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.

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.

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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