NIH Funds CVMBS Studies On Alcohol Use, Vaping During Pregnancy

A novel testing method and a first-of-its-kind treatment are at the center of two new National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Project Grants recently awarded to Dr. Jayanth Ramadoss, associate professor and director of the Perinatal Research Laboratory in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences’ (CVMBS) Department of Veterinary Physiology & […]

CVMBS Oncology Service Receives Grant Renewal To Support Pets Fighting Cancer

Dr. Heather Wilson-Robles and the Oncology Service at the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH), in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS), have received a second grant of $75,000 from the Petco Foundation that will financially assist owners with their pets’ cancer treatments. The Pet Cancer Treatment grant, supported by […]

Texas A&M Research Team Receives USDA Grant To Develop Innovative Wildlife Monitoring System

A research team led by the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS) has been awarded a Conservation Innovation Grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to develop a new artificial intelligence-based wildlife monitoring system. The Conservation Innovation Grant program, under the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, supports the development of […]

Texas A&M Veterinarians Reach Underserved Areas With New Telehealth Project

A new, collaborative telehealth project at Texas A&M University is improving access to mental health resources and veterinary medical care in underserved areas surrounding Bryan-College Station. Jeremy Kenny, Veterinary Innovation & Entrepreneurship program manager in Texas A&M’s College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS); Dr. Lori Teller, director of the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical […]

Texas A&M Researchers To Address Chemical Pollution Following Gulf Coast Storms

A team of researchers including Dr. Weihsueh Chiu, professor in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences’ (CVMBS) Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VIBS), has been awarded a three-year Healthy Ecosystems grant by The Gulf Research Program of the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to address the risk of flood-induced […]

Texas A&M Researchers Using Innovative Technology To Develop New Chemical Safety Testing Method

Story by Megan Myers The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded Texas A&M University professors Dr. Ivan Rusyn and Dr. Weihsueh Chiu a Science to Achieve Results (STAR) grant to enhance chemical safety testing methods in the field of toxicology. Rusyn and Chiu, professors in the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences’ (CVMBS) […]

Petco Foundation Grant Assists Patients Working To BTHO Cancer

Story by Dorian Martin From the moment Flapjack was adopted as a puppy from the Houston Humane Society in 2008, he became an integral part of his new family. “He was super smart from the time we got him,” said Flapjack’s owner Robert Schmidt. “He was very inquisitive and he seemed tuned in with the […]

Petco Foundation Grants: Supporting The Fight Against Cancer

Story by Dorian Martin Like most college students, Cannon Lenfield ‘20 didn’t have a lot of extra funds on hand when his 9-year-old dog, Liberty, was diagnosed with lymphoma in 2018. Yet the Texas A&M University student proved to be very resourceful in finding ways to pay for his dog’s treatment. “At that point, I […]

CVM Faculty Members to Promote Canine Health with New Research Grants

Story by Megan Myers Drs. Nick and Unity Jeffery, a husband-and-wife duo at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), have received canine health research grants from the American Kennel Club’s (AKC) Canine Health Foundation (CHF). In celebration of its 25th anniversary, the AKC CHF awarded more than $2.1 million in […]

CVM Researchers Receive Grants from Morris Animal Foundation

Two faculty researchers at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) have received funding from Morris Animal Foundation for studies they began last spring with the goal of improving equine health and the future of the veterinary industry. Dr. Noah Cohen, a professor in the CVM’s Department of Large Animal Clinical […]