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UCVM students bring pet care to the community

February 13, 2017

Tough economic times increase demand for CUPS service learning initiative

FIVM Seminar Series - The continuing battle against infectious diseases

February 13, 2017

On Friday, February 17, Dr. Stuart Carter will describe the emerging nature of digital dermatitis and associated lesions and his ongoing efforts to develop a vaccine

Researchers identify drug that alleviates opioid withdrawal

January 30, 2017

Existing drug is effective in preventing withdrawal symptoms in opioid-dependent rodents

200 Canadian veterinary students ‘take the bull by the horns’ in Calgary

January 26, 2017

National gathering focuses mainly on cattle welfare, behaviour, and the beef industry

Stressed by exams? Campus research project explores resilience strategies

January 25, 2017

Team receives Teaching and Learning Grant to study exam coping mechanisms in veterinary medicine students

Scientists work to halt spread of Chronic Wasting Disease in Alberta wildlife

January 23, 2017

Veterinary Medicine researchers part of $11.6-million Genome Canada grant

Prof writes the book on clinical communications for veterinary medicine students

January 13, 2017

Co-author Cindy Adams' new textbook explores the special skills required when the patient can't communicate verbally

Frontiers in Veterinary Medicine Seminar (FIVM) Series presents:

January 9, 2017

Mechanisms involved in the transition from acute inflammatory to persistent post inflammatory pain

Instructors pack punch into student learning experiences through team teaching

January 4, 2017

From duelling specialists to an evolving mentorship, University of Calgary Teaching Awards recipients challenge convention

Is climate change making muskoxen sick?

December 19, 2016

UCVM's Dr Susan Kutz and her research team featured in CBC documentary

Pets and the city

November 29, 2016

Living with animals in crowded urban centres

Researchers ratchet up battle against parasitic worms in developing world

November 22, 2016

Interdisciplinary team awarded matching funds to tackle problem

UCalgary researchers assess link between antimicrobial use and resistance

November 15, 2016

Report presented to World Health Organization

FIVM Series presents: Unexpected outcomes from deciphering the interactions between swine pathogens

November 14, 2016

On Friday, November 18, Dr. Carl Gagnon will talk about his co-infection pathogenesis studiesa and the unexpected outcomes which could lead to the discovery of new antiviral drugs and novel methods of control.

Former veterinary medicine student comes back to teach

November 7, 2016

New pathologist passes ‘notoriously difficult’ North American exam on first attempt

Deadly white-nose syndrome threatens Alberta bats

November 1, 2016

UCalgary researchers support wildlife agency’s efforts to prevent spread of disease

DVLC Educators Workshop held October 15

October 31, 2016

DVLC partners and faculty attended day-long DVLC Educators Workshop

Vet Med graduate student named a Killam Scholar

October 28, 2016

Research on prion diseases ‘generating amazing results’

First ever ‘Homecoming Week’ a success

October 25, 2016

UCVM’s Class of 2017 rounded up for Grand Rounds

Researchers study health of caribou and narwhal in the threatened Canadian Arctic

October 20, 2016

University of Calgary and partners tackle the challenge of monitoring the health of wildlife to establish a baseline