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Sheila Torres, DVM, MS, PhD, professor in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, recently received the Frank Král Award for Achievements in Veterinary Dermatology, which was given by the American Academy of Veterinary Dermatology during the North American Veterinary Dermatology Forum in Austin, Texas in April.
Marissa Milstein, ’18 DVM, PhD student, was out for a cathartic early winter hike with her dog, Miles, near Lake Elmo in November when two friendly German shepherds approached. “They played with my dog for a little bit and then ran off again. I never saw their owners,” says Milstein, who has hiked that area with her dog since she first started as a DVM student at the CVM.
Two students in the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine’s Comparative and Molecular Biosciences graduate program were awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship from the University of Minnesota Graduate School.
Sixteen graduate students who are working toward either their master’s or doctoral degree from the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM); the College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS); or the School of Public Health (SPH) at the University of Minnesota were recently awarded fellowships from Minnesota’s Discovery, Research, and InnoVation Economy (MnDRIVE) for the 2019-2020 school year.