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News-Gazette (June 5) – Dr. Arnon Gal, a small-animal internal-medicine specialist at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital, describes the conditions for and successes of radioactive iodine treatment for hyperthyroidism.

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Farrier Explains Why Horses Need Shoes

June 02, 2023 / In the News

ciLiving (WCIA-TV; June 1) – Tobias Ellis, a Certified Journeyman Farrier, is part of the farrier service at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital. He shared some of the role of farriers in keeping…
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Documentary Recounts UIUC COVID-19 Response

May 31, 2023 / In the News

Big Ten Network (May 23) – Drs. Tim Fan and Rebecca Smith, faculty members at the College of Veterinary Medicine, are among the campus leaders interviewed for a documentary about how the University of Illinois…
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Responding to Medical Errors

May 19, 2023 / In the News

American Veterinary Medical Association News (May 18) – “Punishment will only decrease reporting, and be counterproductive to helping address these errors,” said Lauren Forsythe, PharmD, a clinical assistant professor of pharmacy and the pharmacy service…
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COVID Responses That Worked

May 16, 2023 / In the News

The Atlantic (May 16) – In an article that asks “What went right?” in reviewing public health decisions during the pandemic, authors speak with Rebecca Lee Smith, an epidemiologist at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign….
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Dangers of OTC Meds for Pets

May 15, 2023 / In the News

News-Gazette (May 15) – Dr. Lauren Forsythe, a pharmacist at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Urbana, shares her expertise about common medications that can be harmful to pets.

Veterinary Pharmacist Advises on Drug Recall

May 13, 2023 / In the News

VIN (May 12) – The trouble is that any future problems could go undetected, said Dr. Lauren Forsythe, a veterinary pharmacist and faculty member at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign College of Veterinary Medicine. “The…
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