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Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences to Host 21st Annual Open House

The Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) will be hosting its 21st annual Open House on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Open House is an exciting, student-run event where the public can explore one of the nation’s top veterinary schools inside and out.  The Texas A&M […]

Dr. Evelyn Tiffany-Castiglioni

Three Texas A&M Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences Faculty Recognized with University-Level Distinguished Achievement Awards

COLLEGE STATION, TX – The Texas A&M Association of Former Students (AFS) honored three members of the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) faculty with a University-Level Distinguished Achievement Award, one of the highest honors presented by the AFS. Dr. Evelyn Tiffany-Castiglioni, professor and head of the Department of Veterinary Integrative […]

Bobwhite Quail

Texas A&M Project Hoping To End Alarming Decline Of The Bobwhite Quail

COLLEGE STATION – The iconic bobwhite quail, a favorite among hunters and wildlife enthusiasts alike throughout the United States, has literally flown the coop – its numbers have been decreasing alarmingly for decades, but a groundbreaking project led by a team of Texas A&M University researchers could prove to be a big move toward understanding […]

The English Tea

March is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month

COLLEGE STATION, TX – The 19th Annual English Tea benefiting members of the Brazos Valley Multiple Sclerosis Patient’s Support Group (BVMSPSG) was held in the Mark Francis Room at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) on Feb. 8, 2014. Dr. Jane Welsh and Dr. Jianrong Li-who are both professors in […]

Daniel Brown with award

SEF Awards $15,000 to Texas A&M Veterinary Medicine Student

St. Simons Island, Georgia – February 7, 2014 – Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences student, Daniel Brown, has been selected to receive the Simmons Educational Fund (SEF) National Business Aptitude Award. The award is given to senior students to bring attention to the importance of business education in veterinary practice.  […]

Animal Connection

Smithsonian Mobile Exhibit Explores the Human–Animal Bond

“Animal Connections” Comes to College Station From the cows that provide the milk for a bowl of cereal to the deer nibbling on a shrub in the park, and from sea lions working with their trainers at the zoo to puppies chasing balls in the yard, the connections humans have with animals are vast. This […]

Dr. Doris Taylor Appears on 60 Minutes

Dr. Doris Taylor, Director of the Center for Cell and Organ Biotechnology and Adjunct Professor at the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, appeared on CBS’s 60 Minutes on Sunday, February 9, 2014. In the episode, Dr. Taylor discussed the brave new world of regenerative medicine and stem cell therapies that hold much promise […]

Dr. Ashley Saunders's dog

Computed Tomography Image Selected for Journal Cover

COLLEGE STATION, TX – Medical imaging saves lives. Mammograms find breast cancer, ultrasounds show the extent of injuries after an accident, and MRIs detect brain aneurysms. Diagnostic imaging is also an increasingly important tool in veterinary medicine. When a canine patient with a heart murmur was referred to the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine […]

Icelandic Horse in flying pace.

Gaitedness of Horses Found Across the World

COLLEGE STATION, TX – The smooth movement of gaited horses is caused by a genetic mutation that can be found across the world, according to a recent study.   The paper, “Worldwide frequency distribution of the ‘Gait keeper’ mutation in the DMRT3 gene,” was published Tuesday in the journal Animal Genetics. “We have previously demonstrated […]

Dr. Joe Kornegay

AAVMC Honors Kornegay with an Invited Lecture at Annual Meeting

COLLEGE STATION, TX – Dr. Joe N. Kornegay, Texas A&M University professor in the departments of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences and Veterinary Pathobiology at the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and the Institute for Neuroscience, was recently selected for the Recognition Lecture award by the American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC). This is […]

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