Program aims to excite minority students about health care careers

Dr. Julie Wuerz discusses wound bandaging and how to cast a broken leg with students participating in the SHPEP program. She performed a demonstration of how to bandage and was explaining how to properly lay the bandage material. (Photo by Jesse Jones)

November-December 2017

Selena Tinga

Small animal surgery resident receives award at national meeting

Dr. Selena Tinga has been honored for her research by a national surgery group.

Dr. Margo Macpherson

Faculty member installed as president of national equine practitioner group

A UF professor has become president of the American Association of Equine Practitioners.

Dr. Anje Bauck

Graduate student wins national award for equine research

Dr. Anje Bauck, a UFCVM graduate student, has been honored by a national equine group for her research.

Henpecked rooster back to ruling the roost after care at UF

Now on the mend, this rooster benefited from care at UF and a compassionate supporter who covered his medical costs.

Student Chantel Nelson helps SHPEP scholars during a surgery-focused learning experience.

UF hosts unique program to excite minority students about health care careers

The UFCVM participated in a unique learning opportunity for minority students aiming for careers in health professions.

Students working at MDAS on new clerkship.

New shelter medicine clerkship underway at Miami-Dade Animal Services

A new UF shelter medicine clerkship is now underway at Miami-Dade Animal Services.

Dr. Julie Levy

Levy receives Avanzino Leadership Award from Maddie’s Fund

Dr. Julie Levy has received the 2017 Avanzino Leadership Award from Maddie’s Fund.

Dr. Ilaria Capua presents Schofield Lecture at OVC.

One Health leader presents prestigious Schofield Lecture

A UFCVM faculty member was invited to present a prestigious lecture honoring one of Canada’s most famous scientists.