26th, 2011 • Category: News, September 2011

The college’s new auditorium grand opening was Aug. 19.