Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

VBS News

Dr. Patricia Dunn, 2020 Inductee into the American Association of Avian Pathologists (AAAP) Hall of Honor
March 25, 2020
Dr. Patricia A Dunn, Senior Research Associate and Avian Pathologist and Field Investigator in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences is the 2020 inductee into the American Association of Avian Pathologists (AAAP) Hall of Honor, is an international association whose mission is to promote scientific knowledge to enhance the health, well –being, and productivity of poultry to provide safe and abundant food for the world. https://www.aaap.info/home Dr. Dunn has been the Head of Avian Pathology/Avian Medicine section of the Animal Diagnostic Laboratory (ADL) and is most deserving of both the nomination and the recognition! Congratulations Dr. Dunn, and thank you for your service!
Penn State funds first round of COVID-19 research proposals
March 25, 2020
One week after launching a rapid-fire call for proposals, awards are granted to six projects that address the global pandemic, with more to follow. Faculty members from the department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences working on these projects are: *************************************************************** Suresh Kuchipudi, Clinical Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, is working to better understand the prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in the local region and to develop rapid therapeutic options. *************************************************************** Troy Sutton, Assistant Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, is evaluating a unique, alternative model of transmission and vaccine-mediated protection against SARS-Co-V-2.
Dr. John S. Shenk and Dr. J.D. Harrington Graduate Scholarship Award
March 23, 2020
Extension Veterinarian and Research Associate Hayley Springer receives scholarship award.
Look Our Department Up on "LinkedIn"
March 19, 2020
Our department is now on "LinkedIn" check us out.
VBS Facebook Page
March 19, 2020
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