Past Events: 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 4:30pm

Elizabeth Alexander - "Abomasal Volvulus in a 2-Month-Old Ayrshire Heifer Calf"

Alexa Wright - "Acute Onset of Facial Twitching and Ataxia in a 26-year-old Mare"

Sarah McCalla - "Minimally Invasive Transilial Vertebral Blocking for Treatment of Lumbosacral Stenosis in a Bloodhou"

Catherine Avelar - "Arterial Thromboembolism and Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury in a 15-Year-Old Domestic Shorthair Cat"

Robert Ciardullo - Moderator

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 4:00pm

David Lombard, MD, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Michigan Medicine

Roles for SIRT5 in Human Cancers

Hosted by Dr. Bob Weiss

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 4:00pm

Dr. Curt Gooch, a Senior Extension Associate in the department of Animal Science, will be holding a seminar titled A Novel Approach to All-Season Ventilation for Pre-Weaned Calf Barns.

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 4:00pm

Calvin Kuo, MD PhD
Department of Medicine-Hematology
Stanford University School of Medicine
will give a seminar entitled:

"Regulation of active and quiescent intestinal stem cells"

Hosted by Dr. Yu-Han Amy Hung

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Lecture Hall I
Veterinary Research Tower
Refreshments provided

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 4:30pm

Amanda Anthony - "Urethral Occluder Implantation in a Cat"

Taryn Peña - "Extra-oral Maxillary Nerve Block in Rabbits"

Amanda LaCroix - "Paraneoplastic Myasthenia Gravis in a 16 Year Old Abyssinian Cat"

Matilda Solinger - Moderator

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 4:00pm

Todd Evans, PhD
Professor & Vice Chair for Research (Department of Surgery)
Co-Director Ansary Stem Cell Institute
Weill Cornell Medicine

Genetic and Epigenetic Regulation of Embryonic Cardiogenesis

Hosted by Dr. Paula Cohen

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 8:00am

“Statistics Unit 1: Descriptive Statistics and Introduction to the Course," presented by Dr. Daniel Fletcher, Cornell University Department of Clinical Sciences.

  • This seminar is open to All Veterinary Medicine residents and interns.
  • Post-seminar recording may be viewed at Panopto VTMED.
  • Coffee and bagels provided.
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 4:30pm

Cristina Bustamante - "Neurologic Deficits and Mentation Changes in a Hypothyroid Dog"

Lina Yoshiko Shimizu - Ross - "Urinary Obstruction in a Castrated Male Goat"

Julie Breed -  "Atlantoaxial Stabilization in a 4-year-old Yorkshire Terrier"

Caitlin Hepps Keeney -  "Management of 30 Cold-Stunned Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtles (Lepidochelys kempii)"

Yanick Couture - Moderator

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 4:00pm

Karen Mohlke, PhD
Department of Genetics
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Transcriptional Regulatory Variants for Complex Metabolic Traits

Hosted by Drs. Kristy Richards and Praveen Sethupathy

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 4:00pm

Dr. Angel Abuelo, an Assistant Professor in Cattle Health and Wellbeing in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University, will be holding a seminar titled Transition cow management and calf health on Australian pasture-based dairy farm.

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 3:00pm

"Hang In There and Be Tough," an interactive workshop designed to engage faculty in discussions focusing on classroom climate.  Presented by Cornell Interactive Theater Ensemble (CITE), Cornell University Professional Development Training (Diversity and inclusion training that facilitates dialogue.)

  • Light refreshments provided.
  • For DCS Faculty only.
  • DCS Faculty requested to attend full 90-minute presentation.
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 1:00pm

Note: Event is from Friday, Jan 26 through Sunday, Jan 28!

Join us for the 2nd year of our Animal Health Hackathon, cohosted by the Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine and Entrepreneurship at Cornell! Students from across degrees, majors and colleges at Cornell participated in last year's inaugural event.  We invite you to attend this weekend event to explore current trends and expanding new market opportunities in the animal health sector. Many of these opportunities are made possible by advances in technology, both digital and material.


During Friday's kick...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 4:30pm

Samantha Darienzo - Ross - "Brachial Plexus Nerve Sheath Tumor "

Arianna Brown Hendry - "Spinal Cord Compression and Trauma in a 9-year-old Pug"

Erica Feldman - "Management of a Multi-Drug Resistant Infection Following Stifle Orthopedic Procedure"

Brandi Lauer - Moderator

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 11:00am

Join ASAP (Advancing Science and Policy) and the BEST program to hear about the field of intellectual property. This will be a formal discussion panel featuring patent agents, examiners and attorneys who all started off in a STEM field (science PhDs) and eventually transitioned to patent law. We have a very promising and diverse panel setup.

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:00pm

Large Animal CE

Veterinarian and Technician

The Cornell University Hospital for Animals is committed to helping veterinarians and technicians in the region meet their continuing education needs. The evening CE events target the veterinary team with both veterinarians and licensed veterinary technicians invited. This program meets NY State requirements for CE credit with one credit per 50 minute talk.

We hope the lectures provide you valuable continuing education as well as networking opportunities for local practitioners, technicians, and Cornell faculty and staff....

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 12:00pm

Members of the Tumbar and Simoes-Costa labs will present their recent stem cell-related research.

Sanjo Kang (Tumbar Lab)    
Manipulating histone methylation levels in the skin regulates hair follicle stem cell regulation via BMP signaling

Debadrita Bhattacharya (Simoes-Costa Lab)    
Control of neural crest multipotency by Wnt signaling and Lin28/let-7 axis

Stem Cell Work In Progress meetings take place each third Tuesday in Lecture Hall III of the Veterinary Research Tower from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. WIP is also offered to students and...