Alumni Highlights

Alumni talking to each other during the Animal Health Hackathon


January 2020

Encore Vet Group signs on as first corporate partner with the Center for Veterinary Business and Entrepreneurship

Lynn Pezzanite, D.V.M. ’14, named 2019 AAEP Past Presidents’ Research Fellow


November 2019

Mitchell Kornet ’76, D.V.M. ’79, wins the 2019 Frank H.T. Rhodes Exemplary Alumni Service Award

Merck Animal Health honors Chuck Guard, D.V.M. ’80, as Mentor of the Year


August 2019

Historic milestones for both alumni and CVM celebrated at this year’s Reunion

In the business of veterinary medicine: How Jorge Colón ’92, D.V.M. ’95, makes the profession work for him

Elia Colón-Mallah ’88, D.V.M. ’92, teaches next generation of veterinary technicians


April 2019

Historic investiture of alumna Lisa Freeman ’81, M.S. ’86, D.V.M. ’86, as first female president of Northern Illinois University

Alumna Liz Dole ’82, D.V.M. ’86, in agility finals at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Historical hijinks from college prankster F.H. Fox

Barbara Mix, D.V.M. ’82, receives New York State Hometown Alumni Award


January 2019

Saddles and scholarship: Two Cornell polo alumni receive lifetime achievement awards in equine reproduction

R. Reed Stevens ’85, D.V.M. ’00, opens low-cost clinic in Buffalo

Frank Garry ’77, D.V.M. ’81, featured on cover of Bovine Veterinarian Magazine


November 2018

Lisa Freeman, D.V.M. ’86, named first female president of Northern Illinois University

Alumnae-developed toolkit provides resources for veterinarians to battle pet obesity trend

John Gallagher ’95, D.V.M. ’00, and Meredith Re ’00, D.V.M. ’04, take their practice on the road

Alumni weigh the choice to stay small or join the giants


August 2018

Earnest and hardworking: N. Bruce Haynes, D.V.M. ’52, earns posthumous Salmon Award

G. Sylvester Price, D.V.M. ’84, finds niche in pharmaceutical research

A science-minded clinician: Lauren Griggs, D.V.M.’16

University of Florida veterinary medical college names Cornell Vet alumnus new chair of small animal clinical sciences department


April 2018

Andrew Hoffman DVM ’85 named dean of Penn Vet


February 2018

A compassionate career: Jody Sandler DVM ’88 shares how he founded a non-profit to help children with autism


December 2017

“It’s been everything I wanted and more”: Recent alumna becomes neighborhood GP

College alumnae lead the way in pet obesity research for AVMA Future Leaders Program


August 2017

Congratulations to our co-recipients of the 2017 Salmon Award for Distinguished Alumni Service!


April 2017

Dr. Danielle Buttke ’10 named AAAS Public Engagement Fellow

Dr. Mark Helfat ’77: From dairy parlors to DC

Dr. Joseph Mankowski ’83: A ride-along into research