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College of Veterinary Medicine
Research Day

Friday, April 25, 2014

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Outside LAC 100

8:15 a.m. Welcome
LAC 100

8:20 a.m. New Faculty Member Talks
Stephane Lezme, Department of Pathobiology
Gut-Brain Axis: How Gut Physiopathology Can Influence Your Behavior

T. Valarmathi, Department of Comparative Biosciences
Development of Three-Dimensional Vascularized Tissue-Engineered Constructs

Laura Selmic, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine
Surgical Oncology: Science and Stats

9:00 a.m. Pensinger Lecture in Comparative Medicine
Dr. Susan Ewart, Michigan State University
Zoobiquity: A Veterinarian’s Role in Studying Human Asthma

10:00 a.m. Break
Snacks available outside LAC 100

10:30 a.m. Timothy Fan, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine
Dr. Gordon and Mrs. Helen Kruger Research Excellence Award
Canine Osteosarcoma: A Large Animal Tumor Model

11:00 a.m. Daniel Rock, Department of Pathobiology
Zoetis Animal Health Award for Research Excellence
Comparative and Functional Viral Genomics: Insights for Disease Prevention and Control

11:30 a.m. Phi Zeta Initiation and Graduate Student Awards

12:00 p.m. Lunch and Poster Session
VMBSB Atrium
Poster presenters will be available for discussion from 12:30-1:30 p.m.