Zoetis Award for Research Excellence
The Zoetis Animal Health Award for Research Excellence, established in 1985 is given to those faculty members who, through their dedication and investigation in research, are chosen from among their peers as an outstanding researcher in the field of veterinary medicine.
Zoetis Award for Research Excellence 2006
Dr. Henk Granzier
The College of Veterinary Medicine Research Committee has selected Dr. Henk Granzier as this years recipient of the Zoetis Research Award. Dr. Granzier is a faculty member of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN). Dr. Granziers leadership and collaboration with colleagues and other laboratories has resulted in a better understanding of muscle function from the molecular level through actual force and movement.