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Alumni Spotlight: Drew Sullivan (DVM ’11)

Aug 4, 2016 / Alumni Profiles

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Drew Sullivan (DVM ’11) Medical Director, Veterinarian Medical District Veterinary Clinic at Illinois Fall Conference Presentation Being a Valuable Associate...

Alumni Spotlight: Ray Ramirez (DVM ’86)

Aug 3, 2016 / Alumni Profiles

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Ray Ramirez (DVM ’86) Owner of Lakeview Veterinary Clinic Fall Conference Presentation Why Didn’t I Think of That? Practice...

Alumni Spotlight: Morgan Wilson (DVM ’01)

Aug 3, 2016 / Alumni Profiles

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Morgan Wilson (DVM ’01) Dermatologist and dermatopathologist Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield Fall Conference Presentation Why...

Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Miller (DVM ’01)

Aug 3, 2016 / Alumni Profiles

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Sarah Miller (DVM ’01) Creative director and president AgCreate Solutions Fall Conference Presentation Finding that Work/Life/Family Balance without Falling...

Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Allison (DVM ’01)

Jul 27, 2016 / Alumni Profiles

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Sarah Allison (DVM ’01) Assistant Director for Division of Animal Resources Clinical Assistant Professor University of Illinois Fall Conference...

Alumni Spotlight: Michael Biehl (DVM ’83)

Jul 27, 2016 / Alumni Profiles

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Michael Biehl (DVM ’83) Clinical Professor of Toxicology Fall Conference Presentation What’s Your Next Move? An...

Alumni Spotlight: Laura Garrett (DVM ’91)

Jul 27, 2016 / Alumni Profiles

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Laura Garrett (DVM ’91)  Clinical Associate Professor in Oncology Chief of Staff, Veterinary Teaching Hospital University of Illinois Fall...

[Dr. Matt O'Connor]

O’Connor Joins Shedd Aquarium’s Animal Health Division

Oct 7, 2015 / Alumni Profiles

Matt O’Connor, a 2007 Illinois DVM, recently joined the distinguished team of animal care professionals at the A. Watson Armour III Center for Animal Health and Welfare, part of Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium, according to a news release from that institution. “It’s a privilege to join a world-renowned aquarium like Shedd, where I can apply and...

[Rep. Kurt Schrader and Dr. Sarah Allison]

Allison Finds AAVMC Public Policy Fellowship 'Life Changing'

Jun 25, 2015 / Alumni Profiles

When Dr. Sarah Allison talks about her recent veterinary public policy fellowship, she exudes excitement. “I’m thrilled that I had the opportunity to participate in this fellowship,” said Dr. Allison, a clinical assistant professor and assistant director for the campus Division of Animal Resources. “It was life changing.” Dr. Allison was one of two inaugural...

Dr. Cynthia Olsen (DVM '06)

Olsen Embraces Entrepreneurial Spirit in Her Chicago Practice

Apr 29, 2015 / Alumni News

Alumni Profile Submitted by Dr. Lynne White-Shim (DVM ’06) Dr. Cynthia Olsen (DVM ’06), a Japanese-American Chicagoan who is an avid equestrian who was originally educated in sound engineering,  isn’t one who is concerned about fitting into a certain mold. So it wasn’t surprising that, despite recent research showing hesitation by young veterinarians to become...