OVC researchers share in CFI investment to UofG

July 31, 2015

University of Guelph researchers working to fight human and avian diseases, develop new antimicrobials, and improve plant genetics have received nearly $600,000 in federal support.

The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) is funding five U of G research projects spanning three colleges. Ed Holder, minister of state (science and technology), …

Balancing health and agriculture in bustling Vietnam

July 29, 2015

Growing prosperity in Vietnam has led to increased agricultural intensification - along with its associated health risks. University of Guelph researchers in partnership with Vietnamese colleagues are trying to help Vietnamese officials identify the risks and research gaps involved with this agricultural intensification.

Steven Lam, a Master of Public Health …

Research into cat populations in the news

July 27, 2015

University of Guelph research on cat behaviour and cat populations has been in the news lately.

Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) postdoctoral researcher Tyler Flockhart was on CTV’s popular morning show Canada AM on July 27, 2015. In an At Guelph story he discussed his research project aimed …

OVC staff and students part of the Pan Am Games

July 24, 2015

The Pan Am Games are winding up this week and a number of staff and students from the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph have been on hand during Pan Am equine events as volunteers and on-site staff.

Their roles vary:

  • Megan Ballantine, student veterinarian in the class of OVC