College of Veterinary Medicine

Animals play a vitally important role in biomedical research. Comparative and basic research conducted by veterinarians and other researchers in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University is helping to find the cure for numerous diseases affecting animals and humans. Similarly, CVM researchers are focused on improving public health.

New emerging diseases, zoonoses, and threats of bio- and agroterrorism have recently emerged as key societal issues. The college researchers are also active and successful in improving animal agriculture. They have made outstanding contributions in enhancing production, improving food systems, and ensuring safer food and environmental quality.