OVC alumnus named to Order of Canada

January 8, 2019

Dr. Ian Dohoo, Atlantic Veterinary CollegeOntario Veterinary College (OVC) alumnus, Dr. Ian Dohoo, OVC DVM 1976 and PhD 1983, has been named to the Order of Canada. Dohoo was recognized for his contributions to veterinary and human epidemiology in developed and developing countries.

Dohoo completed his PhD at OVC in 1983 in epidemiology with Dr. Wayne Martin, OVC DVM 1967 and MSc 1969, and joined the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC) in 1985, the year before the...

Holiday hours for OVC and OVC Health Sciences Centre

December 21, 2018

The Ontario Veterinary College’s normal business hours will be reduced for the holidays until Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Most University of Guelph offices will be closed during this period. Academic and administrative offices will reopen on January 2 and classes for veterinary students resume on January 7.

The OVC Health Sciences Centre, including the Companion Animal and Large Animal Clinics and the Farm Service Clinic, will be open for emergencies and urgent cases only from 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 21 to 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 2. 

Holiday hours of operation for the OVC Smith Lane Animal Hospital at the Hill’s Pet Nutrition Primary Healthcare Centre are...

OVC professor receives Health Promotion Canada award

December 17, 2018

Prof. Jennifer McWhirter, Ontario Veterinary College, University of GuelphOntario Veterinary College professor Jennifer McWhirter has been recognized with a Rising Star Award from Health Promotion Canada. 

An assistant professor in the Department of Population Medicine at the University of Guelph’s Ontario Veterinary College, McWhirter focuses her research on the use of effective communication, education, and policy for cancer prevention. 

She received the award at the Health Promotion Canada’s annual general meeting on...

OVC Professor Named to 2018 ‘Highly Cited Researchers’ List

December 3, 2018

AProf. Stephen LeBlanc, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph n Ontario Veterinary College professor is one of three University of Guelph professors named to the prestigious Clarivate Analytics list of “Highly Cited Researchers” for 2018. 

Prof. Stephen LeBlanc, a professor in the Department of Population Medicine at the Ontario Veterinary College, was named in the list along with U of G professors Paul Hebert and Merritt Turetsky. The list, published annually, includes researchers ranking in the top one per cent by citations for field and publication...

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