Happenings at the CVM

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At the CVM, we’re making news, hosting events, and telling the world about the great things we do here every day. If you have a media inquiry or a question about a story, please contact our communications team.

Important Dates this semester

Jan. 2
First day of DVM classes
Jan. 7
First day of UGA spring semester
Jan. 20
Martin Luther King Day - campus holiday
Feb. 9-13
COE Accreditation Site Visit

Mar. 9-13
UGA spring break
May 8
Spring Commencement

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Latest News

Veterinary Diagnostic Labs to provide COVID-19 testing support

Both the Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Lab and Tifton Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Lab are now certified to conduct assays on human samples and support SARS-CoV-2 testing. Where the labs were previously certified to accept and perform diagnostic assays on animal…

UGA College of Veterinary Medicine introduces new online professional master’s program

The College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia has announced the formation of a completely online Master’s program in Comparative Biomedical Sciences. The curriculum is interdisciplinary and is designed to provide a broad foundation for students who intend…

CVM-affiliated teaching assistants recognized for pedagogic contributions

The UGA Center for Teaching and Learning recognizes graduate students annually for their significant contributions to instruction at the university. This year, three College of Veterinary Medicine teaching assistants were recognized. Ahmed Hikal and Madelyn Krunkosky were awarded the Outstanding…

Dawg Tales

A One Health Journey

“The Peace Corps serves in countries with some of the most beautiful spots on Earth. Your site will not be one of them.” That line in her Peace Corps acceptance letter started a true One Health journey for Amanda Feldpausch—from…

Macy Gray

Until recently, life hadn’t been kind to little Macy Gray. At five months old when she was picked up as a stray, she’d never known a home. Malnourished and seriously underweight, she landed at the Athens Area Humane Society where…

Meet the Faculty: Jarrod Mousa

What is your role at the CVM? When did you come to UGA? I am an assistant professor in the Department of Infectious Diseases. My research laboratory is in the Center for Vaccines and Immunology. I joined UGA in August…