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

Dr. Roy Curtiss

A pioneer in veterinary medicine: Dr. Roy Curtiss

Dec 7th, 2018

Dr. Roy Curtiss has had a global impact on infectious disease research and is known as a pioneer in his field.

Dr. Amara Estrada and Dr. Christy Pacak have collaborated on genetic studies relating to a heart condition common in Doberman pinschers.

UF participates in new lifetime study of heart disease in Doberman pinschers

Nov 26th, 2018

A new lifetime study in Dobermans aims to shed light on the role of genetic mutations in a heart disease common to the breed.

Practice Ownership Summit 2018

College’s inaugural practice ownership summit deemed huge success

Nov 6th, 2018

The event drew students, practice owners and associates to the college for a full day of discussion on the benefits of practice ownership.

The new UF equine acupuncture center.

College opens new equine acupuncture center in Ocala

Sep 5th, 2018

The new UF Equine Acupuncture Center is now open for business in Marion County.

Brandi Phillips of the UF VETS team, center, is shown with other team volunteers preparing to lift this blind mare, who was also pregnant, out of a sinkhole she had fallen into in Trenton.

When a sinkhole opens, lifesaving opportunities arise

Aug 23rd, 2018

The UF Veterinary Emergency Treatment Service recently rescued a pregnant mare from a sinkhole in Trenton.

Lester named chair of large animal clinical sciences department

Lester named chair of large animal clinical sciences department

Jul 27th, 2018

Dr. Guy Lester will return to the UFCVM faculty this fall to chair the department of large animal clinical sciences.

Dr. James W. Lloyd

College’s dean honored by national business group

Jul 16th, 2018

The college's dean, Dr. James W. Lloyd, has been honored by a national veterinary medical business group.

3-D Printing a game changer for veterinary surgery at UF

Jul 13th, 2018

The advantages of 3-D printing technology in veterinary medicine include enhanced surgical outcomes due to reduced risk made possible by pre-surgery planning.

Dr. Chris Adin, SACS Department Chair

Adin named chair of small animal clinical sciences department

Jul 10th, 2018

Dr. Chris Adin, a former UFCVM faculty member, will start his new job on Sept. 1.

Chair named for college’s newest department

Chair named for college’s newest department

Jun 28th, 2018

Dr. Subhashinie Kariawasam will join the college as chair of the department of comparative, diagnostic and population medicine.