SVM News

LSU Ebola Virus Expert Video & FAQ

Christopher Mores is the director of the Center for Experimental Infectious Disease Research at Louisiana State University. He is a virologist trained in infectious disease epidemiology, who previously conducted research on the Ebola virus at the U.S. Army Medical Institute of Infectious Disease. To view a video and FAQ page where Dr. Mores gives an update on the most important information you need to know about this disease and outbreak, click here.

LSU faculty, staff and students get 10 percent discount at LSU Veterinary Hospital

LSU’s full-service Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year; from small pets to horses, exotics and farm animals, emergency medicine to preventative care—we’re here for you and your animals. We are pleased to offer LSU faculty, staff and students a 10 percent discount for hospital services. This 10 percent discount is also available for veterinarians as a professional courtesy and to service animals (e.g., police dogs, military animals, service dogs for the physically challenged).

LSU Veterinary School announces Phi Zeta Award Recipients

On September 24, the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine (LSU SVM) hosted its annual Phi Zeta Research Emphasis Day—a day established to promote research in schools of veterinary medicine, to recognize research conducted by veterinary students, House Officers (residents and interns), graduate students and faculty, and to encourage veterinary students to pursue careers in research.

LSU Veterinary School welcomes Joel Baines as its sixth dean

Joel D. Baines, VMD, PhD, is the new dean of the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine, effective September 1. Dr. Baines comes to the LSU SVM from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, where he was the associate dean for research and graduate education and the James Law Professor of Virology. In addition to serving as dean, Dr. Baines will also serve as the Dr. Kenneth F. Burns Chair in Veterinary Medicine.

Events

Monday, November 17, 2014

All Day Fall NAVLE Window, November 17-December 13

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Dean's Grand Rounds

Sunday, November 23, 2014

8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Dermatology Seminar

Thursday, November 27, 2014

All Day Thanksgiving Holiday, November 27-28

Saturday, December 6, 2014

All Day LSU Fall Semester ends
All Day AAEP Conference