Continuing Education

2024 Bustad lecture: Dr Phyllis Erdman recap

Phyllis Erdman was the 2024 distinguished lecturer of the 2024 Bustad Lecture.  Her talk was on the human-animal bond’s role in veterinary education. If you were unable to attend the event, you can watch her talk and see the powerpoint presentation here. The Bustad Lecture is an annual honor of late veterinarian and longtime WSU College […]

Phyllis Erdman

WSU human-animal bond researcher and counselor to give 2024 Bustad Lecture

Phyllis Erdman will discuss the human-animal bond’s role in veterinary education as the distinguished lecturer of the 2024 Bustad Lecture at 5 p.m. Friday, March 22, in room 1002 of the Animal Disease Biotechnology Facility building on the Washington State University Pullman campus

Phyllis Erdman

2022 Bustad Lecture: Dr. Megan Kiely Mueller

Megan Kiely Mueller, a psychologist at Tufts University, broke down the complexities behind human-animal interaction research Friday, March 25, 2022 at the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine Distinguished Bustad Lecture. Dr. Mueller’s research, which focuses on whether human‑animal interaction can support youth with social anxiety and help children thrive, looks to understand when […]

Dr. Megan Mueller teaching in March 2022, at the College of Veterinary Medicine.