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  • WSU researchers treating rabies across the globe

    KREM
  • Drs. Heiko Jansen and Joanna Kelley Awarded International Association of Bear Research and Management Grant

    IPN's Dr. Heiko Jansen and colleague Dr. Joanna Kelley have been awarded a research grant from the International Association of Bear Research and Management (IBA). 
  • Congratulations to Dr. Allen Pessier!

    The Golden Goose Award honors scientists whose work may have been considered silly, odd or obscure when first conducted, but has resulted in significant benefits to society.

    Way to go Dr. Pessier!

  • WSU rabies vaccination teams reach one million dogs in East Africa

    WSU Insider
  • Animal and plant research makes way for airport expansion

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  • Neuroscience Club Featured in The Daily Evergreen

    The Neuroscience Club has been featured in the Daily Evergreen. Read the full article here: The Science Behind The Brain
  • Dr. Bob Ritter Elected President of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior

    IPN's Dr. Bob Ritter has been elected the president of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior. 
  • Congratulations to Dr. Kyle Taylor and Dr. Laura White on passing the American College of Veterinary Pathologists 2017 board examinations!

    2017 ACVP Board Kyle and Laura
  • Poultry Institute Program Oct 2017

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  • Undergraduate Students Awarded Auvil Fellowships

    Grace Chung, a neuroscience major mentored by Carlos Suarez
    Bailey Frankovich, a neuroscience major mentored by Joseph Harding
    Shi Tan, a neuroscience major mentored by Rita Fuchs Lokensgard
    Janelle Thomas, an animal sciences major mentored by Ryan J. McLaughlin
    Collin Warrick, a neuroscience major mentored by Ryan J. McLaughlin
    Robby Boney, a computer science major mentored by Allison Coffin
     
  • The View from the Frontline of Rabies Eradication

    Health for Animals
  • Successful Defense: Dr. Tyler Bland

    Congratulations to Dr. Tyler Bland for his successful Ph.D. defense!
  • Wildfire Smoke and Horses

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  • Indian River County couple battling rabies worldwide

    TC Palm
  • Pup gets a new lease on life

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  • Gregory (Greg) Paul Boivin ('89 DVM) - August 11, 2017

    Gregory-BoivinGregory (Greg) Paul Boivin ('89 DVM) - August 11, 2017

    Gregory (Greg) Paul Boivin 55, lost his courageous fight to pancreatic cancer on Friday, August 11, 2017. 

    Greg was born July 31, 1962 to Daniel and Linda Boivin in Seattle, Washington. Greg never lost his love for the State of Washington and was a long-time season football ticket holder for University of Washington Huskies. Greg’s greatest love were his children. He thoroughly enjoyed hiking, music, traveling and attending Reds baseball, U-Dub and Mizzou football games. In 2007 Greg and a few close friends hiked the John Muir trail lasting 20 days and was one of Greg’s fondest hiking memories. 

    Greg leaves behind his two children, Jordan and Kayla and his Fiancée Pam Williams who were the love of his life. Greg and Pam often referred to their family as the Brady Bunch consisting of Jordan, Kayla, Keaton, Ginny and Sam. Greg is survived by his father Dan Boivin (Treva) and his two loving and supportive sisters, Donna Ditore (Joe) and Diane Donovan and his four favorite nieces and nephews, Michelle Ditore, Anthony Ditore, Megan Ditore and Sean Donovan.

    He was preceded in death by his mother Linda Boivin in 2011.

    Greg graduated from University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology in 1984 and Washington State University with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1989. Greg did his residency at University of Missouri from 1989-1992 and moved to Cincinnati in 1992 working for University of Cincinnati until 2008 as Director of the Division of Comparative Pathology. In 2008 Greg accepted his current position at Wright State University as Professor for Department of Pathology, Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Director of Laboratory Animal Resources. Since 1992 Greg worked part time for Cincinnati VA as Veterinary Medical Officer. 

    Greg’s research was focused on colon cancer and tendon repair. He was also a strong advocate for the humane care and use of animals used in research to improve human and animal health. Greg was known as an outstanding comparative pathologist, veterinary scientist and collaborator with almost 150 scientific publications. He was proud that his publications have reached every major scientific journal. 
    Greg was a member of many professional organizations relating to his industry and in lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine www.aclam.org or American Association for Laboratory Animal Science www.aalas.org.

  • Dr. Kathleen Ruby receives 2017 AVMA President's Award

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  • Elk Hoof Disease: Lots of Data, Few Answers, for Now

    The Chronicle
  • Dr. Richard DeBowes receives 2017 AVMA President's Award

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  • Dr. Goodman’s paper “Host and Bacterial Factors Control Susceptibility of Drosophila melanogaster to Coxiella burnetii Infection” featured on cover of Infection and Immunity

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