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Duncan Lascelles receives a clock commemorating his appointment as a distinguished professor from CVM Dean Kate Meurs.

Jun 13, 2022

Lascelles Named DuBose Distinguished Professor

Duncan Lascelles, professor of translational pain research and management in the College of Veterinary Medicine, has been named to the Dr. J. McNeely and Lynne K. DuBose Distinguished Professorship in Musculoskeletal Health. The professorship was made possible by a $1 million gift from the Duboses that was matched by $500,000 from the Distinguished Professors Endowment Trust Fund. 

Susan Ward and Allen Cannedy

Jun 13, 2022

Outstanding Mobile Vet Service Earns Cannedy Coat of Excellence

Allen Cannedy, director of diversity and multicultural affairs at the College of Veterinary Medicine, was recently honored with a Coat of Excellence by Susan Ward, the college’s foundation board vice president, for his work as a large animal veterinarian. Cannedy, who will be stepping down from his role in the fall, is well known in the CVM community for his work as a mentor, recruiter, advisor and friend in service of inclusivity and equity. 

Dean Kate Meurs presents Pet Desk scholarship to the Class of 2022’s Kier Way.

Jun 7, 2022

Together Again at Last for the 38th Annual Awards Banquet

The College of Veterinary Medicine community recently assembled to celebrate a special tradition: its annual awards banquet at the Talley Student Union on NC State’s main campus. Among the awards bestowed at the event was the annual PetDesk Scholarship for Equity in Veterinary Medicine, given to Kier Way. 

The copper wolves of Wolf Plaza on a summer day.

Apr 19, 2022

A Community Effort

NC State Crowdfunding connects alumni, friends, family and community members with causes they are passionate about and helps our students, faculty and staff bring their ideas to life. 

Duncan Lascelles shaking "hands" with a dog

Apr 19, 2022

Groundbreaking Pain Researcher Duncan Lascelles Will Receive Distinguished Professorship

Internationally recognized expert Duncan Lascelles, professor of translational pain research and management at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, will be the recipient of the Dr. J. McNeely and Lynne K. DuBose Distinguished Professorship in Musculoskeletal Health. Lascelles’ groundbreaking research focuses on developing ways to measure the many dimensions impacted by pain in animals, as well as probing tissues from well-phenotyped animals with spontaneous disease to understand the neurobiology that drives the pain. 

Jeff and Paulina Thompson in the mountains

Apr 12, 2022

A Lasting Gift to Vet Med’s Unsung Heroes

Jeff and Paulina Thompson established the Your Chance Medical Oncology Resident Endowment to honor the care their golden retriever Chance received from NC State Veterinary Hospital’s residents and interns.  

CVM Day of Giving graphic

Apr 5, 2022

Generous Supporters Help Write the Next Chapter of Veterinary Medicine on Day of Giving

Thanks to the outpouring of generosity and support from our Veterinary Medicine community, NC State’s 2022 Day of Giving was a great success. In just 24 hours, College of Veterinary Medicine supporters gave more than $2.7 million to help further the college’s groundbreaking research, compassionate clinical care and world-class education for future veterinarians and researchers. 

A dog and Day of Giving lock-up

Mar 22, 2022

NC State’s Day of Giving 2022: How You Can Support the College of Veterinary Medicine

Together, we can write the next chapter on groundbreaking research, compassionate clinical care and world-class education at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine. 

Kate Meurs

Mar 22, 2022

NC State Names New Dean of College of Veterinary Medicine

Kate Meurs has been named dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine following a nationwide search. Her appointment becomes effective April 1, pending Board of Trustees approval. Meurs will be the first female dean of the college and the inaugural recipient of the Randall B. Terry Jr. College of Veterinary Medicine Endowed Dean’s Chair. Meurs takes the permanent position after serving as interim dean of the college since Jan. 18, following the departure of former dean Paul Lunn to become dean of the University of Liverpool School of Veterinary Science. 

Chatterbox the cat being held by a veterinary member

Feb 15, 2022

Chatterbox the Rescue Cat is Saved Again

Elisabetta Ferrero was eager to do as much as possible for Chatterbox, the cat she rescued from a construction site. That’s when Ferrero was told about the availability of assistance from the Petco Love grant at the NC State Veterinary Hospital, which covers up to 75% of the treatment costs for qualified clients and their companion animals.