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Job Opportunity: Veterinarian, Afghanistan/Iraq

Mar 6, 2017 / Alumni News

Comprehensive Health Services is looking for a veterinarian for an overseas assignment in Afghanistan/Iraq. The veterinary field team will be responsible for overall health of canines as part of the Department of State Explosive Detection Canine Team. Very cool stuff! Pay range is 240k – 304k and is eligible for exemption for US taxes (see...

[Dr. Allan Paul]

Remembering Dr. Allan Paul

Feb 13, 2017 / Alumni News

Memorial Event A public memorial event will be held on May 27 from noon to 3 pm, with prayers and toasts at 1 pm, at Papa Del’s Pizza, 1201 S. Neil St., Champaign, Ill. Memorial Contributions for the Dr. Allan Paul Fund Dr. Paul’s family has indicated that a college fund will be created in...

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Alumna Sets Vet Med Thriller in Chambana

Jun 27, 2016 / Alumni News

When Clare T. Walker (DVM ‘91) heard rumors of a haunted veterinary hospital in the Chicagoland area, it got her thinking: What would be a veterinarian’s worst nightmare? The thought led to her second novel, The Keys of Death, a veterinary medical thriller. Dr. Walker’s vision of a worst nightmare scenario did not include paranormal elements,...

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City of Markham Declares Day in Honor of Dr. Jorg H. Hoogeweg (’58)

Oct 8, 2015 / Class Notes

The City of Markham, Illinois has proclaimed October 10, 2015 to be “Dr. Jorg H. Hoogeweg Day” in honor of alumnus Dr. Jorg H. Hoogeweg (DVM ’58), who is turning 90 on that date. Dr. Hoogeweg founded the Markham Animal Clinic, which just celebrated its 50th anniversary. Dr. Hoogeweg is joined in his practice by...

Allison (DVM ’01) Named to AAVMC Fellows Program

Dec 19, 2014 / Class Notes

Dr. Sarah Allison, Class of 2001, has been selected for the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges’ Public Policy Faculty Fellows Program. This newly created, six- to eight-week program is designed to bring faculty from AAVMC-member institutions to Washington D.C.  The fellows will work with the AAVMC’s Advocacy Committee and with Governmental Affairs to interact...

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