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Ethyl Ashworth-Tsutsui Award to Dr. Meyers!

Congrats Dr. Alyssa Meyers on being selected for the Ethyl Ashworth-Tsutsui Award for Mentoring, given to a postdoctoral associate.  The award is organized by Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) and was presented at the 2020 Ethel Ashworth-Tsutsui Memorial Lecture and Awards Ceremony.  The award consisted of a $500 monetary award, certificate and plaque. The […]

Spencer Awarded for Bird Research

Spencer takes home the second place platform presentation award at the 2020 CVM Trainee Research Symposium!  His presentation was called ‘Tracking Malaria Parasite Infection and Ectoparasite Infestation in Migratory Birds Arriving to Coastal Texas Over a 6-Year Period’.  Congrats!

Working Dogs

Alyssa’s work with the border patrol dogs, in collaboration with cardiologist Dr. Saunders and the Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases, was featured in the CVM Today (pages 26-29) and the TAMU Research Bulletin!

Graduate and Professional Student Government

Italo was covered in GPSG social media after he was awarded a GPSG travel grant.  Nice write-up available here!

NIH-NLM funding

With new federal funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)- National Library of Medicine- National Network of Libraries of Medicine Southcentral Region, we can expand our kissing bug citizen science program and reach more people. We have teamed with TAMU medical science librarians (Heather K. Moberly and Stephanie Fulton) for our proposal called ‘Kissing […]

Rachel EEB Spotlight

Rachel Busselman, second year PhD student in the EEB program, was recently featured as the Spotlight in the November newsletter.  Good work Rachel! Nov 19 newsletter

One Health

Dr. Zecca and Ed presented in a mentor-mentee dyad at the UTMB- Global One Health Education Symposium.  Congrats!

Becky at a microscope

Becky’s award

Vet Med Summer Research Training Program (VMSRTP) student Becky Dowd received the Outstanding Basic or Translational Research Presentation Award!  So much great research was presented by the students this summer, congrats! Photos      

Welcome new grad students

Welcome three new graduate students!  Jordan (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology), Juan Pablo (Biomedical Sciences- Infection, Immunity & Epidemiology), and Keswick (MS- Veterinary Public Health- Epidemiology)!  Successful white coat oath ceremony… bring on the research!

Publication Celebration!!

Publication Celebration!! Hamer Labs celebrated recent papers with dinner and bowling at Grand Station!