Press Releases

Texas A&M VET, AgriLife Deploy To Chambers County For Imelda Flooding

Members of the Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team (VET) hadn’t even put their feet back on the ground in College Station before receiving a second deployment request for assistance related to the catastrophic flooding resulting from Tropical Depression Imelda. Twenty-one VET members will be joined by three agents from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service […]

Cohen Receives Top-Level AVMA Clinical Research Award

Dr. Noah Cohen, a professor of large animal internal medicine in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences’ (CVM) Large Animal Clinical Sciences Department (VLCS), has been recognized with the 2019 Clinical Research Award from the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) for his contributions to equine medicine. The AVMA selected Cohen for […]

CVM Ph.D. Student, Alumnus Establish Arab Toxicologists Association

Story by Dorian Martin Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) Ph.D. student Hadil Al Muhisen and former student Dr. Ziad Naufal were instrumental in establishing the Arab Toxicologists Association (ATA) within the Society of Toxicology (SOT), the international professional toxicology organization, in spring 2019. Founded in 1961, the SOT consists […]

Exploring A Passion for Rural Medicine

Tori Chambers, a third-year veterinary student at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), has a passion for rural veterinary medicine. Her experience this summer working for four weeks as an extern at Quitman Animal Clinic, a rural mixed animal practice about an hour north of Tyler, has only strengthened her […]

CVM Doctoral Student Earns Prestigious NIH Grant

Story by Dorian Martin Raine Lunde-Young, a doctoral student in the Ramadoss research group at Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), has been awarded a prestigious F31 predoctoral grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NIH F31 grants are unique in that they collectively recognize the quality of Lunde-Young’s […]

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Texas A&M VET Deploys To Rio Grande Valley To Offer Shelter, Medical Assistance

More than 270 animals seized in South Texas will be cared for by the Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team (VET), which was activated Wednesday night through a request by the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM). Animal responders from the Texas A&M University System—including 12 VET members, six fourth-year students on the Community Connections clinical […]

PEER Celebrates 20 Years of Service

This year, Partnership for Environmental Education and Rural Health (PEER) at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) is celebrating 20 years of promoting science education in Texas middle and high schools. With interactive lessons, exciting guest speakers, and relevant topics, PEER brings the joys of science into classrooms that would […]

Student Explores Texas Panhandle Veterinary Careers with VERO Tour

Story by Dorian Martin The sweeping vistas of West Texas offer many opportunities to practice veterinary medicine–and Hannah Johnson wanted to explore her options firsthand. To do so, the third-year Texas A&M University veterinary student decided to devote part of her summer participating in the Veterinary Education, Research and Outreach (VERO) Food Production Tour. The […]

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Texas A&M University Brings Top-4 Veterinary Medicine Program to Texas Panhandle

Fourth-year veterinary students will begin clinical rotations in the Texas Panhandle in 2020, new students will begin enrolling in veterinary classes at VERO facility to start their first year of veterinary school in 2021 To read the full text of Green’s speech, click here.  CANYON, Texas—Students from the Texas Panhandle won’t have to travel far […]

Veterinary Student Explores Career Options with VERO Tour

Story by Dorian Martin Jacob Willingham’s early years were spent at county fairs and major livestock shows across Texas. The Milano native started showing pigs and eventually bought a handful of sows so he could raise his own pigs. Soon, he was showing heifers and even today continues to raise cattle to sell to family […]