2024 Spring GVTAA Conference

CVM Main Campus 501 DW Brooks Drive, Athens, GA

The Georgia Veterinary Technician and Assistant Association will be hosting the spring Conference on Sunday, April 21. The conference will be held at the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine at 501 DW Brooks Dr. Topics covered will be instrumental in our day to day lives as technicians and assistants. Registrants […]

Seminar: Noah Butler

S175 Coverdell Center

This event is part of the department’s seminar series for graduate students. "Metabolic regulation of anti-malarial immunity" Dr. Noah Butler is a Professor of microbiology and immunology at the University of Iowa Health Care, Carver College of Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Immunology. He earned his PhD in immunology and […]

Seminar: Zhicheng Dou

S175 Coverdell Center

This event is part of the department’s seminar series for graduate students. Dr. Zhicheng Dou is an Associate Professor and the Graduate Program Coordinator at Clemson University, Department of Biological Sciences. Dr. Dou earned his PhD in chemistry and biochemistry from the University of Southern Mississippi and completed his post-doctoral […]

DVM Commencement Ceremony Class of 2024

Stegeman Coliseum 100 Smith St, Athens, GA, United States

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Commencement General Date: Saturday May 4th, 2024 Start Time: 10:00 a.m.    Doors Open: 9:15 a.m. Ceremony Location: Stegeman Coliseum **This commencement ceremony is only for graduates of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program.** For information on the CVM's undergraduate program commencement, click here For more […]

Defense: Judith Reyes Ballista

CVM 2515 501 D. W. Brooks Drive, Athens, GA, United States

"Investing the role of phosphatidylserine in mediating the entry and release of chikungunya virus" Doctoral defense: Judith Reyes Ballista Major professor: Melinda Brindley Contact [email protected] for Zoom information.

Defense: Nada Abbadi

CVM 2501 501 D. W. Brooks Drive, Athens, GA, United States

"Structural and functional analysis of influenza-reactive monoclonal antibodies and broadly-reactive immunogens" Dissertation defense: Nada Abbadi Major professor: Jarrod Mousa Contact [email protected] for Zoom information

Defense: Elizabeth Wrobel

S175 Coverdell Center

“Studies of J Paramyxovirus (JPV)-host interactions and Development of JPV-vectored vaccines" Doctoral defense: Elizabeth Wrobel Major professor: Biao He Contact [email protected] for Zoom information.

AVMA – CVM Alumni & Friends Reception

Electric Shuffle Austin 91 Red River St, Unit 102, Austin, TX, United States

Do you live in or near the Austin area? We are thrilled to invite all CVM alumni and friends to our UGA CVM Reception on Friday, June 21 from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Electric Shuffle Austin! While this event is hosted in conjunction with the AVMA conference, you do not have […]

Defense: Elyssa Campbell

CVM 2501 501 D. W. Brooks Drive, Athens, GA, United States

"The cellular response of the Mongolian gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus), a nonpermissive host, to canine heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis)" Doctoral defense: Elyssa Campbell Major professor: Andy Moorhead Contact [email protected] for Zoom information.

Updated-Defense: Leonor Sicalo Gianechini

CVM 2515 501 D. W. Brooks Drive, Athens, GA, United States

"Addressing anthelmintic resistance in parasitic nematodes by investigating the potential of a novel drug target and the dynamics of benzimidazole selection in a model parasitic nematode" Doctoral defense: Leonor Sicalo Gianechini Major professors: Andy Moorhead and Ray Kaplan Contact [email protected] for Zoom information.

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