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Job Opportunity: Veterinarian, Lombard, IL

Sep 17, 2018 / Uncategorized

New as of summer 2018, Carriage transformed from an animal clinic to a flourishing, full-service animal hospital. Our new, state-of-the-art facility offers a greater variety of medical services and treatment options including orthopedics, ultrasound, emergency care and hospitalization. In addition, we now offer pet boarding, grooming and daycare. Looking to add to our experienced team...

Job Opportunity: Full-time Associate Veterinarian, Webster, TX

Jun 27, 2018 / Uncategorized

Full-time Associate Veterinarian $10,000 signing bonus! Relocation incentives! Nasa Pet Hospital is searching for a full-time Associate Veterinarian. We are a client centered, progressive small animal practice in Webster, Texas, serving a wonderful and educated clientele. We seek a recent graduate or a seasoned practitioner with excellent people skills, who is a team player, has...

Overdose in Working Dogs: Full Video Script

Mar 14, 2017 / Uncategorized

This video is intended as an educational tool for licensed veterinarians. The information contained in this video should not be used as a substitute for a consultation with your treating veterinarian. In the case of a suspected canine overdose, contact your treating veterinarian immediately. Why Is This a Problem? Over 50,000 Americans die each year...

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Celebrate Our 3T Achievement!

Mar 10, 2017 / Uncategorized

thank you for rsvp’ing here With the help of special guests from campus, the ribbon-cutting ceremony recognizes: the TEAMWORK involving everyone in the college—especially in the hospital—to accommodate this new equipment the TECHNOLOGY that advances the delivery of veterinary clinical care and research the TRIUMPH of achieving our strategic goals. Let us know you’re coming!...

Aditi Das Receives AHA Scientist Development Grant

May 28, 2015 / Uncategorized

The American Heart Association has awarded Aditi Das, an assistant professor in the Department of Comparative Biosciences, a Scientist Development Grant for her research on the link between consumption of dietary omega-3 fatty acids and cardiovascular health.  The stated purpose of this grant mechanism is stated by AHA as:  “To support highly promising beginning scientists...

Comparative Biosciences Graduates

May 20, 2015 / Uncategorized

On May 15-16, the department celebrated its new graduates.   Joe Cacioppo received his PhD following work with Jay Ko, and is heading back to complete the DVM degree. In the photos below to the left is Joe, Duncan Ferguson, Jay Ko, and Jodi Flaws preparing for the College ceremony on Friday. Associate Professor Levent...

Scholarly Activity Report: March 2015

Mar 2, 2015 / Uncategorized

Below is a sampling of faculty activity, including grants funded, publications, scholarly presentations, and honors or awards, for the fourth quarter of 2014. Grants Funded | Publications | Presentations | Professional Recognitions/Awards Grants Funded Damhorst G, Long K, McNamara P, Miller GY, $15,000, Illinois-Njala Global Health Partnership, Graduate College – University of Illinois Focal Grant...

Scholarly Activity Report: October 2014

Oct 15, 2014 / Uncategorized

Below is a sampling of faculty activity, including grants funded, publications, scholarly presentations, and honors or awards, for the third quarter of 2014. Grants Funded | Publications | Presentations | Professional Recognitions/Awards   Grants Funded Allender MC, $9,735, Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Health Assessment and Ranavirus Investigation in the Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene Carolina...

Scholarly Activity Report: July 2014

Jul 15, 2014 / Uncategorized

Below is a sampling of faculty activity, including grants funded, publications, scholarly presentations, and honors or awards, for the second quarter of 2014. Grants Funded | Publications | Presentations | Professional Recognitions/Awards    Grants Funded Das A, McDougle D, $52,000, American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship, Biochemical mechanism of CYP2J2 epoxygenase and interrogation of EET receptors....

Scholarly Activity Report: April 2014

Apr 15, 2014 / Uncategorized

Below is a sampling of faculty activity, including grants funded, publications, scholarly presentations, and honors or awards, for the first quarter of 2014. Grants Funded | Publications | Presentations | Professional Recognitions/Awards   Grants Funded Allender, MC, $500,000: sub-award $73,000, fish and Wildlife Service through the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game, State Wildlife Grants...