Education

Academic Departments

Leading the way in teaching and research

We have seven departments at the CVM, each with a remarkable breadth and depth of expertise in their specialties and disciplines. The volume and variety of what you can learn and explore here is incredible. So go ahead, forge ahead on your journey at the UGA CVM!

Departments

Department of Infectious Diseases

Improving health through technology and education

Department of Large Animal Medicine

Ensuring a bright future for horses, cattle and other farm animals

Department of Pathology

Laying the foundation for veterinary medicine

Department of Physiology and Pharmacology

Exploring the living organism and the effects of drugs and toxins

Department of Population Health

Dedicated to the health and management of populations of animals

Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery

Caring for cats, dogs, exotic animals and wildlife through education, service, and research

Veterinary Biosciences and Diagnostic Imaging

Education, training, and service in anatomy, radiology, and clinical behavioral medicine

Latest News and Stories

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    CVM professor recognized by ACVP

    Dr. Corrie Brown, Josiah Meigs and University Professor of pathology, was recognized earlier this month as a Distinguished Member by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) at its 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting. Per the ACVP, “Distinguished Members are ACVP…

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    Handling Hookworms

    As a specialist in parasitology, Dr. Ray Kaplan, professor of infectious diseases, keeps a watchful eye on the interactions between parasites and their hosts. In recent years, parasitologists noticed that racing greyhounds and recently adopted former racing greyhounds are almost…

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    CVM professor and emergency care practitioner recognized at national conference

    Benjamin Brainard, professor of small animal medicine and surgery and director of clinical research, was recently awarded the 2020 ACVECC Jack Mara Scientific Achievement Award for Advances in Coagulation. This award is presented to the veterinarian who has made the…