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WCIA-TV (ciLiving; Sept. 26) – Aimee Hearn and Brianna Huff, student organizers of the annual Veterinary Medicine Open House, join us with details on this year’s Open House will be held on Sunday, October 2,…
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Khan Family Gives $15 Million for Veterinary Oncology

September 20, 2022 / In the News

Chronicle of Philanthropy (Sept. 19) – Shahid and Ann Margaret Khan, and their children Tony and Shanna Khan, gave $15 million to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to support the integrated oncology program at the…
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Student Enrolls in Veterinary Program

September 18, 2022 / In the News

Rensselaer (Ind.) Republican (Sept. 17) – Jocelyn Polanek, daughter of Mrs. Christine Lassiter and Mr. Jeff Lassiter of Rensselaer, has been accepted to the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in Urbana. https://www.newsbug.info/rensselaer_republican/news/jocelyn-polanek-enrolls-in-illinois-veterinary-college/article_88ac9db1-cfb1-5aa7-86cb-e322293133e2.html

Reader Asks About Location of New Cancer Wing

September 18, 2022 / In the News

News-Gazette (Sept. 16) – Dr. Laura Garrett, clinical professor of oncology, said the new addition will be built “somewhere at the east end of the Small Animal Hospital.” That’s where the hospital’s current oncology service…
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Khan Family Donates to Veterinary Oncology Program

September 09, 2022 / In the News

News-Gazette (Sept. 9) – A $15 million gift from Flex-N-Gate Corp. owner Shahid Khan and his family to the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine — and a matching gift — are expected to…
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Study Looks at Benefits of Exercise in Foals

September 08, 2022 / In the News

Morris Animal Foundation (July 28) – The research team was led by Dr. Annette McCoy, Associate Professor of Equine Surgery, and Dr. Mariana Kersh, Associate Professor of Mechanical Science and Engineering. “Exercise interventions earlier in…
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Equine Respiratory Disease Masquerades as Pneumonia

September 08, 2022 / In the News

The Horse (Sept. 6) – Equine multinodular pulmonary fibrosis (EMPF) is often diagnosed after horses have been treated for other respiratory diseases, according to Pamela Wilkins, DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, ACVECC, of the University…
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Animal ER Processes and Options

September 01, 2022 / In the News

ciLiving (WCIA-TV; Sept. 1) – Dr. Meghan Fick and Dr. Danielle Martindale, veterinarians with the small animal emergency service at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital, provide some guidelines about what situations require immediate…
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