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Dr. Rebekah Hartfield: Veterinarian and Author

Wednesday, October 25 2017

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Supporting rural veterinary care one story at a time.

“So one thing about me is I did not have a straight path to veterinary school. I wasn’t one of those kids who grew up knowing they wanted to be a veterinarian,” says Dr. Rebekah Hartfield, mixed animal practitioner from Chandler, Okla. “I have a lot of faith and God helped me get through everything that I’ve been through and overcome. That’s what helps me keep going and to keep fighting. I wasn’t going to give up.”

You, One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance

Wednesday, October 25 2017

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Leading expert Dr. Laura Kahn, will share her research on the vital connection between human, animal and environmental health in “One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance” as the keynote presentation at Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Center’s Annual Fall Conference. Her talk will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9, in the Wes Watkins Center auditorium located at the corner of Washington and Hall of Fame on the OSU Stillwater campus.

Make Halloween Safer for Pets

Tuesday, October 24 2017

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Halloween can be scary for pets. Strange costumes, eerie noises and tempting treats that can be deadly.

The American Veterinary Medical Association, PetMD, and the American Animal Hospital Association offer these tips for pet owners.

Oklahoma State names Dr. Carlos Risco Center for Veterinary Health Sciences dean

Friday, October 20 2017

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The Oklahoma State University/A&M Board of Regents today approved the appointment of Dr. Carlos A. Risco as dean of the Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences. He is expected to assume his position in March.

Risco is currently at the University of Florida where he serves as a tenured professor and chair of the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences.