Staff and Faculty Q&A

Welcome Lipi Turner-Rahman, our new director of development

Israt (Lipi) Turner-Rahman is the new director of development in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Lipi comes to the college after holding a similar position at the WSU Libraries, where she worked for 28 years. In her new role, Lipi will focus on elevating the college’s undergraduate, research, and graduate programs.

Lipi Turner-Rahman

Meet the researchers: Dr. Caio Figueiredo

Dr. Caio Figueiredo joined the WSU College of Veterinary Medicine in 2203 as an assistant professor in the Veterinary Clinical Sciences department and Veterinary Medicine Extension. His research interests include understanding the mechanisms of uterine disease establishment and cure in dairy cows, developing alternative therapy for the treatment of metritis, and implementing precision technology in dairy operations, among others.

Dr. Caio Figueiredo on site with dairy cows in the background.