Press Releases

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 […]

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VET, AgriLife Return Home From First Out-Of-State Deployment

After almost a month in Butte County, California, members of the Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team (VET) and AgriLife Extension Service are beginning their journey home today. During the 29-day deployment, the team’s first outside of Texas, 12 members of the VET and seven AgriLife Extension agents from across Texas worked at the Del Oro […]

Veterinary Education, Research & Outreach (VERO) facility

Texas-sized livestock program taking shape at West Texas A&M University

Sharp breaks ground on two new facilities, welcomes top large animal expert to the Panhandle The Texas A&M University System’s effort to build the strongest livestock program in the nation moved three-steps forward today as officials broke ground on two new facilities and announced the hiring of one of the top large animal veterinarians in […]

Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team, AgriLife Deploy To California To Offer Wildfire Relief

The Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team (VET) and agents from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service are traveling to California to offer medical and oversight relief to shelters housing around 700 companion animals displaced because of the Paradise wildfires that began in November. Team members departed from College Station on Thursday morning for the team’s […]

Dr. Ivan Rusyn

Texas A&M Center Secures Funding To Continue Tissue Chip Testing And Promotion

Following the completion of their first two years of comprehensive, independent testing of 11 tissue chips, researchers in the Tissue Chip Validation Center at Texas A&M University (TEX-VAL) have been successful in securing a competitive renewal award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The competitive, multi-million-dollar grant from the NIH’s National Center for Advancing […]

Dr. Virginia Fajt

Texas A&M CVM’s Fajt Recognized With Bovine Practitioner Excellence Award

Virginia Fajt, a clinical professor in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences’ (CVM) Department of Veterinary Physiology & Pharmacology (VTPP), has been honored for her sustained excellence in education, research, and service to the field of bovine medicine with the 2018 American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) Award of Excellence. Fajt […]