2012 News archive

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December 2012
Veterinary Public Health Management Newsletter   View Summary
12 December 2012
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Canine cardiology: twin dogs get heart surgery   View Summary
7 December 2012
Canine cardioLittle Man and Hippo are fluffy Finnish Lapphund puppies who are cute, playful and dearly loved by their owner Cassandra Howard. However, the twin puppies have a serious heart condition that would most likely kill them within their first year of life if left untreated.
November 2012
University Veterinary Teaching Hospital hosts corporate volunteers   View Summary
20 November 2012
DeloitteA group of consultants from Deloitte are spending a day working with the University Veterinary Teaching Hospital to streamline IT systems.
Q fever: How common is it and how can we best prevent it?   View Summary
9 November 2012
Katrina BoswardResearch to inform vaccine policy for Australia and internationally
October 2012
Alumni Survey For Mentoring Programs   View Summary
25 October 2012
The Executive Committee of the Veterinary Science Alumni Association has prepared a survey for alumni on our Faculty mentoring programs.
August 2012
Marshall Edwards, 1928-2012   View Summary
16 August 2012
Marshall EdwardsPreventing bith defects is critical, and an important contributor to this was Marshall Edwards, dean of veterinary science at Sydney University.
July 2012
Bomber Command Memorial   View Summary
31 July 2012
Max BarryAlumnus Dr Max Barry OAM joined more than 6,000 veterans and the general public at the Bomber Command Ceremony in Green Park, London.
Sydney Science Forum: Sympathy for the Devil   View Summary
25 July 2012
Sympathy For The DevilHear what the future holds for the Tasmanian devil, on Wednesday 25 July.
Speaking for animals through science   View Summary
25 July 2012
Katherine Van EkertBallarat-based Young Alumni Award winner Dr Katherine van Eckert is calling on more veterinarians to take charge of animal welfare issues.
Veterinary Alumni on Honour Roll   View Summary
3 July 2012
Main QuadA record 73 alumni listed on the 2012 Queen's Birthday Honour Roll.
June 2012
Queen's Birthday Honours recognise President of Veterinary Science Alumni Association   View Summary
22 June 2012
Dr Garth McGilvrayDr Garth McGilvray awarded an AM
May 2012
The use of the whip in horse racing    View Summary
23 May 2012
Prof Paul McGreevyMcGreevy traces the history of animal welfare.
Veterinary Public Health Management Newsletter   View Summary
9 May 2012
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Mapping the renowned abilities of Australia's working dogs   View Summary
8 May 2012
WallyA world-first research project
The Round House recognised as part of Australia's heritage   View Summary
4 May 2012
the round houseDesigned in 1920 by Prof Leslie Wilkinson.
Influence of weather on spread of horse flu.   View Summary
3 May 2012
Dr Navneet DhandResearch by the Faculty of Veterinary Science.
April 2012
Remembering Dr Kenneth Adie Ferguson, 1921-2011   View Summary
19 April 2012
Ken FergusonKen Ferguson instrumental in key scientific discoveries.
Groundbreaking technology for surgical desexing skills   View Summary
12 April 2012
A/Prof Max ZuberSoft-tissue surgery on small animals
March 2012
Animal Science Forum - Current Trends in Poultry Nutrition   View Summary
27 March 2012
William-DozierKey Note Speaker-Prof William Dozier
Cage or free range hens?   View Summary
23 March 2012
Dr Jeff DowningCage or free range hens
Study reveals unacceptable use of whips in racing   View Summary
21 March 2012
Professor Paul McGreevy and the horseResearch on inability to police whip rules.
February 2012
Veterinary Science Alumni Awards 2012-Call for nominations   View Summary
13 February 2012
nominations Veterinary Science Alumni Awards
Launch of the Veterinary Science Alumni Association and AGM   View Summary
13 February 2012
Launch of the Veterinary Science Alumni Association and AGM
Canberra Alumni Cocktail Reception   View Summary
13 February 2012
Canberra Alumni Cocktail
9 February 2012