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

  • CVM welcomes 114 incoming veterinary students in white coat ceremony

    The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed the class of 2023 during its annual White Coat Ceremony held Sunday, Aug. 11. Sponsored by the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association (GVMA) and VCA Animal Hospitals, and attended by members of…

  • Zoobiquity conference to bring together animal and human health professionals in Atlanta

    The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, in partnership with Emory University and the Clinical Translational Science Alliance (CTSA), will host Zoobiquity ATL September 13, 2019 at the Emory Conference Center in Atlanta. The latest in a long line…

  • UGA CVM hires pair of pathologists

    The College of Veterinary Medicine today announced that it has hired Dr. Jesse Hostetter to lead its renowned veterinary pathology department. Hostetter currently serves as professor and director of comparative pathology service and graduate education in the Department of Veterinary…