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Department of Population Health and Pathobiology

Jeremy Pittman class of 2004

Oct 2, 2016

An Unexpected Journey in Swine Medicine

The class of 2004's Jeremy Pittman initially planned to become a zoologist, but after a swine management course, he found an unexpected passion for the science of pig production... 

Sid Thakur with Reagan Converse

Sep 27, 2016

Stopping Foodborne Illnesses In Their Tracks

In operation now at the CVM, GeomeTrakr, developed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, is the first network of labs using whole genome sequencing to identify pathogens... 

Kristen Malinak

Sep 19, 2016

First Endowed Scholarship Still Helping Today’s Vet Med Students

Kristen Malinak, class of 2018, has so many ideas about what she’d like to do in the future that one of her biggest challenges is choosing which one to pursue. That she has so many choices has been made possible in part by people she will never meet... 

Casey Theriot

Aug 31, 2016

Theriot Earns NIH Grant to Fight Bacterial Infections

The $1.5 million grant will allow Theriot to explore new bacterial therapies to combat one of the leading hospital-acquired infections that affects more than 500,000 Americans each year... 

Class of 2020 does group exercise

Aug 30, 2016

News and Updates, August 2016

Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news... 

female walks in barn feeding chickens

Aug 23, 2016

Four Students, One Faculty Member Receive 2016 AAAP Awards

The 59th annual conference of the American Association of Avian Pathologist (AAAP) held August 6-9 in San Antonio, Texas... 

Oscar Fletcher greets new CVM students

Aug 21, 2016

Fletcher Part of First Class in Avian Pathologists Hall of Honor

Oscar Fletcher, has been inducted into the American Association of Avian Pathologists hall of honor as part of... 

soldier holds baby goat

Jul 24, 2016

News and Updates, June/July 2016

Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news... 

Veterinarian working with students on a horse

Jul 13, 2016

A Different Kind of Field Work

Ft. Bragg’s 83rd Civil Affairs Battalion and NC State’s College of Veterinary Medicine created a pilot program to train Civil Affairs soldiers and medics in some basic veterinary care for farm animals... 


Jul 11, 2016

Gut Check: Grants Awarded for Gastrointestinal Disorders Research

The competitive CGIBD grant program funds researchers pursuing innovative research on digestive diseases...