WEEK OF 3/30/15-4/03/15
Monday, March 30
Michael Dryden, DVM, MS, PhD, presents, "Theory and Application of Modern Flea Control." Location: Coverdell Room S175. Time: 11 a.m. Dr. Dryden is a University Distinguished Professor of Veterinary Parasitology in the Department of Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology at Kansas State University.
Jose Bruzual, DVM, MAM, MS, ACPV, presents, "The Impact of Primary Breeders in Broilers." Location: PDRC Room 107. Time: 2:30 p.m. Dr. Bruzual is a Regional Techical Service Veterinarian with Aviagen- North and Latin America.
Tuesday, March 31
Wednesday, April 1
Emily-Joy Farah Samli presents a doctoral defense, "VacSIMTM: A Self-Assembling Immune Matrix That Enhances Vaccine Efficacy." Location: Coverdell Room S175. Time: 2 p.m. Ms. Samli is a doctoral student in Dr. Donald Harn's lab in Department of Infectious Diseases at the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine.
Thursday, April 2
Susan Fagan, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, presents, "Angiogenesis as a Target for Recovery After Stroke." Location: CVM Main Building, Room 311. Time: 2 p.m. Dr. Fagan is a an assistant dean at the UGA College of Pharmacy and an assistant dean at the Center for Pharmacy and Experimental Therapeutics at the Medical College of Georgia.
Friday, April 3
Zoetis Cattle Call
Zoetis invites applications for its 2015 Cattle Call research grant program, offering up to $150,000 in research funding.
About the 2015 Cattle Call Grant
Zoetis will award up to $150,000 in funding to North American researchers in animal health. Grants could range from $25,000 to $150,000 for one or multiple researchers. The committee seeks project proposals that will help develop new products and services in the cattle industry. Specifically, projects should offer insights into ways to:
Increase milk production, with approaches to stimulate mammary tissue growth, development, maturation or regeneration
Improve performance, with models to estimate how changes in rumen function and nutrient utilization affect average daily gain, feed conversion or milk production
How to Apply
The 2015 Cattle Call grant research program is open to applicants in the United States and Canada. For an application form or for more information, contact email@example.com. Applications will be accepted through April 30, 2015. Candidates will be notified of the research committee’s decisions by May 29, 2015.