Rachel Busselman (PhD/DVM student) received the Outstanding PhD student award in the VMBS Spring Convocation ceremony. Rachel is a 5th year PhD student in the Ecology & Evolutionary Biology program, and also in the 2nd year of the DVM professional curriculum. She aspires to an academic research career in zoonotic disease. At the time of her award, she is first-author on 4 papers and co-author on 2, and was awarded grant funding from Canine Health Foundation and others. Congrats!