Results of the Board elections are in!

The CGS Board of Directors is pleased to announce the results of the 2016 election. Thank you to all the members who took the time to vote!

Dr. Katie Tolbert is our new At-Large member, and officially started her term at the CGS Luncheon at the ACVIM Form in Denver. Congratulations to Katie!

CGS Board membership:
President: Craig Ruaux
President-Elect: Albert Jergens
Past-President: Jörg Steiner
Secretary/Treasurer: Jan Suchodolski
Webmaster: Kate Arnell
At Large I: Keith Richter
At Large II: Katie Tolbert



Please find the link below to access Dr. Garcia-Mazcorro's new research involving fecal microbiota transplantation:

Please find the link below to access an article written about Ellen Everson and her CGS ACVIM Poster Presentation Award!


Award Winners for 2017!


CGS Summer Scholarship Grant for 2017

This year's grant is awarded to David Noel and Dr. Jan Suchodolski for their project entitled,

"Characterization of antibiotic-responsive enteropathies in dogs"


Drs. Allenspach and Jergens for their project entitled,

"E. coli in dogs with IBD: More than meets the eye?"

Congratulations to all!

CGS/Waltham Grant for 2017

This year’s grant is awarded to Dr. Kayode Garraway from Iowa State University for his project,

"Do bacteria drive transformation from feline IBD to small cell lymphoma?"

Dr. Garraway is a 2nd year resident at ISU and is under the mentorship of Drs. Chad Johannes, Al Jergens, and Karin Allenspach.

Congratulations to Dr. Garraway and many thanks to Waltham for their continued generous support of this grant!

CGS/Royal Canin Digestive Diseases Week Travel Award for 2017

This year's award recipient is Amanda Blake, a graduate student from Texas A&M University.

Congratulations to Amanda, and a big thank you to Royal Canin for their support of this award!

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