University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine
Newsletter or Bulletin
n Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives . . . . . 3
n U of M is Homeland Security Center of Excellence ...........4
n West Nile Virus Claims Five Bald Eagles . 4
n Students Gain Global Perspective . . 5
n Veterinary Students Make House Calls for Elderly Pet Owners . . . . . . 7
n Faculty Q&A:Randy Singer...... 8
n VDL Key Protector of Human and Animal Health ................9
n Infectious Disease Program Expands ...9
n The Battle Against Norovirus . . . . . 10
n Companion Animal Love, Loss And Memories Group Offers Grief Support. . . . . . 11
n Around the College . . . . . . . . .12
n Veterinary Continuing Education . . 17
n Alumni Connect College and Medtronic .19
In this Issue
4 Veterinary Medical Center: Comprehensive, Cutting-Edge, Compassionate Care
The University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center has served the community for over a century. Its ...
In this Issue
4 Animal Models of Human Disease
Comparative medicine is leading to new treatments for a host of conditions shared by humans and companion animals.
10 Affecting Entire Systems
Pioneers in ...
■ Researchers Map Johne’s Disease 3
■ Joining Forces on CWD 4
■ Collaborating to Beat Cancer 6
■ Faculty Q&A: Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory 8
■ Volunteers: A Labor of Love 9
■ CVM and Industry Partnership 10 ...