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College of Veterinary Medicine Research Symposium

The CVM Research Symposium recognizes excellence in research across the college every year in the fall.

Who Can Submit a Research Poster?

  • Undergraduate students, graduate students, and post-doctoral students in the School of Molecular Biosciences, the Allen School, the Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience department, the Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology department, and the Veterinary Clinical Sciences department.
  • DVM students, residents, and interns in the Veterinary Clinical Sciences department and Veterinary Teaching Hospital.

Who Can Attend the Research Symposium?

Everyone is welcome. Faculty, staff, and students in the college and the greater WSU community are invited to attend the poster viewing.
For questions about giving, contact Lynne Haley, Senior Director of Development, at (509) 335-5021 or


2019 College of Veterinary Medicine Research Symposium:

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Location: Veterinary and Biomedical Research Building (VBRB)
Time: Public viewing of posters: 3:30-5:30 pm
Reception begins at 5:00 p.m. with heavy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. The program starts at 5:30 p.m. in Science Forum room 305.

  • Dean’s Outstanding Junior Faculty Research Award presentation
  • 2019 Zoetis Award for Veterinary Research Excellence
  • Faculty keynote address by the Zoetis Award recipient
  • Presentation of prizes for the poster competition
Poster competition prizes: Cash prizes will be awarded in five categories.
  • Undergraduate student
  • Graduate student
  • Postdoctoral researcher
  • DVM student and intern
  • DVM resident

Deadline for abstract and poster submissions : October 1, 2019



Poster dimensions: maximum of 4 feet x 4 feet
Abstract must be included in the upper left corner of the poster.


Thanks to the generosity of Zoetis, the College of Veterinary Medicine will host the
21st  CVM Research Symposium on October 24, 2019

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