OVC professor receives Award of Excellence

September 25, 2017

Professor David Kelton, University of Guelph Ontario Veterinary CollegeCongratulations to University of Guelph professor David Kelton who received the 2017 American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) Award of Excellence. A veterinary epidemiologist in the Ontario Veterinary College’s Population Department, Kelton is also the Dairy Farmers of Ontario Dairy Cattle Health Research Chair and a member of the cross-campus research group Dairy at Guelph. 

Kelton was presented with the award at the recent AABP...

U of G One Health expert named Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellow

September 15, 2017

ADr. Jan Sargeant, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph One Health expert at the University of Guelph is being recognized for her expertise in the Canadian health sciences community. Dr. Jan Sargeant, founding Director of the Centre for Public Health and Zoonosis at the U of G and an epidemiologist in the Ontario Veterinary College’s Department of Population Medicine has been inducted as a Fellow with the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS). CAHS Fellows are world-renowned leaders and innovators who...

Research searches to uncover mysteries of adaptive immune system

September 11, 2017

Dr. Stefan Keller, Ontario Veterinary College, University of GuelphOngoing research into the capacity of the immune system to adapt and fight disease is uncovering exciting new possibilities. 

“Adaptive immunity is amazing – there are myriad different microorganisms out there and the immune system can specifically recognize and respond to every one of those.” says Dr. Stefan Keller, a pathobiologist in the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph. His current research...

Fresh look for orientation focuses on community

September 4, 2017

We. Belong. Here.  One simple statement encompasses everything first-year student veterinarians need to know as they walk through the doors of the Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) this week. The theme will be front and centre throughout their orientation and referenced regularly throughout their four years in the DVM program at the University of Guelph’s OVC.

It is part of a fresh look to this year’s orientation program at OVC, focusing on key concepts of collaboration, teamwork, and self-awareness.......