Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

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Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • We are thrilled to introduce our newest classes of graduate and DVM professional students! This week, their orientations have included information sessions, team-building activities, a new student luncheon, and college tours. The students are ready to begin their journey, and we will be cheering them on the whole way. Fall semester, here they come! ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ’ชโค๏ธ๐Ÿงก๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ๐Ÿฆƒ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿˆ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ„๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ“๐Ÿฆœ๐Ÿ‡๐Ÿ๐Ÿข๐Ÿ๐ŸฆŽ

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Attention, dog owners! We are still seeking healthy dogs to participate in a quick, non-invasive heart disease study. Can you help? ๐Ÿถ

    If your dog meets the criteria, please call 540-231-4621 and mention the 2D3D echo/mitral disease study to schedule an appointment.

    Please share this information with anyone who might be interested. Thank you for helping us improve health and save lives!

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • If you're driving (or stuck in traffic ๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš—) by our college, don't be surprised if you see our Class of 2023 DVM students in the midst of their orientation. Welcome (and welcome back) to the Virginia Tech campus, everyone! ๐Ÿค—โค๏ธ๐Ÿงก๐Ÿฆƒ๐ŸŽ‰

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • We wanted to share this very special story from Virginia Tech's Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center in Leesburg, Virginia. Rabo is a true equine hero, and we wish him all the best in his well-deserved retirement! ๐Ÿดโค๏ธ๐Ÿค—

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Just another reason to give your favorite feline a big hug today! Happy #InternationalCatDay! โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜ป

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Five-year-old Peter Pan recently visited our teaching hospital because of a pinched nerve in his back. His owner reported that the sweet little guy was scheduled for an MRI and potentially an operation to repair the damage. Join us in sending your best wishes to Peter Pan!! ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ˜Š

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Meet our new communications intern, Hannah Altizer. She's been working at our college since last fall with the HR team and has recently joined the Communications and Marketing team. She'll be working largely on our social media accounts, so we can better interact with all of you! Hannah enjoys running, loves animals, and has played the guitar since she was 8 years old. Stop and say "hello" if you see her around the college! ๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿฑ๐Ÿด๐Ÿถ๐Ÿƒโ€

    P.S. The background music is Hannah's cover of "Wish You Were Here" by Pink Floyd!!๐ŸŽธ๐Ÿคฉ

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Gary Lowery, VA-MD Vet Med IT operations manager, brought his sweet Goldendoodle puppy, Sami, to our veterinary teaching hospital for the first time todayโ€“and who doesn't love seeing a puppy photo on a Monday!? ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ•

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Read all about it! ๐Ÿ“ฐ Chief resident in cardiology Giulio Menciotti and clinical trials coordinator Mindy Quigley are excited to see one of our clinical trials featured on the front page of The Roanoke Times today!

    Can your healthy King Charles Cavalier Spaniel ๐Ÿ• help us understand why mitral valve disease occurs in the breed and how it can be treated? Learn about the study's eligibility requirements ๐Ÿ‘‡

    http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/clinical-trials/current-studies/cavalier.asp

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • We thank Scott Pleasant, C.R. Roberts Professor of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, for sharing his expertise with these young Virginia 4-H Horse Program equestrians! ๐Ÿด๐Ÿฅผ ๐Ÿ™Œ

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • VA-MD Vet Med wishes you and your pets a safe and happy Independence Day! #4thofJuly ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐ŸŽ†๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿถ๐Ÿฑ๐Ÿด๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿท๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿ”

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Vet Med is thrilled to welcome alumnus David Wong back to the college as the head of the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, effective July 1!

    Wong, who completed a three-year residency and M.S. at the college in 2003, arrived from Iowa State University, where he was professor of equine medicine.

    Widely known for his research and scholarship in neonatal foal care, Wong was also a visiting specialist in both internal medicine and emergency and critical care at Virginia Tech's Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center for the past couple of years.

    Learn more about Dr. Wong ๐Ÿ‘‡

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Congratulations to Xiaoping Zhu, associate dean and chair of the Department of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Maryland, and his team for receiving National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) funding to carry out life-changing research. Flu be gone! ๐Ÿ˜ท

    Besides its main campus location in Blacksburg, the veterinary college includes Virginia Tech's Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center in Leesburg, Virginia, and the Gudelsky Veterinary Center in College Park, Maryland.

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Our Veterinary Teaching Hospital Awards Ceremony and presentation of internship and residency certificates was held on Friday, June 14, 2019.

    Congratulations and thanks are extended to the award nominees and winners and to our outgoing interns and residents! We also send warm wishes to our interns and residents for success and happiness on their journeys! ๐ŸŽ‰

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Congratulations to the student participants who completed our VetTRAC summer program, an initiative of InclusiveVT! Having just concluded its fifth year, the week-long camp offers students from underrepresented populations the opportunity to explore and consider a career in veterinary medicine through interactive presentations and hands-on learning experiences.

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Annually infecting more than 20 million people worldwide, hepatitis E virus causes more than 44,000 deaths per year.

    With a new, five-year National Institutes of Health RO1 grant totaling nearly $2 million, Vet Med's Dr. X.J. Meng, a University Distinguished Professor of Molecular Virology, and his research team will attempt to locate some of the virus mutation in the virus genome, as well as identify potential hormonal factors contributing to the high mortality among pregnant women.

    Learn more ๐Ÿ‘‡

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Two of our faculty, Dr. Rist and Dr. Stewart, are part of a Global Opportunity Initiative at Egerton University in Kenya! Follow Virginia Tech College of Agriculture and Life Sciences for the latest on the cohort's ongoing activities. ๐Ÿ‘‡

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Construction of our Comparative Oncology Center in Roanoke is paving the way for advanced cancer care for pets and for a research hub at Fralin Biomedical Research Institute to tackle cancer in pets and people. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’ช
    Thank you, WDBJ7, for telling our story!

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
2 months
  • Congratulations to the student participants who completed our VetTRAC summer program, an initiative of InclusiveVT! Now in its fifth year, the week-long camp offers students from underrepresented populations the opportunity to explore and consider a career in veterinary medicine through interactive presentations and hands-on learning experiences.

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Whatโ€™s in store for VA-MD Vet Medโ€™s future? A comparative oncology center in Roanoke, more externship and clinical training opportunities for students in the National Capital Region, and an expansion of our Veterinary Teaching Hospital at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg! Learn more ๐Ÿ“ฐโฌ‡๏ธ

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Two of the college's renowned farriers, Travis Burns and Paul Goodness, provide a comprehensive overview of healthy hoof maintenance! ๐Ÿด

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • We congratulate these outstanding faculty members whose promotions and tenure were approved by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors on June 3! ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ‘

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • We are grateful that Denise Gorondy-Toderico (DVM '99) โ€” a practicing equine vet at the time of "the incident" โ€” continues to travel the road to recovery: "I'm not there yet, but I'm going to get there."

    When Hokies help Hokies, the circle of service is unbroken. ๐Ÿ™Œ

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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  • Our own Tami Quesenberry, clinical veterinary technician, and her husband, Zane, created Homers Outreach to build emergency shelters for dogs enduring crisis living conditions in underserved rural communities. ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ•โค๏ธ

    On May 10, technicians, students, and veterinarians from the college teamed up with volunteers from the community to build 100 emergency shelters for dogs in need! ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ™Œ

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
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