FFAR Awards Inaugural Vet Fellowship to Ten Students
The AAVMC is collaborating with the Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research (FFAR) on a new program designed to develop new generations of veterinary medical scientists interested in research careers in global food security and sustainable animal production.
The Veterinary Student Research Fellowships to Address Global Challenges in Food and Agriculture (FFAR Vet Fellows) program creates experiences and funding opportunities for veterinary students to pursue research related to compelling challenges in agriculture and animal production.
WSU’s Leigh Knodler wins prestigious award from Burroughs Wellcome Fund
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund today announced that Leigh Knodler, assistant professor at the WSU Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health (Allen School), was awarded 2019 Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease funding. She is joining a cohort of 10 others from leading research universities around the country.
Simulation-based education builds confidence and skills in CVM students
On April 10, the program received accreditation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, making it the nation’s first‑ever accredited program developed for and devoted to veterinary care. Simulation serves as a critical resource for veterinary students—giving them the chance to practice, make mistakes, and receive feedback with no negative consequences to live patients.
The 2014 E. P. Pope Memorial Award to Dr. Tim Baszler