May 2019

Daily Herald (May 17) – Alyssa Mazzoccoli, second-year student at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, was recently honored with a scholarship. Mazzoccoli hails from Chicago, Ill. https://www.dailyherald.com/submitted/20220517/mazzoccoli-recognized-with-veterinary-college-scholarship

I-TICK Program Launches 2019 Collection Season

May 16, 2019 / In the News

Pantagraph (May 16) – Dr. Lee Ann Lyons, an I-TICK coordinator, said researchers are looking for people involved in work or hobbies outside to collect ticks they find on themselves and turn them in with…
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[American dog tick]

Help Combat Tick-borne Disease in Illinois with Data

May 14, 2019 / General News

Assist in Data Collection on Ticks The first year (2018) of I-TICK (Illinois Tick Inventory Collaboration Network) was overwhelmingly successful: 70 individual participants and 18 Hubs collected over 900 ticks in 28 counties in Illinois….
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Dogs Get Disc Disease

May 13, 2019 / In the News

News-Gazette (May 12) – Dr. Kari Foss, a veterinary neurologist at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Urbana, sees dogs every day that suffer from intervertebral disc disease, or IVDD. http://www.news-gazette.com/living/2019-05-13/pet-talk-disc-degeneration.html

Creative, Biodegradable Bird Feeders

May 08, 2019 / In the News

ciLiving (WCIA-TV; May 8) – Dr. Sarah Reich showed examples of ways to attract summer birds that have the benefit of not having to be washed to prevent bacterial buildup.

[Suzanna Storms present research in 2017]

PhD Is ‘What’s Next’ for Dr. Storms

May 06, 2019 / Alumni News

‘Always a Forward Thinker’ Note: This profile of 2019 veterinary graduate Dr. Suzanna Storms is one in a series. For others, visit Alumni News. I think I remember writing a paper in third grade where…
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