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Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases CVM's Kraus joins farriers' hall of fame
February 11, 2016

International recognition is the capstone to a 50-year career of innovating, teaching and shoeing horses; and he's not done yet.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Largest canine genetics study yields clues to diseases in dogs and humans
February 11, 2016

CVM researchers identified areas on the genome associated with hip dysplasia, lymphoma, mast cell tumor and granulomatous colitis. They also identified genes that influence such traits as fur length--and shedding.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Cummings paper describes link between bariatric surgery and diabetes remission
January 21, 2016

Study reveals that bariatric surgeries increase bile acid concentrations, which help balance glucose levels in the body. The findings could lead to novel ways of treating Type 2 diabetes.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Cornell Alumni Magazine features Cornell Ruffian Equine Practice
January 15, 2016

Article includes story of emergency colic surgery with a happy ending.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Boyko Embarks on new venture
January 12, 2016

Canine genetics testing start-up company sets up shop at Cornell's McGovern incubator.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Horse racing with heart
January 12, 2016

In a recent ESPN podcast, Cornell's Scott Palmer, New York State's Equine Medical Director, describes a new program using smart phone ECG to prevent sudden cardiac deaths at the race track.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Shelter Medicine plays vital role in Newfield hoarding case
December 15, 2015

Program members were there to triage and treat 28 animals rescued from a filthy single-wide trailer last month. The owners face 62 charges of abuse and neglect. But CVM's Dr. Elizabeth Berliner says hoarding is a tough habit to break; nearly 100 animals were taken from the same people in 2010.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases First "test tube" puppies born at CVM/Baker
December 09, 2015

A healthy litter born from successful IVF represents the solution to a puzzle researchers have been trying to solve since the 1970s.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases CVM's Dubovi recommends new vaccine against canine influenza H3N2
November 30, 2015

New strain more contagious than older H3N8 strain; at-risk dogs include those traveling for the holidays, in kennel or daycare, or at dog parks.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases CVM professor explains fertility loss in video about women scientists
November 13, 2015

Ned Place describes tests that can help a woman make choices about motherhood and career in a new production from the Cornell Institute for Women Scientists.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Poultry vaccine wins Innovator Award for CVM emeriti
November 02, 2015

Calnek, Schat received the 2015 Ezra Technology Innovator Award as co-inventors of the Marek's disease vaccine.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Clinical Investigators' Day spotlights residents' research
November 02, 2015

Day-long event provides an opportunity to present research to the veterinary community at large

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Thompson chosen president-elect at NYSVMS conference
October 28, 2015

Margret “Meg” Thompson, DVM, DACVR, Interim Director of Cornell University Hospital for Animals, was elected 2016 President-Elect at the NYS Veterinary Medical Society’s Annual Business Meeting on October 18 in Ithaca.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases LVT Week honors dedicated professionals
October 13, 2015

Preparation includes a college-level animal science education, a national exam--and a profound love for animals.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases An Owl's Tale: Rescued, recovered, released
September 30, 2015

When the Janet L. Swanson Wildlife Health Center took in the young Great Horned Owl he couldn't hold his head up. He's feeling much better now.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases 2015 Salmon Award to honor VIN founder
September 24, 2015

Paul Pion, DVM '83, also cited for his role in identifying cause and cure for DCM in cats.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases New AHDC director arrives Oct. 1
September 23, 2015

Dr. Francois Elvinger will also serve as Assistant Dean of Diagnostic Operations.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Two from CVM receive inaugural Engaged Cornell grants
September 23, 2015

Engaged Cornell has awarded its first Engaged Curriculum Grants to 18 projects initiated by faculty across the university, including CVM's Alex Travis and Bob Weiss.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases A tribute to Emeritus Dean George Poppensiek
September 11, 2015

Dean of the college from 1959 to 1974, Dr. Poppensiek is remembered as a gentle man.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases CVM is Nat Geo WILD's Vet School
August 25, 2015

The new series was filmed at Cornell and follows the experiences of veterinary students as they experience the satisfactions -- and sorrows -- of treating all creatures, great and small.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Cornell AQUAVET students live the life aquatic
August 14, 2015

Marine life program gives students opportunities to study the health of sea animals and their habitat.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases College supports local carousel project
August 12, 2015

CVM helped rejuvenate the City of Ithaca's Stewart Park merry-go-round, a much-loved local attraction.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Warnick, Thompson take office
August 04, 2015

Dr. Lorin Warnick is now serving as interim dean for the college; Dr. Meg Thompson will lead the hospital.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases K-12 'classroom in a test tube' program expands with grant
July 30, 2015

The NIH has awarded a $1.25 million grant to the Advancing Secondary Science Education with Tetrahymena (ASSET) program, which is overseen by CVM personnel.

