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What’s Ahead for the College of Veterinary Medicine

Sep 18, 2014 / Message from the Dean

This message appeared in the October-November 2014 issue of the Chicago Veterinary Medical Association Bulletin. In my eight months as dean, I’ve learned about the origins of the college, the forces that have shaped it, and the aspirations of the faculty who are creating its future. At the college’s Fall Conference in September and again...

Of Milkshakes, Reversible Lameness, and the Growing Reputation and Legacy of Illinois Veterinary Medicine

Jul 28, 2014 / Message from the Dean

This message appeared in the summer 2014 issue of the Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association Epitome. Outstanding faculty, students and alumni are associated with the Illinois veterinary program, a fact that I repeatedly encounter as I travel the state and the world. In June I presented at the Ninth International Conference on Equine Exercise Physiology...

I’m Bullish on Veterinary Medicine at Illinois

May 5, 2014 / Message from the Dean

This message appeared in the spring 2014 issue of the Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association Epitome. I’m absolutely delighted to be the dean of the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine and to have the partnership of the ISVMA and its members in advancing the profession through teaching, discovery, and service. A dean wears...