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Economic Impact Report

In the first study of its kind, the field of veterinary medicine is credited with having a $1.72 billion economic impact on the state of Texas. Veterinary medicine services total $827 million annually, and when the multiplier effect – how much each dollar generates in related revenue is applied – more than $1.72 billion is […]

Dr. Oscar Woytek

Dr. Woytek Receives Prestigious Texas A&M Foundation Award

COLLEGE STATION – January 1, 2005 – Dr. Oscar “Bubba” Woytek, Sr. Director of Development for Texas A&M University ‘s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, is this year’s recipient of the prestigious Texas A&M Foundation Trustee Award “Dr. Woytek has been a positive force on the development team at the Foundation for the […]

All of the pet residents receive the personal attention they need to be healthy and happy

Dedication Ceremony for the Stevenson Companion Animal Life-Care Center Expansion Is October 1

COLLEGE STATION – September, 2004, Dedication of the newly completed expansion area of the Stevenson Companion Life-Care Center, which provides lifelong care of pets whose owners can no longer do so, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Texas A&M University.     […]

Iraq Guests

Guests

College Station – Three Iraqi veterinarians spent two weeks in August at the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences to learn how veterinary medicine is taught and practiced in the United States. Dr. Majid Hamid Nijidi, Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Baghdad was accompanied by […]

New Name

(College Station, TX) The Texas A&M University Board of Regents and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approved a new name for the College of Veterinary Medicine and three of its academic departments. The College of Veterinary Medicine is now officially the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. The former Department of Veterinary Anatomy […]

Dr. Beaver

AVMA President

College Station, Texas – Dr. Bonnie Beaver, a professor at Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, assumed the Presidency of the American Veterinary Medical Association at a special installation ceremony on Tuesday, July 27, at the association’s national meeting in Philadelphia. Dr. Beaver is the second woman and the eighth veterinarian from Texas to […]

Travis McDermott

Student AVMA President-Elect

COLLEGE STATION, Texas- Travis McDermott, third-year student at The College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University, was elected Student AVMA President-Elect at the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Convention held in Philadelphia, Pa., July 24-28, 2004. McDermott will serve as SAVMA President-Elect until its March 2005 Symposium when he will be installed as the Student […]

Brazos Valley Multiple Sclerosis Support Group

The 10th Annual English Tea benefiting members of the Brazos Valley Multiple Sclerosis Support Group (BVMSSG) was hosted at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University on May 15, 2004 by Dr. Jane Welsh, Associate Professor in the Department of Veterinary Anatomy and Public Health and her scientific team. The English Tea provided a […]

Dallas County Community College District

College Station, Texas – The Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) have signed an agreement to facilitate the admission and academic transfer of students from the DCCCD campuses at Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Mountain View and North Lake into the undergraduate Biomedical Science Program at Texas A&M. […]

Partners in Caring

College Station, TX, February 20, 2004- Dr. Margaret Slater, Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Public Health has been awarded a “Partners in Caring” grant with The Brazos Feral Cat Allies (BFCA). They are working with the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH), College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University, to provide additional veterinary medical care […]