Past Events: 2019-09

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 4:00pm

Zoetis Award Recognition Event
For outstanding achievement and dedication in the field of Veterinary Medicine


Tuesday, September 30, 2019
4-5pm, Lecture Hall 1

Reception to follow in Atrium.  All are welcome!


“Salmonella A2B5 Toxins: Biology, Pathogenesis, and...

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 4:00pm


Jeongmin Song, PhD
Assistant Professor of Microbiology & Immunology

Cornell University 
College of Veterinary Medicine 



4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Reception to follow outside Lecture Hall I –all are welcome!

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 12:15pm

Materials-based Immunoengineering

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 8:00am

Join researchers and clinicians from across Cornell with a shared interest in combating antimicrobial resistance for this interdisciplinary symposium.
Antimicrobial Resistance is a long recognized biological consequence of antibiotic use whose societal impact has only become apparent with the increasing frequency of infections that were once predictably curable but have now become significantly more difficult, if not impossible, to treat. Antimicrobial resistance has thus exposed as an arms race that we are destined to lose unless we explicitly attempt to: (i) understand the...

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 4:30pm

Mariah Beck - "Hepatic Abscesses in a Neonatal French Bulldog"

Laura St Clair - "Regional Alopecia and Dermatitis Associated with Lodderomyces elongisporus in a Porcupine"

Tracy Potter - "Clostridial Abomasitis in a 2-month-old Heifer Calf and On Farm Prevention"

Natalie Worden - "Surgical Management of Tetrology of Fallot in a 6-month-old Wire Haired Fox Terrier"

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 9:00am

Brooke Marks

Special Committee:  Dr. Scott Coonrod (Chair), Dr. Richard Cerione, Dr. Charles Danko

Divya Shiroor

Special Committee:  Dr. Carrie Adler (Chair), Dr. Nicolas Buchon, Dr. Tudorita Tumbar, Dr. Robert Weiss

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 4:00pm

Dr. Tracy Johnson, Professor, Department of Microbiology


Title - TBA

Hosted by: Student Sponsored Event

Refreshments at 3:30pm


Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 8:00am

You are invited to a Creativity Workshop for Scientists

Join us for a creativity workshop featuring award-winning scientists, scholars, and a Nobel Laureate, as they discuss the Creativity Spark and its role in science exploration.


Melanie Cobb, PhD  (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center)

Robert J. Lefkowitz, MD  (Duke University School of Medicine, Winner of 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry)

Benjamin G. Neel, MD, PhD  (NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center)

Helen Piwnica-Worms, PhD  (The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center...

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 12:15pm

“Chemoenzymatic synthesis, structure, and function of sialic acid-glycans”

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 8:00am

Through a grant made possible by Dr. Hollis Erb, Maddie's Shelter Medicine Program at Cornell is proud to offer subsidized spay/neuter clinics for outdoor & community cats of CU Faculty, Staff, and Students on specific dates through the end of November 2019. 

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 8:00am

Through a grant made possible by Dr. Hollis Erb, Maddie's Shelter Medicine Program at Cornell is proud to offer subsidized spay/neuter clinics for outdoor & community cats of CU Faculty, Staff, and Students on specific dates through the end of November 2019. 

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 12:00pm

Reverse Perfluorocarbon Emulsions for Pulmonary Drug Delivery: Effects of Emulsion Formulation on Drug Mass Transfer”

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:30pm

Eleni Healey - "Feline Infectious Peritonitis in Four Shelter Cats"

Megan Esbenshade - "Spiral Humeral Fractures in New Zealand Dairy Cattle"

Maggie Chutter - "Neosporosis in an 8-year-old German Shepherd Dog"

Joann Lam - "Surgical Treatment of Paraphimosis in a Cryptorchid Pig"

Blake Friedman - Moderator

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 9:00am

Duc Pham

Special Committee: Dr. Jonathan Butcher (Chair), Dr. Kathleen Kelly, Dr. Cynthia Leifer, Dr. Natasza Kurpios, Dr. Marcos Simoes-Costa

Ian Voorhees

Special Committee: Dr. Colin Parrish (Chair), Dr. Brian Lazzaro, Dr. Amnon Koren, Dr. John Parker

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 4:00pm

Tenure Seminar
Andrew Miller, DVM, DACVP

The Robert Hovey Udall Assistant Professor
The Anne Groot Sesquicentennial Fellow
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Section of Anatomic Pathology
Cornell University

“Understanding Canine Glioma and Meningioma: An Integrative Pathology Approach”

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 8:00am

"Board Exam Preparation: Tried and true tips from those who have lived to tell the tale." Panel presentation by Drs. John Loftus, Chris Frye, Julie Menard, Joaquin Araos, and Josh Henry, Cornell University Department of Clinical Sciences.

  • All CVM residents and interns encouraged to attend.
  • Coffee and light breakfast provided.
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 3:00pm

"Assessment of the relationship between staff to patient ratios and patient care errors, and predictors of veterinary technician burnout- two sides of the same coin?" Presented by Dr. Galina Hayes, BVSc, PhD, MRCVS, DACVS, DACVECC, Assistant Professor of Small Animal Surgery, Cornell University Department of Clinical Sciences.

  • All Cornell faculty, staff, students and collaborators are welcome to attend.
  • Light refreshments provided.
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 12:15pm

Senecavirus A interactions with the host:
infection biology, pathogenesis and

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 4:30pm

Krysta Scimeca - "Precursor Red Cell Aplasia and the Dal Blood Type in a 10-year-old Mixed Breed Dog"

Ellen Gunzel - "Parathyroid Tumor Causing Refractory Hypocalcemia in a Beagle"

Trevor Chan - "Phenobarbital-Induced Pancytopenia in a 2.5-year-old German Shepherd Dog"

Nick Palmaro - "Bilateral Ectopic Ureters in a Spayed Female Dog"

Ana Pantin -  Moderator

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 12:00pm


Stress from a Contextual Perspective: Making Meaning Out of Coping


Stress and the cumulative nature of stress can have a detrimental impact on the mind and body. In addition, different cultural and familial values can inform one’s decision to express stress in different ways, and whether to express stress and seek help accordingly. This presentation will cover the nature of stress, its impact on the mind and body as it relates to a professional performance from diverse lenses. The presentation will also include recommendations on coping.