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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.

Dr. Plummer examines dog during ACVO event.

Nearly 70 dogs participate in national service dog eye event

Published: May 6th, 2019

Nearly 70 dogs get free eye and heart screening exams at UF’s Small Animal Hospital on May 3.

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College rises to No. 9 in U.S. News & World Report rankings

Published: May 3rd, 2019

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UF veterinarians collaborate to save the eye of a rare okapi calf

Published: Feb 5th, 2019

UF veterinarians collaborate to correct a rare eye abnormality in an endangered okapi calf.

Dr. Simon Swift examines Zoey a 12-year-old maltese, while her owner, Janette Jordan of Oviedo, looks on. Zoey received a mitral valve repair procedure from Dr. Masami Uechi approximately one year ago in France and has come to UF subsequently for check-ups. (Photo by Sarah Carey)

UF College of Veterinary Medicine to launch new open heart program

Published: Jan 11th, 2019

The program will be a collaboration between UF and renowned veterinary cardiologist Masami Uechi, D.V.M., Ph.D., of Japan.

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

Published: 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.

The new UF equine acupuncture center.

College opens new equine acupuncture center in Ocala

Published: Sep 5th, 2018

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

Lester named chair of large animal clinical sciences department

Lester named chair of large animal clinical sciences department

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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.