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On the Job with a CVHS Veterinary Cardiologist

Friday, February 13 2015

Watch the full interview on OState TV

Cats and dogs, like humans, can get heart disease.  Some breeds are more likely than others to develop heart problems.

Is Your Pet At Risk for Heart Disease?

Thursday, February 12 2015

February is American Heart Month

by Elisabeth J. Giedt, DVM

Cats and dogs, like humans, can get heart disease.  Some breeds are more likely than others to develop heart problems.  The Veterinary Medical Hospital at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences has a board certified veterinary cardiologist on staff—Dr. Ryan Baumwart—to help owners treat heart disease in their pets.

Toxicology Symposium

Tuesday, February 3 2015

The Oklahoma State Center for Veterinary Health Sciences will host the First Interdisciplinary Toxicology Symposium including the 15th Sitlington Lecture in Toxicology during OSU Research Week. 

Top Researcher in Nanomedicine to Speak at Oklahoma State's Veterinary Center

Thursday, January 29 2015

Mark W. Dewhirst, DVM, PhD, is one of the top researchers in the field of nanomedicine.  He is known for developing the thermally sensitive liposome that was translated to clinical trials. 

OSU Names New Director and Assistant Director at the Oklahoma Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory

Thursday, January 29 2015

(Stillwater, Okla., January 29, 2015) – The Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is proud to announce the appointment of a new director and assistant director for its Oklahoma Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (OADDL).  Dr. Keith Bailey has been named director of the state’s laboratory. 

OSU Veterinary Students Support Josh and Friends Project

Thursday, January 29 2015

Several veterinary students at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences recently worked with the Red Dirt Dog Agility Club to raise money for The Josh & Friends Project.  The Red Dirt Dog Agility Club donated $500 to The Josh & Friends Project in exchange for the students volunteering at the club’s latest agility trial.

How to Care for Your Pet's Teeth

Thursday, January 29 2015

by Elisabeth J. Giedt, DVM

Good dental health is just as important for pets as it is for the humans who care for them.  Proper dental hygiene can help avoid serious health issues later on for pets.

2015 CVHS Hooding Ceremony

Monday, January 26 2015

Click here for all the latest information you'll need to know for the 2015 CVHS Commencement Ceremony.

Alumnus Helps Control Deer Population

Thursday, January 22 2015

Dr. Brad Hildabrand (OSU 79) recently volunteered with White Buffalo Inc. to help sterilize white tailed deer in East Hampton, NY. Female white-tailed deer were captured using remote immobilization (darting) techniques. Deer were then transported to a temporary veterinary surgical sterilization site, where bilateral ovariectomies were performed using a ventral mid-line approach under general anesthesia.

On the Job with CVHS's Newest Equine Surgeon

Wednesday, January 21 2015

Watch the interview with Dr. Burba on OState TV.

by Elisabeth J. Giedt, DVM

Dan Burba grew up on a farm in eastern Kentucky and dreamed of becoming a veterinarian. He came to Oklahoma State University in 1986 to complete an internship followed by a residency.  Even though he left OSU in 1990 upon completion of those positions, Oklahoma remained a favorite of his.  So much so that when invited to interview for an open position at the center’s Veterinary Medical Hospital, he said he “couldn’t miss that opportunity.”

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