Past Events: 2016

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 5:30pm
Corey Ryan Earle will discuss the rich history of Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in regards to African Americans.
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 7:00pm
1973 > France > Directed by Francois Truffaut With Francois Truffaut, Jacqueline Bisset, Jean-Pierre Leaud A musing on the making of love and movies by one of the leading auteurs of the French New Wave, Day for Night is a jeu d'esprit revolving around serendipity both in life and on film. Truffaut plays the frustrated filmmaker trying to coerce a kitten into following directions in one scene. Winner Best Foreign Film, 1973. Subtitled. More at 1 hr 56 min
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
Jennifer Hopkins - "Serotonin Syndrome in a 9-month-old Labrador Retriever" Steven D - "Upstate Strongylus vulgaris in a 6 year old Thoroughbred gelding" Alex Dundie - "Spontaneous Chylothorax in a Labrador Retriever" Addie Jennings - "Jejuno-Ileal Intussusception in a German Shorthaired Pointer Mix Puppy" Sophia Catalano - Moderator
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Stem Cell Therapies for Male Infertility Presented by Dr. Kyle Orwig, PhD Professor Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Reproductive Sciences University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, PA
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 6:30pm
Join the Student Chapter of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine for a fun and exciting night of oncology presented by our very own Dr. Vincent Baldanza !
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 4:30pm
Lauren Wilmarth - "Surgical Correction of a Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Vascular Ring Anomaly in a Puppy" Kim Leidl - "Intrahepatic Portal Hypertension in a Maltese Dog" Suz Nelson - "Traumatic Hemoperitoneum in a 7 year old Akita Dog" Joseph Yaros - "Investigation of Senecavirus A in Two Commercial Sow Farms" Amanda Kennedy - Moderator
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
Female-Biased Embryonic Death from DNA Replication Stress-Induced Inflammation Presented by Adrian McNairn, PhD Postdoctoral Associate - Schimenti Laboratory Department of Biomedical Sciences Cornell University Ithaca, NY
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 12:00pm
The Barbash and Weiss labs will present recent stem cell-related research.
Monday, February 15, 2016 - 6:00pm
Come hear a panel of CVM upperclassmen discuss finding/applying to externships and/or opportunity blocks in the field of zoo/wildlife/exotics
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 12:15pm
Avery August, PhD Chair and Professor of Immunology Department of Microbiology & Immunology Cornell University
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 7:00pm
2006 > France > Directed by Chris Marker The late French cine-essayist Chris Marker (a lover of cats) reflects on French and international politics, art and culture at the start of the 21st century and links his peregrinations by tracing the mysterious appearances of a cartoonish grinning cat throughout the streets of Paris in this witty and thought-provoking piece. Shown with Chris Marker's Bestiary: Five Short Films About Animals, including at Listening to Music. Subtitled. More at 1 hr 16 min
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 4:30pm
Greta VanDeventer - Fracture Revision Following Premature Implant Failure in a 13-year-old Dog Abby Duvall - Adrenalectomy of a Presumptive Virilizing Adrenocortical Carcinoma in an 11-year-old Castrated Male Stephanie Seller - Primary Immune Mediated Thrombocytopenia in a Mixed Breed Dog Ariel Schlag - Sick Sinus Syndrome in a 12-year-old West Highland White Terrier Jennifer Grover - Moderator
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
Androgens: Not Your Father's Steroid Anymore Presented by Aritro Sen, PhD Research Assistant Professor Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism University of Rochester Medical Center Rochester, NY
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 4:00pm
Genome Instability: A conserved mechanism of aging? Presented by Dr. Jan Vijg, PhD Professor and Chair Department of Genetics Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx, NY
Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
1998 > Japan/USA > Directed by Hayao Miyazaki With voices of Kirsten Dunst, Phil Hartman, Janeane Garafalo Kiki, a 13-year-old witch-in-training and her pet anthropomorphic talking cat, Jiji, are brought to life in a mythical, 1950s Europe, in which WWII never occurred, by top Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki. A delightful jumble of sights and sounds. Recommended for ages 5+. More at 1 hr 43 min
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 4:30pm
Roxanne Hammond (Ross) - "Guttural Pouch Mycosis" Erika Militana - "Nitrofurantoin-induced myasthenia-like syndrome in a six-year-old Great Dane" Rebecca Fellman - "Eosinophilic Bronchopneumopathy in a Mixed Breed Dog" Stephanie Ruback - "Arrhythmia-Induced Dilated Cardiomyopathy in an 8-year-old Labrador Retriever" Shannon O'Keefe - Moderator
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 12:00pm
Dr. Mohammad Bagher Zandi, Dept. of Animal Science, Univ. of Tehran & Dr. Doug Antczak, Prof. Equine Medicine, Baker Institute, "Equine Genetic Studies in Iran and the Cornell connection to the Caspian Horse" Lunch provided with sign up - please contact Sue Williams at 256-5600 or