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Departments & Units

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Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience  

Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN)

Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience has responsibility for the anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and neuroscience courses taught in the veterinary curriculum and is home to the undergraduate and graduate neuroscience programs.

Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

The Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health is the newest addition to the College of Veterinary Medicine. Building on the strengths of the Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology infectious disease program, researchers in the school are developing innovative strategies for the treatment and control of infectious diseases that directly affect human health and economic development, making WSU a leader in solving the global health challenge.


School of Molecular Biosciences 

School of Molecular Biosciences (SMB)

Washington State University's School of Molecular Biosciences became an academic unit within the College of Veterinary Medicine effective July 1, 2010. SMB formerly was within the WSU College of Sciences and is the recipient of the most National Institutes of Health funding in the WSU system. The Center for Reproductive Biology became an academic unit within the College of Veterinary Medicine effective July 1, 2010. The Center for Reproductive Biology is an inter-institutional program involving 16 departments and seven colleges at Washington State University and the University of Idaho.

Veterinary Clinical Sciences 

Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS)

Veterinary Clinical Sciences includes the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Veterinary Clinical Sciences is responsible for teaching the majority of the third and fourth year professional curriculum and is home to the clinical training programs for intern and residents. The department teaches clinical subjects such as medicine, surgery, and radiology.

Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology 

Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology (VMP)

Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology provides core instruction in the veterinary curriculum in bacteriology, immunology, parasitology, pathology, public health, and virology and provides diagnostic services through the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory.

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