A healthier world starts here
At the College of Veterinary Medicine, we embrace the One Health concept. We recognize how animal and human health are deeply intertwined. This understanding guides everything we do, from innovation and excellence in teaching to research and service to promote animal and human health for the public good. As a college, we are committed to an environment that is fulfilling and rewarding, and is recognized for good communication, productive collaboration, mutual respect, diversity, integrity and honesty.
While colic surgery in horses is a common procedure for large animal veterinarians, patient care after the operation can be a topic of debate. To help remedy this situation, a team of K-State veterinarians started a line of research to examine the benefits bandages might provide following abdominal surgery.
Established in 1905, K-State’s School of Veterinary Medicine has continued to grow and improve its Veterinary Health Center at Kansas State University. After decades of hard work and commitment, center has been awarded the Purple Apple Award for the “Best Veterinary Clinic” of 2015.
This is the official newsletter of the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory. This month's issue features stories and pictures including:
• Bovine Trich Testing Study
• Ebola Virus in Dogs
• Bovine Respiratory PCR Panel
• KSVDL Test Updates; and more!
Dr. Larry Bramlage, Georgetown, Kentucky, has been selected to receive a 2014 Alumni Recognition Award at the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) annual conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Dec. 8. See Dr. Bramlage’s bio in the link.
Read how Dean Ralph Richardson has the CVM poised for the future as he plans to step down as dean by July 2015; see the plan for a new Equine Performance Test Center; learn how the RedTire program helps veterinarians buy and sell practices in Kansas; Meet Arlo, a dog adopted through the Perpetual Pet Care Program – learn how you can enroll; explore how Dr. Roman Ganta is battling a bacterium called E. chafeensis; and more.