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Run With Your Pack at the UGA CVM

Your education comes first, but the friends and colleagues you’ll encounter at UGA CVM will be with you for the rest of your life. With more than a dozen organizations and numerous initiatives to join, your time in Athens will be well spent.

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Diversity and Inclusion at the CVM

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Dawg Tales

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    UGA College of Veterinary Medicine Graduate Student Receives High Honors for Research

    Several veterinary students and one graduate veterinary researcher are recognized annually at the National Veterinary Scholars Symposium with Boehringer Ingelheim awards in recognition of their early contributions to research advancing animal and human health. Dr. Ashley M. Rasys, from the…

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    Costa Rica trip is a summer immersion into OneHealth

    Costa Rica, while comprising just 0.03% of the planet’s land surface, is home to more than 500,000 species, making it one of the 20 countries with the greatest biodiversity in the world. For nearly 20 years, Sonia Hernandez has been…

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    Otis Howell

    Meet Otis, the 3-year-old basset hound. In March of 2022, Otis’s owner, Cori, had a gut feeling something was wrong when Otis began acting different. “I could tell something was off - just a really big gut feeling. He was…

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    UGA’s College of Veterinary Medicine Shelter Medicine Program Adds New Faculty Member

    The University of Georgia’s College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is excited to welcome Dr. Staci Cannon as the college’s first faculty shelter medicine specialist.  Dr. Cannon joined the faculty on July 1, 2022, as part of a newly established partnership…