Department of Veterinary Pathobiology Welcomes New Associate Professor

Dr. Yava Jones-HallDr. Yava Jones-Hall has joined the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences’ (CVM) Department of Veterinary Pathobiology as an associate professor.

Jones-Hall earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine and completed her veterinary anatomic pathology residency at Michigan State University. She went on to obtain her Ph.D. at Michigan State through the National Institutes of Health’s Comparative Biomedical Scientist Training Program.

She previously served in the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps and commanded all veterinary operations for the capital city of Kabul when her unit was deployed to Afghanistan in 2006.

Jones-Hall joins the CVM from Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, where she was a tenured associate professor.

At the CVM, she will serve as director of the Histology Core Laboratory to provide her expertise in digital and experimental pathology and continue her research on colitis and inflammatory bowel disease. She said she is looking forward to building new research collaborations within the college and across campus.