Graduate student Nadia McLean hopes her research at WSU into the brain mechanisms that drive addiction will ultimately lead to new methods of combatting alcohol use disorder. Nadia is pursuing a doctorate in neuroscience in the Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience.
Jessica is interested in small animal emergency medicine, mobile medicine, cardiology, and neurology, and she decided to attend WSU because of the non-tracking curriculum, cost, and the importance the program places on balancing school, work, and personal life.
Brittni Huffman recently accepted a job at the very practice she worked as a licensed veterinary technician before and during veterinary school – North Cascade Veterinary Hospital in her hometown of Sedro Woolley, Washington.
The place Cassidy Freeman loves most on the WSU Pullman campus is the same place she has worked the past three years, right inside the Small Animal Intensive Care Unit in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital.
For more than a decade Dr. Allison Coffin has been leading research at WSU’s Vancouver campus with the goal of gaining a better understanding of the cellular mechanisms of hearing loss and developing drugs to prevent hearing damage.
All through high school, despite his dad’s advice, it was never Britt Dixon’s initial plan to be a veterinarian. As it would turn out, his dad was right. Last month Britt accepted an equine surgery and sports medicine internship at Texas Equine Hospital in Bryan, Texas.
Doctoral student Eric Winzenried’s research may one day lead to new ways of preventing and treating metabolic disorders like obesity. Working under the mentorship of Professor Suzanne Appleyard in the Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience, Eric is pursuing a PhD in neuroscience.
With interests in equine and ag animals, third-year veterinary student Jessica Horan is passionate about connecting with applicants who share similar passions. She is also excited about preparing students to enter the program, sharing her own experiences, and talking about all the program has to offer.