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Get to Know Joe (Huanyu) Qiao

Apr 27, 2017 / Get to Know

Joe (Huanyu) Qiao, an assistant professor in the Department of Comparative Biosciences, has been at the College of Veterinary Medicine for a little more than three months. Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: I do research and teaching at the college. (View the Qiao lab website.) What is your favorite...

Get to Know Michael Spinella

Apr 21, 2017 / Get to Know

Michael Spinella, an associate professor of comparative biosciences, has worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine for a little under a year. Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: To maintain a research lab, train students, and teach pharmacology. Have you held other titles or responsibilities at the college? I am on...

Diego Almeida

Get to Know Diego Almeida

Mar 17, 2017 / Get to Know

Diego Almeida is a farrier instructor at Midwest Horseshoeing School, which was acquired by the college in February.  Using roughly 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: Provide farrier training to aspiring horseshoers and farrier service to horse owners. What is your favorite part of your job? I love to shoe horses,...

Carrie Chandler-Harrison

Get to Know Carrie Chandler-Harrison

Dec 16, 2016 / Get to Know

Carrie Chandler-Harrison, a certified veterinary technician and certified canine rehabilitation practitioner, has worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine for a little over five years. Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: One of the rehabilitation specialists in the rehabilitation department.  Have you held other titles or responsibilities at the college?...

Get to Know Bahaa Fadl-Alla

Nov 11, 2016 / Get to Know

Bahaa A. Fadl-Alla, lab instructor/research specialist, has worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine for close to 17 years.  Using roughly 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is. Getting involved in many of the pioneer research projects in oncology and pathobiology. What is your favorite part of your job? Teaching and interacting with the...

Heather Clay

Get to Know Heather Clay

Oct 28, 2016 / Get to Know

Heather Clay, Assistant Dean for Advancement, has worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine for about four months.  Using roughly 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is. I lead the fundraising and alumni relations team at the college. What is your favorite part of your job? I have been in fundraising for more than 20...

Get to Know Tiana C. Daniels

Oct 20, 2016 / Get to Know

Tiana C. Daniels, CVT, KPA CTP, is a behavior technician and trainer at Veterinary Behavior at Illinois. She has worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine for one year.  Using roughly 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is. Help pet owners and their pets through positive reinforcement training and behavior modification. What is your favorite...

Get to Know Scott Hexum

Oct 14, 2016 / Get to Know

Scott Hexum, lab supervisor/anatomy preparator, has worked at the College  of Veterinary Medicine for close to 12 years.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is. Teach anatomy and keep the anatomy lab operating somewhat smoothly. Have you held other titles or responsibilities at the college? I’m responsible for the AEDs at the college...

Jessica Bengston

Get to Know Jessica Bengtson

Oct 6, 2016 / Get to Know

Jessica Bengtson, office administrator, has worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine for 17 years. She’s in her 22nd year of working at the University of Illinois. Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is. I currently provide support to the VCM (Veterinary Clinical Medicine) Graduate Program. Have you held other titles or responsibilities...

Linda J. Brown and pig

Get to Know Linda Brown

Aug 12, 2016 / Get to Know

Linda J. Brown, veterinary technician II, has worked at the College of Veterinary Medicine for 26 years. Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is. Promote animal welfare in agricultural species used in production, teaching. and research. (My best attempt to keep it to 10 words.) Have you held other titles...