News Releases

Puppy being heldThe office of public relations provides a media contact for information about the college, its programs and its activities. In addition to preparing news releases for the Associated Press and various trade publications, the office provides information for a variety of college brochures and newsletters. The office also on occasion posts information of value to the general public and to veterinarians, including but not limited to our UF veterinary alumni.

Recent Posts

Get the Facts about Canine Influenza

May 26th, 2017

Have questions about canine influenza? Veterinarians and pet owners can visit our canine influenza page to get answers to frequently asked questions.

UF Small Animal Hospital to offer free eye screenings to service animals May 12

Mar 13th, 2017

The event is sponsored by the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists and StokesRx.

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College approved for new academic department

Feb 10th, 2017

The college will soon be forming a new academic department, representing a key organizational shift.

College launches new anthem video

Jan 31st, 2017

New college anthem video showcases the veterinary medical profession in general as well as the UFCVM.

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CVM faculty member has key role in $10M center focusing on Zika

Jan 13th, 2017

Four state universities are involved in new $10M center focusing on Zika and other diseases. A UFCVM faculty member is lead investigator.

UF veterinary college faculty member honored by national shelter group

UF veterinary college faculty member honored by national shelter group

Dec 1st, 2016

Dr. Julie Levy recently received an award from a national shelter group.

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UF experts addressing outbreak of New World screwworm fly in Florida Keys

Oct 4th, 2016

UF experts take steps to educate ranchers, property owners and residents after screwworm fly detection in Florida.

Physiological sciences professor receives award from international group

Aug 25th, 2016

A UF professor of physiological sciences has received a key award from an international professional group.

New UF and Miami-Dade County collaboration will help homeless animals

Aug 18th, 2016

A new agreement between UF and Miami-Dade County Animal Services will enhance care for homeless animals by expanding UF presence at shelter.

UF scientists identify seal as source of new strain of bacteria that caused disease in hunter

Jul 20th, 2016

Mycoplasma experts at UF identify a new strain of the bacteria transmitted by a seal and believed to have caused disease in hunter.