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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

UCVM students get hands-on experience at emergency pet clinic

December 12, 2016

Surgeon Aylin Atilla guides 4th-year students as they work on injured small animals

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

Equine colic

November 2, 2016

Dr. Ashley Whitehead talks about the common and sometimes fatal condition

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

FIVM Series: Success and failure in Translational Medicine

October 17, 2016

On Friday, October 21, Dr. Mark Hurtig will discuss studies that exemplify the risks and opportunities for veterinarians developing a career in Translational Medicine

Jay Cross appointed director of the College of Discovery, Creativity and Innovation

October 13, 2016

Message from Provost and Vice-President (Academic) Dru Marshall

UCalgary grad student working on ways to combat rabies in cattle in his native Bhutan

September 30, 2016

First-hand experiences motivate researcher to take on a complex problem