News Briefs

AVMA Council on Education Accreditation Site Visit

During the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Council on Education (COE) accreditation site visit exit interview with Dr. Kenita Rogers and Dr. Eleanor Green, the accreditation team went through their list of comments. As expected, they found some items the CVM needs to fix, but all are fixable. It’s unlikely there will be challenging substantial […]

Two Texas A&M Veterinary Faculty Recognized for Teaching Excellence

COLLEGE STATION, Texas-The Texas A&M Association of Former Students (AFS) recently honored two outstanding Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) faculty members in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences (VSCS). Dr. Audrey Cook, associate professor, and Dr. Ashley Saunders, associate professor, received AFS College-Level Teaching Awards during a department meeting […]

Hinrichs Named Texas A&M University System Regents Professor

COLLEGE STATION, TX – In November, the Board of Regents for the Texas A&M University System designated 12 faculty members as Regents Professors. Dr. Katrin Hinrichs, professor and Patsy Link Chair in Mare Reproductive Studies, in the Department of Veterinary Physiology & Pharmacology at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, was […]

The State Employee Charitable Campaign ends successfully

The 2015 State Employee Charitable Campaign (SECC) at Texas A&M was completed in November. This marked the end of seven fundraisers that benefitted five special organizations: Aggieland Humane Society, Aggieland Pregnancy Outreach, Breast Cancer Awareness, Service Dogs, and Camp Agape. The grand total the Texas A&M CVM raised for the SECC this year was $24,636.31, […]

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)–Coordinated Research Initiative for the Implementation of Antimicrobial Resistance Control Strategies

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Understanding the global consequences of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in humans, animals, and the environment remains a highly complex, yet critically important, problem. From Oct. 28-30, leading researchers and policy makers met in Santiago, Chile to begin formulating a coordinated response to AMR among Pacific Rim countries. Attending as an internationally known […]

Advance Scholars: Esteve-Gassent and Arenas-Gamboa

Dr. Maria Esteve-Gassent and Dr. Angela Arenas-Gamboa, assistant professors at the CVM, were recently accepted into the Advance Scholar Program at Texas A&M University. The program, funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), seeks to increase the diversity of female faculty in all levels of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) at Texas A&M. The […]

Texas A&M Global Partnership Receives Award to Create Novel Curriculum for “Bench-to-Shop” Training

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M AgriLife Research announced that the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) and the Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases (IIAD), a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Center of Excellence, have been awarded a $1.2 million contract (under contract number D15PC00280) by the DHS […]

Class of 1960 Celebrates

The Texas A&M DVM Class of 1960  met on October 23-25 to celebrate 55 years of service and dedication to veterinary medicine. Ten members of the surviving 20 classmates joined together from all over Texas and California to rekindle their friendships and share fond memories of the CVM. Dr. Harold Putnam ’60 led the effort […]

D. Wayne Lukas visits Texas A&M University

D. Wayne Lukas is well known for his success as a Thoroughbred racehorse trainer, and during a recent trip to Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas he was recognized not only for his success as a racehorse trainer, but also for his generosity in sharing a piece of racing history with students at Texas […]

State of the College

I recently had the pleasure of presenting the State of the College at the CVM’s College Hour, where I shared the exciting events that are taking place at this great college. We’ve had many accomplishments recently, and this is a trend I expect to continue as we begin our centennial year. Because of your hard […]

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