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Dr. Ruth Marcec

Alumna Lands Dream Job Conserving Snakes

Sep 23, 2016 / Alumni News

Reptiles and amphibians have always fascinated Ruth Marcec. After earning bachelor’s, veterinary, and PhD degrees in pursuit of this passion, she is applying her unique expertise as the director of the Orianne Center for Indigo Conservation (OCIC). OCIC, run by the Central Florida Zoo, focuses on reproduction and reintroduction methods for the eastern indigo snake....

Alumni Spotlight: Jamie Stewart (DVM ’13)

Sep 7, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Jamie Stewart (DVM ’13) Theriogenology Resident University of Illinois Fall Conference Presentation Updates on Breeding Soundness Exams in Male Ruminants...

Alumni Spotlight: Amy Somrak (DVM ’10)

Sep 7, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Amy Somrak (DVM ’10) Clinical Assistant Professor of Veterinary Dentistry University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital Fall Conference Presentation...

Alumni Spotlight: John Spence (DVM ’01)

Sep 7, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! John Spence (DVM ’01) Veterinarian, Co-Owner Sesser Animal Hospital Fall Conference Presentation Why Didn’t I Think of That? Practice Tips...

Alumni Spotlight: John Waddell (DVM ’81)

Sep 7, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! John Waddell (DVM ’81) Senior Professional Services Veterinarian Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Fall Conference Presentation Porcine Respiratory Disease Complex: Causes,...

Alumni Spotlight: Erin Lowe (DVM ’04)

Aug 29, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Erin Lowe (DVM ’04) Technical Manager – Solutions Team Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. Fall Conference Presentation Illinois Swine Health...

Alumni Spotlight: Mark Ernst (DVM ’84)

Aug 29, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Mark Ernst (DVM ’84) Bureau Chief/State Veterinarian Bureau of Animal Health and Welfare Illinois Department of Agriculture Fall Conference...

Alumni Spotlight: Douglas Hutchens (DVM ’96)

Aug 29, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Douglas Hutchens (DVM ’96) Head of Development & Chief Veterinary Officer Bayer Animal Health Fall Conference Presentation The Drug...

Alumni Spotlight: Lynette Hemker (DVM ’06)

Aug 29, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Lynette Hemker (DVM ’06) Co-Owner and Mixed Animal Veterinarian Greenville, Illinois Fall Conference Presentation Why Didn’t I Think of...

Alumni Spotlight: Kelly Ballantyne (DVM ’05)

Aug 19, 2016 / Alumni News

In this spotlight series, we are featuring alumni speakers who are presenting at the 2016 Fall Conference for Veterinarians. Register now for Fall Conference or view other alumni speaker profiles; more will be added each week leading up to the conference! Kelly Ballantyne Clinical Instructor, University of Illinois Veterinary Behaviorist, Veterinary Behavior at Illinois Fall Conference Presentation Behavior Case Triage What...