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New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
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Clinical Care, Research, and Education During Crisis

Within the span of five days at the onset of the pandemic, Penn Vet needed to adapt and adjust quickly across all three school pillars.

Farm to Table in a Pandemic

From providing on-farm veterinary care and performing vital disease-preventing diagnostic services to assessing the impacts of COVID-related food shortages and household food security, the role of New Bolton Center’s large and food animal veterinarians has been essential to sustaining our food supply during the pandemic.

Fighting Another Public Health Crisis

In 2020, two public health crises – COVID-19 and racism — converged, laying bare the truth about inequity in the U.S. As a member of the Penn community, and a member of the veterinary profession, Penn Vet carries a significant responsibility in creating a more equitable path forward by addressing systemic racism and closely related educational, social, and economic inequities. 

Campaign Update: The Power of Penn Vet Transforms Clinical Care

In July, Penn Vet announced a $5 million leadership gift from Gail P. Riepe, CW’68, and Jim Riepe, W’65, WG’67, HON’10. The gift is the largest of its kind to New Bolton Center and will be used to build a new clinical skills center on the Kennett Square campus.

In the Office with Dr. Shelley Rankin

Get to know Professor of Microbiology and Head of Diagnostic Services Shelley Rankin.