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    • Who Educated Our First Veterinary Deans? 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-09-21)
      The lineage and education of some of the first deans of veterinary medicine in the United States are traced. The educational legacy of Andrew Smith at the Ontario Veterinary College in Canada and Iowa State University are noted.
    • Franklin M. Loew, DVM '65: Visionary and Builder in Massachusetts 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-09-03)
      A member of the Cornell class of 1963, Dean Franklin M. Loew was a driving force and builder of veterinary medicine at Tufts University in New England. That new school was established in the 1970s with a vision of One Health.
    • A First-Year Veterinary Student Meets her Mentor during Spring Break 

      Lavin, Natasja (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-05-01)
      First-year Cornell veterinary student Natasja Lavin describes her travels to Arizona to participate in the Rural Area Veterinary Service (RAVS) program and work with her mentor, Dr. Robert McKee.
    • Veterinary Dean Elizabeth Stone Completes Ten Years at the University of Guelph 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-05-29)
      When Dr. Elizabeth Stone was recruited from the University of Georgia in 2005 to serve as dean of the Ontario Veterinary College, she became veterinary medicine’s first woman dean of an accredited veterinary college in the ...
    • Leadership Workshop at the 2015 Boston AVMA Convention 

      Smith, Donald F.; Kumble, Julie (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-05-15)
      Information is given about how to enroll in the Women’s Leadership Development Workshop being held at the 2015 AVMA Convention in Boston on July 10, 2015.
    • The AAVMC is Turning Fifty Years 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-03-24)
      As the AAVMC turns 50 years old in 2016, the internationalization of veterinary colleges becomes apparent as membership expands beyond the United States and Canada.
    • Are there more Creative Options for Diversifying Academic Leadership? 

      Smith, Donald F.; Kumble, Julie (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-03-30)
      Several ways to increase diversity in academic leadership positions are suggested. This might include limiting terms for deans, department chairs and others to 4-5 year terms renewable once and changing those job descriptions ...
    • Distribution of Ross and St. George's Universities DVM Graduates in the United States 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-03-10)
      Over 3,800 AVMA-member veterinarians have graduated from Ross University in St. Kitts and St. George's University in Grenada since 1985 and 2003, respectively. Currently, 58% percent reside in the seven most populous states ...
    • Cornell Student Chapter of the Women's Veterinary Leadership Development Initiative Wins Prestigious Cook Award for 2015 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-03-19)
      In March, 2015, the student chapter of WVLDI at Cornell won a prestigious university award for leadership. The Alice H. Cook & Constance E. Cook Award was given to a distinguished group of ten faculty and students “who ...
    • Proportion of Ross and St. George's Universities DVM Graduates in the United States during the last 30 Years 

      Smith, Donald F. (Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-03-18)
      Most Ross and St. George’s Universities' DVM graduates reside in the most populated states in the United States. The proportion of AVMA-member Caribbean graduates is compared to the total AVMA-member veterinary workforce.