Past Events: 2016-05

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 8:00am
To Err is Human: How to Communicate Medical Errors to Your Clients, presented by Dr. Jim Morrisey, DVM, and Dr. Gretchen Schoeffler, DVM Coffee and bagels will be provided.
Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 10:00am
University wide commencement ceremony acknowledging all the colleges’ graduates. Graduates process from the Arts Quad to Schoelkopf Stadium. Each College Dean introduces their new graduates. 10am Procession Starts 11am Ceremony Starts
Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
The Class of 2016 DVM students will receive their Doctor’s Hood from Interim Dean Lorin Warnick. It is the College of Veterinary’s Medicine’s graduation ceremony. The new graduates will recite the veterinarian’s oath. Three Class of 2016 awards will be presented.
Friday, May 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
Clinical Fellowship Summaries –Titles TBA, presented by Drs. Joy Tomlinson, DVM and April Blong, DVM Light refreshments will be provided.
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 3:00pm
The College of Veterinary Medicine, Office of Graduate Education is pleased to invite you to attend the 2016 Ice Cream Social in honor of our outstanding graduates and fellowship recipients. Families are welcome to attend.
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
"The Ring Trilogy: Sterols, Membranes, and Retinal Degeneration" presented by Dr. Steven Fliesler
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 6:00pm
A Focus on Overground Endoscopy and Stifle Lameness and Robotic CT: Revolutionizing Imaging in Horses
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 8:00am
Cornell's Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training (BEST) Program celebrates its third year with career panel discussions and keynote speaker, CEO of AAAS, Rush Holt. Whether you are considering a career in science communication; policymaking; industry, entrepreneurship and management; or governance, risk and compliance; or just want to learn how you can incorporate these skills in your own trajectory, come join us any time between 8am-2pm on May 17!
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 8:00am
Generating a Hypothesis and Designing a Study to Test It, presented by Dr. Rob Goggs, BVSc, PhD Coffee and bagels will be provided.
Monday, May 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
"Mechanisms Underlying the Blastema Niche During Axolotl Limb Regeneration", presented by Dr. Jessica Whited.
Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 8:00am
The 3rd Annual Spring NYS-VC will be held in the metropolitan New York region, to reach all downstate, metro and tri-state veterinarians. We focus on companion animal medicine for both veterinarians and veterinary technicians.
Friday, May 13, 2016 - 3:00pm
Mycotoxins In Pig and Cow: Risks and Some Solutions, presented by Dr. Younes Chorfi, DV,MSc, PhD, Light refreshments will be provided.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 4:30pm
Kailey Banks Anderson - Myopathy in a Zebra Carl Moore - Schistosomus Reflexus in a Multiparous Holstein Cow Pearl Yeung Shivers - Anterior Lens Luxation in a Domestic Shorthair Cat Abby Duvall - Adrenalectomy of a Presumptive Virilizing Adrenocortical Carcinoma in a Castrated Male Cat Asaf Babaev - Moderator
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 4:00pm
"Can You Hear Me Now? Characterizing the Essential Role of Otoferlin in Deafness and the Molecular Biology of Hearing" presented by Dr. Colin Johnson, Oregon State University
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 2:00pm
Prof. Ludovic Orlando, PH.D., Head of Paleomix Group, Univ. of Copenhagen “Traveling the past in ancient DNA time capsules”
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 12:00pm
Dan Mishmar, Ph.D., Associate Professor, “Evolutionary alternative solutions for 16S rRNA function: RNA modification and ancient mtDNA mutations”.
Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 9:00am
5K/1 mile Fun Walk - 100% of proceeds will be donated to the Tompkins Country SPCA and our Guiding Eye for the Blind Program
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 12:15pm
John Parker, BVMS, Ph.D. Associate Professor Baker Institute for Animal Health Cornell University
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 4:30pm
Staceyann Doobar - "Hepatocutaneous Syndrome in a West Highland White Terrier" Ada Norris - "Assessing Barn Cat Programs at Two Upstate NY Shelters" Courtney Scanapico - "Medical Management of a Non-resectable Intestinal Mast Cell Tumor in a Cat" Krish Someshwar (SGU) - "Segmental Eosinophilic Colitis Resulting in Pelvic Flexure Impaction in a Quarter Horse" Bridget Bickers - Moderator
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 8:00am
Matters of Life and Death: Legal Issues in Veterinary Patient Management, Valerie Cross-Dorn, Associate University Council, Cornell University Coffee and bagels will be provided.