New Director of Lifelong Learning Joins PVM
Friday, August 12th, 2022 - Purdue graduate and previous Purdue employee Tom Mauch stepped into the role of director of Lifelong Learning for the College of Veterinary Medicine effective August 1. A seasoned event planner, Tom returns to the University to utilize his 20-plus years of experience planning events of all shapes and sizes throughout the U.S.
AVMA Presents Meritorious Service Award to Purdue alumnus John Scamahorn
Friday, August 12th, 2022 - An Indiana veterinarian and loyal Purdue Veterinary Medicine graduate, Dr. John Scamahorn (PU DVM ’72), received a major award from the American Veterinary Medical Association during the AVMA Convention 2022 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania July 30. Dr. Scamahorn, a past chair of the AVMA Board of Directors, was named the winner of the AVMA Meritorious Service Award.
Alumni Celebrate at PVM Reception during AVMA Annual Convention
Friday, August 12th, 2022 - Purdue Veterinary Medicine alumni reconnected at the Purdue Alumni and Friends Reception, which was held July 29 during the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
In Memory – Professor Emeritus John Stump
Friday, July 29th, 2022 - One of the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine’s long-time faculty members, Professor Emeritus John Stump, passed away July 23, 2022, at Westminster Village in West Lafayette, Indiana. He was 88.
List of 22 Extraordinary Women Veterinarians Includes PVM’s Dr. Ellen Lowery
Friday, July 29th, 2022 - A feature story in the current issue of Todays Veterinary Business, the official journal of the NAVC, spotlights female veterinarians “…blazing a path for the next generation.” Among them is Dr. Ellen Lowery, director of the Purdue University Veterinary Hospital and clinical professor.
Professor of Pathobiology and Former IU School of Medicine Administrator Regina Kreisle Honored upon Retirement
Friday, July 29th, 2022 - A career dedicated to veterinary and human medical education came to a close this summer for Dr. Regina Kreisle, professor in the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Comparative Pathobiology and former associate dean and director of the Indiana University School of Medicine - West Lafayette. Dr. Kreisle retired from Purdue following a faculty tenure that spanned 33 years.
Butterfly Network, Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine Collaborate to Advance Ultrasound Education
Tuesday, July 26th, 2022 - A new generation of ultrasound capability has arrived at the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine to enhance the education of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Veterinary Nursing students. The college will begin integrating the use of Butterfly iQ+ Vet — the world’s only single probe, whole-body, multi-species imaging system — into the first year of the DVM program as well as the Veterinary Nursing (VN) program.
Boilermaker Avian and Exotic Veterinarian Headlines Upcoming Purdue Veterinary Conference
Friday, July 22nd, 2022 - Dr. Todd Eric Driggers (PU DVM ’94) will give one of the keynote presentations on the topic, “One Vet’s Adventure: Koala Medicine and Burn Management During the Australian Brush Fires” at the annual Purdue Veterinary Conference.
PVM Professor Seeks Participants for Study of Veterinary Workforce
Friday, July 22nd, 2022 - Dr. Malathi Raghavan, clinical associate professor in the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, is looking for DVM practitioners who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents to participate in an interview-based study about life as a veterinarian
In Memory: Dr. Roger Lee Symensma (PU DVM ’74)
Friday, July 22nd, 2022 - The life of a Purdue Veterinary Medicine alumnus, Dr. Roger Lee Symensma (PU DVM ’74), was remembered during a Celebration of Life service July 14 in New Paris, Indiana, where he was raised.