Past Events: 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 9:00am

First-years (1st rotation presentations):
Haewon Byun, PhD
Karla Garcia-Martinez, PhD
Marlena Holter, DVM/PhD
Linda Huang, PhD
Brian Imbiakha, PhD
Mason Jager, PhD
Joshua Jones, PhD
Rin Lee, PhD

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 4:30pm
Temple Grandin, Professor in the department of Animal Science at Colorado State University, prominent author on autism and animal behavior and designer of livestock handling facilities, will be giving a talk at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. This talk will be titled Understanding Animal Behavior.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 4:00pm

Paul Cohen, MD, PhD

Albert Resnick, MD Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Molecular Metabolism
The Rockefeller University

Adipose Tissue Crosstalk in Health and Disease

Hosted by Dr. Praveen Sethupathy

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 12:00pm

Temple Grandin, Professor in the department of Animal Science at Colorado State University, prominent author on autism and animal behavior and designer of livestock handling facilities, will be giving a talk at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. This talk will be titled Bovine Stockmanship.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 8:00am

"Resident Communication: From 'Chief' Concerns to Student Feedback," presented by Makenzie Peterson, Wellness Program Director, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 4:00pm

Dr. Tin Tin Su, "Consequences of Radiation Damage in Drosophila and Human Cancer Models"

 

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 3:00pm

Self defense class instructed by Centerline Fitness and Martial Arts open to 30 dues paying members of WVLDI. Email jfc324 to sign up and detail about how to become a dues paying member

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 8:00am

Please join us for the 2018 Cornell Farrier Conference at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, in Ithaca, NY.

We have another great lineup this year with Jacob Butler, Jim Quick, and Dr. Pip Johnson. Our usual barbeque, trade show, hearty breakfast, and ice cream social will take place again. 

There will also be a special polo demo and game for Farriers’ Night at the Oaxley Arena. The program includes many everyday shoeing problems and fixes. We are looking forward to seeing...

Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 7:30am

Please join us for the 2018 Cornell Farrier Conference at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, in Ithaca, NY.

We have another great lineup this year with Jacob Butler, Jim Quick, and Dr. Pip Johnson. Our usual barbeque, trade show, hearty breakfast, and ice cream social will take place again. 

There will also be a special polo demo and game for Farriers’ Night at the Oaxley Arena. The program includes many everyday shoeing problems and fixes. We are looking forward to seeing...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 4:00pm

Dr. Sarah Goldstein, DVM, is a cheif of staff of a Banfield Pet Hospital.  She has done extensive work with WVLDI and the AVMA.  Her lecture will be about how public speaking can be to your benefit and make you a better leader. 

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 12:30pm

Join us on November 8th to discuss the CVM transition to Canvas and how this Learning Management System (LMS) can support your teaching by making good course design principles easy to implement.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 4:30pm

Shanina Halbert - "Calf Sepsis Outbreak and Neonatal Herd Health Management"

William Fugina - "Haemonchosis in Sable Antelope"

Emilija Zygelyte - "Splenic Abscess Due to Penetrating Gastrointestinal Foreign Body in a Thoroughbred Colt"

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:00pm

A panel of individuals representing different types of industry careers will share their advice, pros and cons of working in this environment, and how they transitioned from academia. Come armed with your own questions which will be discussed throughout the session.

Confirmed panelists:

Chavez Carter: Cornell PhD ’14 Immunology & Infectious Disease, Microbiology & Immunology. Currently, he is Medical Science Liaison at LEO Pharma.

Gregory Ray...

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 9:00am

Simon Frueh

Special Commitee: Dr. Elia Tait Wojno (chair), Dr. Brian Rudd, Dr. Charles Danko, Dr. Bettina Wagner

Gunner Johnston

Special Committee: Dr. Hector Aguilar-Carreno (chair), Dr. Ruth Collins, Dr. Volker Vogt, Dr. Gary Whittaker

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 4:00pm

Humphrey Yao, PhD

Principal Investigator, Developmental Reproductive Biology Group, Laboratory of Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS/NIH)

New Insights into Mammalian Sexual Differentiation: from Lillie’s Freemartin to the Jost Paradigm

Hosted by Dr. Paula Cohen

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 4:00pm

Dr. David Frank, "The Development Ontogeny, Generation, and Regeneration of the Lung Alveolus"

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 10:00am

From Classroom to Clinic: Leveraging Digital Tools to Help Students Apply Knowledge

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 4:30pm

Gilad Fefer - "Concurrent Osteosarcoma and Multiple Myeloma in a 9-year-old Golden Retriever"

Lauren DeGennaro - "Nephrosplenic Entrapment in a 15-year-old Irish Draft Gelding"

Gabrielle Mentis - "Imperforate Choanae in a 1-year-old Domestic Shorthair Cat"

Rachel Hilliard - "Hemipelvectomy and Wound Revision Surgery on a 10-year-old Golden Retriever"

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 9:00am

Casey Cazer

Special Committee: Dr. Yrjo Grohn (chair), Dr. Renata Ivanek Miojevic, Dr. James Booth, Dr. Helene Marquis

Kristel Yee Mon

Special Committee: Dr. Brian Rudd (chair), Dr. Andrew Grimson, Dr. Avery August, Dr. Cynthia Leifer

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 8:00am

“Jobs in Academia: Why, what to look for, and how to negotiate." Panel presentation by Drs. Ian Porter and John Loftus, Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine Department of Clinical Sciences

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