Past Events: 2019

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 7:00pm

Presented by Dr. Rolfe Radcliffe, large animal surgery and emergency/critical care specialists at Cornell's Equine Hospital.

If you are unable to join us in person, you can still take part via our livestream. Here is the Zoom link to watch the seminar remotely:

The Cornell Equine Seminar Series occurs on the second Tuesday of every month and is free and open to the public. Come and learn about equine topics from Cornell experts.

Friday, June 7, 2019 - 3:00pm

"Molecular landscape of canine acanthomatous ameloblastoma" presented by Dr. Santiago Peralta, DVM, DACDC, Assistant Professor of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Cornell University Department of Clinical Sciences.

  • All Cornell faculty, staff, students and collaborators are welcome to attend.
  • Seminar recording may be viewed at Panopto "VTMED - DCS Seminar Series".
  • Light refreshments provided.
Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 10:00am

Commencement Ceremony

Cornell University Commencement Ceremony for all degree candidates, 10am-12pm.  Degrees are conferred en masse at Schoellkopf Stadium.

We are happy to provide a live stream for the enjoyment of family and friends who are unable to travel to Ithaca.  The procession and ceremony will be broadcast live on CornellCast at

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 2:30pm

The Class of 2019 DVM students will receive their Doctor’s Hood from Dean Lorin Warnick.  It is the College of Veterinary’s Medicine’s graduation ceremony.  The new graduates will recite the veterinarian’s oath.  Class of 20189awards will be presented.  Reception on Bailey Plaza immediately following

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 12:00pm

Dr. Koos Coetzer, an Emeritus Professor at the University of Pretoria, will be holding a seminar titled Anipedia online platform as a quality updated scientific resource for important OIE high impact diseases.

Friday, May 17, 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. 

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 4:30pm

Brigitte Reinmuller - SGU - "Moxidectin Toxicosis in a 6-year-old Pomeranian"

Danielle Zimmer - SGU - "Cystine Urolithiasis in an 8-month-old Terrier Mix"

Sarah Cortright - SGU - "Traumatic Brain Injury in a 10-week-old West Highland White Terrier

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 9:00am

Esteban Flores Cortes

Special Committee: Dr. Luis Schang (chair), Dr. Colin Parrish, Dr. Gerlinde Van de Walle

Orchi Anannya

Special Committee: Dr. Avery August (chair), Dr. Margaret Bynoe, Dr. Holger Sondermann, Dr. David Holowka

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 7:00pm

Presented by Drs. Katherine Houpt and Kate Anderson, behavior specialists at Cornell University Hospital for Animals.

We are here to help you with the behavior problems you are having with your horse/s. To do this most effectively we are asking that you submit this behavior history form prior to the seminar

If you are unable to join us in person, you can still take part via our livestream. Here is the Zoom link to watch the seminar remotely:


Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 8:00am

“Writing Biomedical Research Papers: Figures & Tables," presented by Dr. Mark Rishniw, BVSc, PhD, DACVIM, Adjunct Professor, Cornell University Department of Clinical Sciences.

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 3:00pm

“Panel Discussion of Textbook Writing,” moderated by Peter Scrivani, Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging with Drs. Tom Divers and Susie Fubini, Department of Clinical Sciences and John Hermanson, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

  • All Cornell
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Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 9:00am

Jonathan Villanueva

Special Committee: Dr. Praveen Sethupathy (chair), Dr. Charles Danko, Dr. Scott Coonrod

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 4:00pm

Dr. Blossom Damania, " Modulation of cellular signaling pathways by an oncognic human herpervirus"

Student Sponsored Seminar

Reception to follow


Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 12:00pm

"Harnessing clinical data to identify drugs with activity against the prostate"

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 8:00am

“Writing Biomedical Research Papers: Discussion," presented by Dr. Mark Rishniw, BVSc, PhD, DACVIM, Adjunct Professor, Cornell University Department of Clinical Sciences.

Monday, May 6, 2019 - 12:00pm

Small Animal Internal Medicine Rounds with Dr. Meredith Miller

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 12:15pm

The role of PDIM and the PE/PPE proteins in envelope permeability of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 1:00pm

Join us for a conversation on food, food security, and environmental stewardship. 

View the livestream or join us in person! 


1:00-1:10PM               Welcome

Lorin Warnick, Professor, and Austin O. Hooey Dean, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

Wendy Wolford, Robert A. and Ruth E. Polson...

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 4:30pm

Katelyn Behm - Ross - "Corneal Sequestrum and Corneoconjunctival Transposition in a One-Year-Old Himalayan Cat"

Diana Perdomo Tornbaum -"Equine Herpes Virus-1 Progression to Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy with a Subsequent Outbreak"

Lila Batiari - Ross - "Controversies about the Effects of Surgical Sterilization in Dogs"

Aron Hoffmann-Marton - Moderator

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 9:00am

Matthias Wieland

Eileen Troconis Gonzalez

Danielle Sosnicki

Alexis Oldfield

Rosanna Ma

Hector Loyola Irizarry

Liangdao Li

Rin Lee

Joshua Jones

Mason Jager

Brian Imbiakha

Linda Huang

Marlena Holter

Karla Garcia-Martinez

Haewon Byun