The 21st century brings tremendous challenges and opportunities to serve animal and human health and welfare through research to improve medical care, environmental quality, animal agriculture, safety of our food supply, and preservation of species. Such challenges can only be met through a commitment to research. Veterinarians, with their broad training in animal and human biology and comparative medicine have made and continue to make major contributions to research in these areas.
The WSU College of Veterinary Medicine faculty is proud of its many exceptional research programs and encourages students to explore research and to join the ranks of veterinarians who advance the frontiers of knowledge. Faculty mentors may be found both within our college and within related research programs in other colleges at Washington State University, including
Students in the professional and graduate programs have numerous opportunities to engage in research at Washington State University and other Veterinary Schools.