Leyi Wang, DVM, PhD, DACVM, has been a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine since July 2017.
Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is:
Veterinary virologist of the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
What is your favorite part of your job?
Case investigation and novel pathogen discovery
My most memorable day at work was…
When I received my first external grant award for a clinical diagnostic related project.
What would your coworkers be surprised to learn about your life outside of work?
In May of this year, I started jogging. I have run almost 800 km so far and am registered for a half Marathon next year.
Do you have any pets?
I have one painted turtle.