CVER News Archive

Jun 22 2009 - 11:05am


It has been a busy year for PhD student Kimberley MacDonald.

Jun 22 2009 - 11:02am


CVER and Maritime Quality Milk would like to officially welcome Dr. Marguerite Cameron, one of our newest graduate students at the Atlantic Veterinary College. 

Jun 18 2009 - 1:41pm

Marit LystadMarit LystadMarit Lystad,  a PhD student from Oslo, Norway will be working in Health Management at the AVC starting June 22nd until July 3rd.

Jun 16 2009 - 2:42pm

Epi-on-the-Island 2009 is currently underway at UPEI.

Jun 16 2009 - 2:38pm

It is with great sadness that CVER will be saying goodbye to our epidemiology technician, Jon Smith in early August.

Jun 16 2009 - 1:14pm

On June 12th, Maritime Quality Milk of the Atlantic Veterinary College successfully completed the 2009 Johne's Disease Milk ELISA Proficiency Test. 

May 25 2009 - 9:28am

Dr. Ian Dohoo, the Director of CVER has recently been appointed to the Council of Canadian Academies Expert Panel on Risk Assessment in Animal Health.

May 25 2009 - 7:41am

CVER would like to congratulate grad student Kim MacDonald and her husband Tom on the birth of a healthy baby boy- Aaron Ryan, 5.5 lbs over the weekend. 

May 14 2009 - 2:18pm

CVER grad student, Raphael Vanderstichel's abstract for the 12th International Symposium on Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics has been selected as one of the top 10 papers submitted.

May 7 2009 - 2:41pm

Colleen Walton, a new grad student at the Atlantic Veterinary College, recently received an AVC graduate student scholarship worth $31,000.

May 5 2009 - 11:15am

CVER's research programs have continued to grow and expand, and although it is impossible to capture them all, we have highlighted several new research activities spearheaded by CVER members.

May 5 2009 - 10:00am

Congratulations to Dr. J. McClure who was recently promoted to full Professor by the UPEI Board of Governors.

May 5 2009 - 9:36am

Elmabrok Masaoud recently defended his PhD thesis titled: Hierarchical statistical models for discrete repeated measures data in veterinary science.

May 4 2009 - 10:55am

Dr. Jeff Davidson is the recepient of the Pfizer Award for Research Excellence for 2009.

May 4 2009 - 10:48am

Dr. Larry Hammell of CVER and Aquatic Health Sciences was recently awarded the 2008-2009 Merit Award for Scholarly Achievement.

May 4 2009 - 10:43am

Congratulations to Ahmed El Moslemany who successfully completed his Ph.D in February of 2009.

May 4 2009 - 10:16am

The Atlantic Veterinary College will be saying good bye to Dr. Aboubakar Mounchili in late spring 2009. 

Apr 27 2009 - 8:11am

The Canadian FoodInspection Agency (CFIA), and the Atlantic Veterinary College at the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) today announced a $1.2 million partnership to enhance animal health expertise in Canada. 

Apr 27 2009 - 8:06am

Charlottetown, PE--The University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) is proud to learn that it has successfully entered Phase 2 of a national competition for funding under the newly created Canada Excellence Research Chairs program.

Apr 7 2009 - 2:12pm

Attention CVER members!!

Apr 6 2009 - 7:44am

Dr. Kristen Reyher of CVER has been awarded a prestigious NSERC Canada Graduate Scholarship in support of her graduate program.

Mar 23 2009 - 10:06am

The 8th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Animal Health Laboratorians Network (CAHLN)  / Reseau canadien des travailleurs de sante animale (RCTLSA) will be held at the Atlantic Veterinary College in Charlottetown, PEI from June 7-10, 2009.

Mar 2 2009 - 11:11am

Annie Wagener, Nicole Lewis, and Raphael Vanderstichel of CVER will be judges at the Montague Regional High school Science Fair on March 9th, 2009. 

Mar 2 2009 - 9:21am

Kim MacDonald together with Greg Keefe and J. McClure recently received $10,000 funding from the AVC research fund for their proposed work with antimicrobial sensitivity testing of mastitis isolates.

Feb 3 2009 - 11:35am
Louis FergusonLouis FergusonLouis Ferguson joined the Shellfish Research Group at AVC in September, 2008 as an MSc candidate in the Department of Health Management under the supervision of Dr. Jeff Davidson.
Feb 3 2009 - 11:28am

The Atlantic Veterinary College’s Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences received $2.5 million in research and development funding during recent Atlantic Innovation Fund (AIF) announcements in New Brunswick.
Jan 15 2009 - 1:57pm

Glen DuizerGlen DuizerDr. Glen Duizer (AVC 1995) has recently joined CVER as a graduate student in epidemiology.

Jan 13 2009 - 1:24pm

 On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009, Ahmed Elsmoslemany will be defending his dissertation in the AVC lecture theatre “A” from 8:30-9:30 AM. 

Jan 8 2009 - 10:59am

MQM is proud to announce that it has signed agreements with the NB, NS and PEI dairy industries to provide an online graphing service for the presentation of quality and component data to dairy pro

Dec 16 2008 - 12:20pm

Signe Andersen with SallySigne Andersen with SallyThere were several awards given out by the PEIVMA for Animal Health Week which ran from October 5-11, 2008.