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Fall 2019 Florida Veterinarian Magazine

Published: Oct 25th, 2019

The latest issue of the college’s magazine, Florida Veterinarian, is now online.

Canine melioidosis

UF researchers develop first-ever protocol for treating rare infection in dogs

Published: Oct 25th, 2019

A UF graduate student helped develop a protocol to successfully treat a dog in Thailand with a rare disease.

Reviewing data for malaria test

Malaria’s spit solution: New grant will aid development of diagnostic test

Published: Oct 8th, 2019

A new $1.29 million grant from the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund will support Dr. Rhoel Dinglasan’s work to develop a novel saliva-based malaria diagnostic test.

Doctoral student Alicer Andrew and others remove malaria parasites from deep freeze storage.

UF scientists: Gut microbe finding in mice may help protect pregnant women from malaria

Published: Aug 28th, 2019

UF scientists report that gut microbes living inside the intestines of pregnant mice may provide a key to assessing pregnancy risk, and even outcomes, in human populations.

Cracked cell phone

Thin, silver nanowires may hold key to flexible and safe touchscreens

Published: Jul 10th, 2019

UF researchers are part of a team of scientists that found an unexpected ability of cells to bend metal determines the safety of a material being used in next-generation touchscreens.

Dr. Tom Vickroy

Search committee formed for new UF College of Veterinary Medicine dean

Published: Jun 6th, 2019

Administrators at the University of Florida have announced the start of a national search for the next dean of the UF College of Veterinary Medicine.

Professor emeritus of food animal medicine, Dr. Ken Braun, passes away

Professor emeritus of food animal medicine, Dr. Ken Braun, passes away

Published: Jun 6th, 2019

Dr. Ken Braun, a professor emeritus, bovine specialist and former administrator at the college, died May 17.

2019 Distinguished Award winners

College’s 2019 Distinguished Award winners named

Published: May 29th, 2019

Alumni focusing on areas ranging from infectious diseases and manatee health to equine medicine and small animal neurological disease have received the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine’s 2019 […]

Dr. David Nelson

Dr. David Nelson named to top UF Health leadership post

Published: May 9th, 2019

Dr. Larry Garcia and Brandi Phillips beside new vehicle.

Bring it on: UF VETS team rolls out new 44-foot disaster response vehicle

Published: May 8th, 2019

The UF VETS disaster response team has a new vehicle, thanks to a grant from the Banfield Foundation and PetSmart Charities.