University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine
Newsletter or Bulletin
In this issue
Meeting the Need for Food Animal Veterinarians 3
VetFAST: Early Enrollment Program Benefits Graduates and Society 4
Annual Awards Ceremony Honors Students, Faculty, and Staff 6
Ph.D. Candidate Josephine Gnanandarajah: Driven to Discover 8
Meet Megan Bandrick, MVMA Ben Pomeroy D.V.M./Ph.D. Award Recipient 9
College Introduces Animal Cancer Care and Research Program 10
Clinical Trials Open to Dogs With Brain Tumors 11
College Celebrates Points of Pride Research Day 12
Clinical Investigation Center: New Findings, New Therapies In Support of Companion Animals 13
Around the College 14
Community Connections 18
Faculty and Staff News 20
Student News 24
Alumni News 26
Mark Your Calendar/Contact us 27
On the cover
Laura Schulz, one of the College’s first Vet/FAST graduates, examines the morphology of a boar stud’s sperm via computer with a colleague at Swine Vet Center, P.A. See story on page 4.
Ames, Trevor: Dean; Staton, Sharon: Director of Advancement; Graves, Brian: Communications and Marketing Manager; Kirchoff, Sue: Editor, Writer & Designer; Howard, Fran: Writer; Stombaugh, Amanda: Cover design.
Profiles (Summer/Fall, 2009) v.8 (2).
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