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Department of Population Health and Pathobiology

Curious calf at the dairy farm off Lake Wheeler Road.

Jan 18, 2016

CALS & CVM Partner on Animal Agriculture Research

The separate investigations into the production health of swine, cattle, and poultry will involve nine faculty members from the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) and four from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS). This is the second year of... 

C. diff

Jan 6, 2016

Antibiotics pave way for C. difficile infections by killing beneficial bile acid-altering bacteria

Researchers know that the use of certain antibiotics lead to a higher risk of C. diff infections, particularly among hospital patients. Casey Theriot, an assistant professor of infectious disease at NC State, wanted to know exactly how C. diff spores were interacting with the microbiota 

barn with dramatic sunset

Dec 16, 2015

News and Updates, December 2015

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

Ravyn Njagu

Dec 7, 2015

Immunology Research Student Recognized at Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students

More than 1,700 presentations in 12 disciplines were featured at ABRCMS, which is a conference for underrepresented students interested in... 

close up of chicken

Oct 28, 2015

Avian Influenza: Know the Facts

Avian influenza (AI) is caused by an influenza type A virus which can infect poultry (such as chickens, turkeys, pheasants, quail, domestic ducks, geese and guinea fowl) and is carried by... 

black and white pig in stall

Sep 23, 2015

CVM Graduate Recipient of Science in Practice Award

The Science in Practice Award, presented at the 2015 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference in St. Paul MN, honors an individual “who has demonstrated or shows promising research productivity in production and disease and... 

woman leaning against bricks

Aug 10, 2015

College of Veterinary Medicine Welcomes Dr. Casey Theriot

Theriot joins the College after serving as a research investigator with the Division of Infectious Disease in the University of Michigan’s Department of Internal Medicine since... 

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Jul 23, 2015

College of Veterinary Medicine Welcomes Director of Global Health Education

Dr. Andrew Stringer will develop comprehensive classroom and experiential learning activities that will... 

Jul 16, 2014

Jonathan Fogle Recipient of Grant from Creative and Novel Ideas in HIV Research Program

Jonathan Fogle, a veterinary internal medicine specialist and assistant professor of immunology in the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, is one of 10 young scientists to receive a grant from the Creative and Novel Ideas in HIV Research program to investigate questions related to long-term survival with HIV infection, and the prevention… 

PCR strip test tubes and micropipette in genetics laboratory

Jul 2, 2014

NC State Immunologist Recipient of NIH Grant to Investigate Novel HIV Research Approach

The competitive two-stage CNIHR scholarship process required Fogle to submit a pre-proposal. He was then invited to prepare a formal proposal for final selection. As a grantee...