Past Program Highlights

2015

UF Merial-NIH Veterinary Scholar Symposium Attendees

Pictured are: (back row) Ashley Coxen, Geoff Zahn, Jessica R , Katie Smith, Rachel Corlett; (front row): Amy Smith, Amy Thibault, Daniela Isaza, Shemi Benge

Pictured are: (back row) Ashley Coxen, Geoff Zahn, Jessica R , Katie Smith, Rachel Corlett; (front row): Amy Smith, Amy Thibault, Daniela Isaza, Shemi Benge

2015 UF Merial-NIH Veterinary Summer Scholars Presentation List

Geoff Zahn

Geoff Zahn presents his abstract as the winner of the 2015 Merial Veterinary Research Scholar Award.

Disney's Animal Kingdon trip.

2015 Veterinary Scholars on a field trip to Disney Animal Kingdom. Veterinarians at DAK spent the day showing our students how their research in nutrition, conservation, and other areas improve the health and welfare of wildlife worldwide.

2014

2014 UF Merial-NIH Veterinary Summer Scholars Presentation List

2014 Merial Scholars

UF’s 2014 Merial Scholars, shown at the Merial-NIH Veterinary Scholars Symposium, held at Cornell University July 31-Aug. 3. Left to right front row: Alec Sherman (Dr. Lewis-mentor), Maria Brandifino (Dr. Levy), Claire Page (Dr. Abbott), Jordyn Sthay (Dr. Wellehan), Jere Stern (Dr. Walden), Kathleen Maxwell (Dr. Brooks), Susan Westerterp (U. Utrecht, Dr. Sanchez)
Second row: Geof Zann (Dr. Kim), Jared Baum (Dr. Boston), Chris Alling (Dr. Rae), Laura Adkins (U Georgia, Dr. Crawford), Hannah Ferrall (Dr. Milner), Ashton Story (Dr. Milner), Kelly Nutt (Dr. Levy), Megan Stobel (Dr. Walsh), Robert Pringle (Dr. Tevosian), Dale Kelley (Dr. Galvao). Missing are Lauren Brown (Dr.Waltzek) and Valentina Henao (Dr. Johnson).

2013 Veterinary Scholars Program in the News

Here are a few stories that have appeared in the news featuring UF or other Merial Veterinary Scholars.

JAVMA news features Merial Veterinary Scholars

Cat Channel news features research involving UF Merial Scholar