The Ryan Hospital at the School of Veterinary Medicine is cited as “one of the best veterinary hospitals in the country.”
School of Veterinary Medicine
On Saturday, April 21 the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet) will host a free, open-to-the-public lecture called “Feline Behavior: Understanding Your Cat’s Language,” at Penn Vet in Philadelphia, PA. Beginning at 10:00 AM, Dr. Carlo Siracusa, lecturer of behavior at Penn Vet, will talk about feline communication and preventing behavior problems, and environmental enrichment.
Who: Penn Vet, cat owners, interested members of the public.
PHILADELPHIA -- The University of Pennsylvania Libraries is co-hosting a series of events addressing a wide range of food-policy issues in the United States and around the world.
The Bodek Lecture Series, “American Pie: The Politics of Food in the 21st Century,” tackles issues such as global food security, sustainable agriculture and food waste in America.
The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine’s Ryan Hospital is once again participating in the National Service Dog Eye Exam sponsored by the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) and Merial.
PHILADELPHIA — Treatments for childhood cancers are increasingly successful with cure rates approaching 80%, but success often comes with a downside for the surviving men: the cancer treatments they received as boys can leave them sterile as adults.
PHILADELPHIA -- More than 90 percent of humans have antibodies to the Epstein Barr virus. Best known for causing mononucleosis, or “the kissing disease,” the virus has also been implicated in more serious conditions, including Hodgkin’s, non-Hodgkin’s and Burkitt’s lymphomas. Yet little is known about exactly how EBV triggers these diseases.
AKC Canine Health Foundation-funded Researcher Dr. Cindy Otto Receives AmericanFlag Flown in Afghanistan
Cindy Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine is acknowledged for her commitment to thehealth of working dogs.