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New One Health project aims to help women-led farm families and livestock in Africa

Published: July 15th, 2014

The UF College of Veterinary Medicine recently embarked on a One Health project aimed at helping women farmers, their families and livestock in Senegal, Africa.

Sea otter mother and newborn

UF veterinary researchers discover new poxvirus in sea otters

Published: June 17th, 2014

University of Florida veterinary researchers have identified a previously unknown poxvirus in sea otters.

Distinguished Award Winners 2014

College names 2014 Distinguished Award winners

Published: June 3rd, 2014

The college recently named its 2014 Distinguished Award winners.

Dr. Elizabeth Bailey and Andrew Torchia

Veterinary student receives 2014 Bayer Excellence in Communication Award

Published: June 3rd, 2014

Third-year UF veterinary student Andrew Torchia has received the 2014 Bayer Excellence in Communication Award.

Architect's rendering of new equine arena

Dedication of new equine sports complex is June 6

Published: May 14th, 2014

The college will dedicate a new state-of-the-art equine sports performance complex on June 6.

Equine lameness arena

Grand opening for new equine sports performance complex will be June 6

Published: May 13th, 2014

A ribbon-cutting for the new equine sports performance complex at UF’s Large Animal Hospital will be held June 6.

Dr. Dan Brown

World’s largest mycoplasma collection now resides at UF

Published: May 1st, 2014

The world’s largest collection of mycoplasma specimens now resides at UF and will be a resource to the scientific community.

Dr. Basima Al-Khedery and Dr. Tony Barbet

UF researchers: New test may help identify human strains of tick-borne disease

Published: April 1st, 2014

UF veterinary researchers say a simple test could help identify strains of a debilitating tick-borne disease that infects and is on the rise in people.

Animal Airwaves group shot

Animal Airwaves radio program wins national award

Published: March 31st, 2014

The college’s Animal Airwaves radio program has received a national award from a human medical association.

Dr. Valerie Scharf and dog

UF researchers: Gold-based drug shows promise for fighting bone cancer in people and pets

Published: March 28th, 2014

A gold-based drug currently used in human and veterinary medicine to manage certain immune diseases may help fight osteosarcoma, UF researchers say.