 

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases CVM at The ARK
July 27, 2015

CVM is doing many great things at the new animal terminal at JFK Airport, but running a clinic there is not one of them.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Michael I. Kotlikoff, dean of Vet College, named provost
July 16, 2015

Michael I. Kotlikoff, the Austin O. Hooey Dean of Veterinary Medicine since 2007, will be Cornell University’s next provost, President Elizabeth Garrett announced today. Kotlikoff will assume the office Aug. 1.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists celebrates a successful first year
July 10, 2015

About 100 members of the Long Island performance horse community turned out to congratulate the staff, tour the facility, and watch the unveiling of the new standing MRI.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases “Some Pig”
June 26, 2015

Nemo Farm Animal Hospital is dedicated to porcine cancer patient in June 23 ceremony

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Reunion Weekend 2015
June 18, 2015

The College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed back over 300 alumni and guests for Reunion Weekend!

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Divers honored by ACVIM
June 18, 2015

Dr. Tom Divers received the Robert W. Kirk Award for Professional Excellence, presented in recognition of outstanding achievements and dedicated service to the veterinary profession, at the annual forum earlier this month.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Biobanking the Big Cats
June 10, 2015

A pair of rare domestic Savannah cats visited CVM last week to donate biospecimens to the Cornell Veterinary Biobank.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Watch June 6 "One Health" Panel
June 10, 2015

Watch Cornell experts from across the university discuss One Health for One Planet, Many Species, a panel discussion hosted by CVM.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases CVM vets investigating apparent cat poisoning in Ithaca
June 09, 2015

The Collegetown cats brought to the Tompkins County SPCA last week may have been poisoned by eating tainted cat food. Animal Control officers found a container of dry cat food mixed with antifreeze in the area. Several cats have died since the first group was brought in over the May 29 weekend.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases August receives Distinguished Alumnus award
May 29, 2015

Recognized for contributions to the fields of microbiology and immunology and dedication to mentoring students and postdoctoral fellows.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Ventilator breathes new life into patient
May 14, 2015

Not many veterinary hospitals have mechanical ventilators or staff trained to use them. Luckily for Shiloh, CUHA has both.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Cornell develops test for H3N2 canine influenza virus
April 22, 2015

Veterinarians and pet owners should submit acute and convalescent serum samples and request influenza HAI.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Encapsulated stem cells accelerate wound healing
April 20, 2015

A team of Cornell scientists has shown that stem cells confined inside tiny capsules secrete substances that help heal simulated wounds in cell cultures, opening up new ways of delivering these substances to locations in the body where they can hasten healing.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Female reproductive tract assists swimming sperm
April 15, 2015

A new study asserts that the biophysics of the female reproductive tract – in particular, the grooves that line parts of it – critically guide sperm migration without aiding the migration of pathogens.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Goldner Gift renames Veterinary College's farm animal hospital for Nemo
April 07, 2015

The Nemo Farm Animal Hospital, named after one of its most famous patients, reflects the generosity of animal lovers George Goldner and Nancy Krieg.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Registration open for May 2 Pedal for Pets benefit
March 30, 2015

All proceeds benefit the Patient Assistance Fund, which provides financial resources to pet owners who cannot otherwise afford veterinary care.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases August overcomes odds, receives E. E. Just Lecture Award
March 30, 2015

The award, from the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), is given annually to a minority scientist who has demonstrated outstanding scientific achievement.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Rhinos’ plight inspires children’s book
March 20, 2015

Veterinary Medicine researcher Robin Radcliffe has written and illustrated a book for Indonesian children to raise awareness of native rhinoceroses that are being hunted to extinction.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Animal scientist Patrick Concannon dies at 73
March 13, 2015

Patrick W. Concannon, Ph.D. ’71, a visiting fellow and emeritus faculty member in Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine, died Feb. 23 in St. Petersburg, Florida, at age 73.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Iconic veterinary professor Francis H. Fox dies at 92
March 16, 2015

Francis H. Fox, DVM ’45, professor emeritus of large animal medicine in the College of Veterinary Medicine, died March 13 in Ithaca at the age of 92. A widely respected professor at Cornell University from 1947 to 1992, he continued to be a prominent figure for many years after his retirement.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Rare canine open-heart surgery succeeds
December 18, 2014

Esme’s future now looks bright, as the Chin received a rare and successful seven-hour open-heart surgery at Cornell’s Hospital for Animals and was released with a healthy prognosis.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases Virus causing mass Cape Cod duck die-offs identified
December 18, 2014

Since 1998, thousands of dead eider ducks have been washing up every year on Cape Cod’s beaches. Scientists have pinned down one of the agents responsible: Wellfleet Bay virus.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine News Releases CUVS receives top emergency and critical care distinction
November 26, 2014

Cornell University Veterinary Specialists (CUVS) has received Level 1 certification from the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society.