NVSS Schedule

You will be able to log in and access the sessions’ details on Monday August 2nd.

If you are registered for the Combined Degree Colloquium click here.

* All Times Eastern Standard Time

August 4th

Moderator: Yuko Sato, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACPV Assistant Professor at Iowa State University

11:30 am – 11:40 am
Welcome
Dean Dan Grooms at Iowa State University
Boehringer Ingelheim
AAVMC

11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Poster Session 1

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Keynote: Kathryn Marie Jones, DVM, PhD
“Addressing the Global Burden of Chagas Disease”

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Boehringer Ingelheim Networking Session
Leaning into Opportunities for Personal Development and Building your Network

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Poster Session 2

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Meet the Experts I – Breakout Sessions
Career advice from veterinarians

4:45 pm – 5:15 pm
Trivia Day One

August 5th

Moderator: Debora Brito Goulart, BVetMed, MSc PhD student at Iowa State University

11:30 am – 11:40 am
Welcome to Day 2

11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Poster Session 3

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Keynote: Jim Roth, DVM, MS, PhD, Diplomate ACVM
Infectious Disease Control through Research, Policy Development, and Education

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Awards Presentation
AVMA Excellence in Research Awards
Boehringer Ingelheim Veterinary Research Awards for Graduate Veterinarians and Veterinary Students

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Poster Session 4

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Meet the Experts II – Breakout Sessions
Which degree should I get?

4:45 pm – 5:15 pm
Trivia Day Two

August 6th

Moderator: Olufemi Fasina, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP Assistant Professor at Iowa State University

11:30 am – 11:40 am
Final Remarks

11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Poster Session 5

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Keynote: Liara Gonzalez, DVM, PhD, DAVS
Intestinal Regenerative Medicine: Targeting Key Stem Cells to Enhance Intestinal Viability

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Meet the Experts III – Breakout Sessions
Research Careers that focus on Companion Animals, Equines or Production Animals

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Poster Session 6

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Meet the Experts IV – Breakout Sessions
Research Careers that focus on Pathogens and Vaccine Development, Veterinary Epidemiology, or Diagnostic Pathology

Statement on COVID-19 

As we continue to navigate the ongoing pandemic and public health crisis, the health and safety of our community and stakeholders is of paramount concern. While the release of vaccines has marked a significant advance in this public health crisis, safety and health concerns around large gatherings will likely persist through the summer.