Research News, Events & Conferences

Throughout the year, Penn Vet hosts seminars, conferences, symposiums, and speaker series, which serve as forums for academics to share the latest research approaches breakthroughs in a wide array of subjects.

Upcoming Events

Penn Vet Student Research Day 2015

When: Thursday, March 26, 2015
Time: 12 noon - 6 pm
Where: Hill Pavilion Lobby and Auditorium, 380 S. University Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Join Penn Vet students and faculty on Student Research Day to learn about the many, exciting research projects designed and conducted by our students. VMD and VMD/PhD students will present their research projects in oral and poster presentations representing a range of studies carried out in basic and clinical laboratories both at Penn Vet and campus-wide.

Keynote Address:“Opportunities for Advancement of One Health and the Role of Veterinary Medicine”

Class of 1966 Keynote Speaker: 
Dr. John Clifford, DVM, Chief Veterinary Officer for the USDA and the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Deputy Administrator for Veterinary Services

Dr. John R. Clifford is an American veterinarian. Since 1985 he has been with APHIS, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the United States Department of Agriculture, where he held various positions including USDA Chief Veterinary Officer. John Clifford received DVM and BS degrees in animal science from the University of Missouri and before joining APHIS he was a private veterinarian.

Plus... "Dinosaurs Large and Small"

  • Dean Joan Hendricks interviews Dr. Peter Dodson

There is no registration fee however you must register to attend.


Penn Vet Seminar Programs
Seminar Series  Contact
Animal Biology Seminar Series (ABSS) Colleen McEntee
The Mari Lowe Center for Comparative Onocology Seminar Series Colleen McEntee
Parasitology Seminar Series Robert Greenberg
Pathobiology Department Seminar Series Sarah Hughes