SVM News

LSU Veterinary School confers 84 degrees

The Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine conferred 84 Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees at its 39th annual Veterinary Medicine Commencement Exercises on Monday, May 11.

LSU School of Veterinary Medicine honors faculty, staff and students at annual Awards & Honors Banquet

On May 1, the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine hosted the 40th annual Awards and Honors Banquet in the SVM Auditorium. The banquet was sponsored in part by Nestlé Purina Pet Care and the Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association (LVMA).

Canine Influenza Update

With the new strain of canine influenza in the midwest, there has been increased numbers of questions from dog owners across the U.S. Canine influenza has been reported in dogs in Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio and Indiana; there have been no reported cases so far in Louisiana.

LSU researchers receive travel awards to attend Immunology 2015

Dr. Antonieta Guerrero-Plata, an associate professor in the department of Pathobiological Sciences and members of her group: Dr. Rocío Baños-Lara, a postdoctoral researcher and Reddy Cheemarla, a Ph.D. graduate student have been selected for three travel awards to attend the IMMUNOLOGY 2015Ô.

Events

Friday, June 19, 2015

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pets & Vets, June 19 & 26

Saturday, July 11, 2015

All Day AVMA Conference, July 11-14

Monday, July 13, 2015

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Alumni & Friends Reception at AVMA Convention

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

All Day Equine Dentistry Course

Monday, July 27, 2015

All Day 2015 Louisiana Animal Control Association Meeting

Saturday, September 26, 2015

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Ultrasound Workshop, September 26-27, 2015