Press Releases

Texas A&M CVM To Lead $3.3-Million Project Investigating Inter-Individual Differences In Chemical Toxicity

A team of researchers at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) and College of Medicine, in collaboration with scientists at North Carolina State University and the University of Minnesota, have been awarded a five-year, multi-million-dollar grant by the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS). […]

Texas A&M Veterinary Students Prepare For 26th Annual Open House

Animal lovers of all ages can experience in a single day a year’s worth of the activities shared by students in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) during the 26th annual Vet School Open House on March 30. Coordinated by hundreds of veterinary students and undergraduates, the event opens the […]

Planning to Serve: Veterinary Students Aspire to Practice in Rural Communities

Luke Domas Born and raised in Orange, Texas—a small town that runs along the Texas-Louisiana border—Luke Domas grew up on his family’s farm, surrounded by dogs, cats, chickens, horses, rabbits, goats, and a few cows. The desire to be near animals seemed almost innate for Domas, and for as long as he can remember, becoming […]

prepping Nora for surgery

Texas A&M Professors Perform First Humerus Repair On Polar Bear

As veterinary surgeons in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences’ (CVM) Large Animal Hospital, a lot rests in the hands of Drs. Jeffrey Watkins and Kati Glass. Sometimes their work can be a matter of life and death; other times, an animal’s quality of life may be at stake. Perhaps none […]

Dr. Kenita S. Rogers

CVM’s Rogers Named Recipient of AAVMC 2019 Iverson Bell Award

The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) has named Dr. Kenita S. Rogers, executive associate dean at the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), as the recipient of the 2019 Iverson Bell Award. The award is presented in recognition of outstanding leadership and contributions in promoting opportunities for underrepresented minorities […]

Dr. Gerald W. Parker Jr.

Parker Bestowed AAVMC’s Leadership In Public Policy Award

The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) has named Dr. Gerald W. Parker Jr., associate dean for Global One Health at the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), as the recipient of the 2019 Sen. John Melcher, DVM Leadership in Public Policy Award. The award, established in 2007, is […]

Hayley Morgan

From West Texas to College Station: Veterinary Students Find Home At Texas A&M

Hayley Morgan With a long-time passion for horses and a desire to study veterinary medicine, Hayley Morgan found herself right at home at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM). After completing her bachelor’s degree in animal science from West Texas A&M University, Morgan found herself searching for a veterinary program […]

Dr. Stephen Safe

CVM Professor, Researcher Elected to Inaugural Class of NAI Senior Members

Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) distinguished professor Stephen H. Safe, is one of six faculty members from across Texas A&M University recently named to the inaugural class of National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Senior Members. He is among 66 academic inventors selected for the honor. “This important award recognizes the […]

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Texas A&M Researchers Prove Mammalian Joint Regeneration Possible

Research by Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) professor Ken Muneoka and his colleagues has opened the doors to the future possibility of regenerating joints in mammals. His study, “BMP9 stimulates joint regeneration at digit amputation wounds in mice,” published Feb. 5 in Nature Communications, expands on previous research conducted by […]

Rimmy, the rescued bottle-nose dolphin

Texas A&M Professor, SeaWorld Perform First Spinal Tap On Bottlenose Dolphin

A rescued bottlenose dolphin is doing well at SeaWorld San Antonio after the first cerebrospinal fluid tap on a live bottlenose dolphin was performed by a Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) neurology professor Nick Jeffery. The procedure has now given her a chance at living with other dolphins. Rimmy, a sub […]