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Why a one-size-fits-all approach doesn’t work for pet insuranceAccording to the North American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA), the combined gross premium of the pet health insurance sector in the U.S. and Canada rose 24 percent from $1.15 billion in 2017 to $1.42 billion by the end of 2018.
Students participate in a yearlong veterinary innovation competition
March 28, 2019Three teams of veterinary students were awarded a total of $17,500 from VetPrep’s third annual live finale of The IDEA, a veterinary student innovation competition. The yearlong competition was hosted by VetPrep in partnership with Merck Animal Health and was also supported by the Veterinary Innovation Council (VIC) from Texas A&M and Hill’s Science Diet. The IDEA was created to provide veterinary students the opportunity to bring their ideas to life. “We created The IDEA …
Texas A&M and Cornell team up for AMR research
June 25, 2018Texas A&M and Cornell universities are working together to advance the research of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in veterinary medical education and streamline communications for underrepresented students in the field, reports Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM). Funded by a $300,000 federal grant from the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture, researchers from both institutions will work in tandem to develop and study …
Texas A&M vet medical center names academic coordinator
June 16, 2016Dan Posey, DVM, Dipl. ABVP (beef cattle), of Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM), has been named academic coordinator for the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Center (TVMC). The change in position means that Dr. Posey will now be at West Texas A&M University.