Texas A&M Health Professionals Co-Host International Global Health Conference

A team of Aggies from the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS), School of Public Health, and College of Medicine co-hosted the 2021 Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) virtual conference this March. Approximately 1,900 participants from more than 100 countries attended this year’s conference, “Addressing Critical Gaps in […]

CVMBS Student Named Among Four Prestigious USDA Fellowship Recipients

Colette Nickodem, a second-year Ph.D. student in biomedical sciences at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS), is a recipient of the first United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Graduate Student Food Safety Fellowship. The fellowship, established […]

Parker To Speak At New York Academy Of Sciences Conference

Dr. Gerald Parker, the associate dean for Global One Health at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, has been invited to participate as a speaker in an upcoming New York Academy of Sciences conference. The conference, “Pandemic Diseases Preparedness and Response,” will be held virtually on June 22 to discuss the […]

PEER Promotes NIH-Funded One Health Curriculum at STEM 4 Innovation Conference

Story by: Torri Whitaker The Partnership for Environmental Education and Rural Health (PEER) Program at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) presented curriculum to educators from across the state at Texas A&M’s STEM 4 Innovation Conference. Hosted by the Texas A&M College of Engineering on Jan.13, the STEM 4 Innovation […]

CVM Global One Health Expert Discusses Coronavirus Outbreak

The spread of 2019-nCoV, commonly known as the novel coronavirus, from China to at least 11 countries, to date, including the United States, has led the disease and its growing impacts to become a trending topic in both the news and conversation. Dr. Gerald Parker, the associate dean for Global One Health at the Texas […]

CVM Collaborates on ‘One Health’ Disease Outbreak Simulation Course

Story by Megan Myers   Texas A&M University, the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB), and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley recently collaborated on a three-week summer disease outbreak simulation course to provide students with a “One Health” view of vector-borne diseases. At Texas A&M, the College of Veterinary Medicine & […]

CVM-Hosted Scholars Symposium Breaks Attendance Records

More than 500 veterinary students from across the United States, Canada, and Europe converged at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) for three days of discussion on research and global health. The National Veterinary Scholars Symposium (NVSS), Aug. 2-4, included a record-breaking 663 guests who came to College Station to […]

Parker Explores Potential Collaborations in France, Germany

Dr. Gerald Parker, associate dean for Global One Health in the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), traveled across Europe in April to give a keynote address at a military veterinary symposium and working to build strategic relationships that would allow for mutually beneficial collaborations. In Lyon, France, Parker, Scowcroft Institute […]

Dr. Gerald Parker Brings ‘Healthy’ Perspective To CVM Initiative

When Gerald Parker Jr. came to Texas A&M as an undergraduate, he planned to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a veterinarian. Completing both his bachelor’s degree in veterinary sciences and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in just five years, Parker was on the path his father had hoped for him; the next […]

Texas A&M Appoints Dr. Gerald Parker as Associate Dean of Global One Health

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M; University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) announces Dr. Gerald W. Parker as the new Associate Dean for Global One Health. The appointment is housed within the CVM. In this role, he will serve as Campus Director for Global One Health for Texas A&M; University and […]

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