E. R. Frank Award


Wednesday, June 10, 1998

Kansas State University College of Veterinarian Medicine alumni received awards from the college June 7 at the Annual Conference and Veterinary Medical Alumni Association Banquet at the Manhattan Holiday Inn/Holidome.

Dr. Melvin Swenson, Ankeny, Iowa, is the recipient of the E. R. Frank Award for his positive and significant contribution to veterinary medicine and K-State.  Swenson  received his doctorate of veterinary medicine from K-State in January 1943.  He has served on the faculties of K-State, Colorado State University and Iowa State University.  He has been editor as well as contributor to four editions of "Duke's Physiology of Domestic Animals" and has served as editor of Experiment Station publications at K-State.