ISU Veterinary Researcher Develops New Reporting Process for Livestock Studies

AMES, Iowa – Producers and veterinarians are often asked to provide science-based rationale for recommendations that they make in livestock production. Often they turn to research found in scientific papers and studies from which to base those recommendations. But if the studies aren’t written in a clear and transparent manner, veterinarians and producers can find it difficult to understand the implications and limitations of the studies.

Acupuncture: It's not just for people!

Yesterday KCCI-TV reporter Angie Hunt traveled to the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center to interview Dr. Nyomi Galow-Kersch who is a certified veterinary acupuncturist. Angie watched while Talyn, an Iowa search-and-rescue dog, received an acupuncture treatment. Angie also talked to Talyn's owner Robin Habeger.

Read the story and see the television segment from KCCI

Research Workers Honor ISU Veterinarians


Several Iowa State University veterinarians were recently honored during the annual meeting of the Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases (CRWAD) held in December in Chicago, Ill. Established in 1920, the CRWAD is the leading organization for the most current research advances in animal diseases. At its annual meetings, research scientists from around the world present and discuss the most recent advances on subjects of interest to the CRWAD and of importance to the global livestock and companion animal industries.


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