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Agricultural health and safety center celebrates 30 years of impact and collaboration
The center has held continuous funding from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, a branch of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, throughout its 30 years of work. After initial funding in 1991, they have successfully competed for and been awarded additional funding six times, most recently in 2022. The center’s research support to date is more than $28.5 million dollars, with an additional $7.8 million in the next five years.
Guest column: CVMBS dean offers advice to students, community to kick off academic year
“Go on adventures. Find a little bit of joy every single day!” -Dr. Sue VandeWoude, incoming dean of the CSU College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
AVMA: Dr. Mike Nolan named recipient of 2022 AVMF/EveryCat Health Foundation Research Award
Dr. Nolan, who earned a PhD in radiation and cancer biology at Colorado State University and is board certified in radiation oncology from the American College of Veterinary Radiology, has dedicated much of his work to the treatment of feline cancer.