The Palmers, a couple, sit with their three dogs on a wall.

Two Decades of Dedication

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  Sharon Palmer attributes many things to the UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM): the care of her beloved pets, the opportunity to be part of the teaching of tomorrow’s veterinarians, and, on one fateful …

New Faculty Focus: Neil Christensen

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Studying cancer in dogs can help us learn how to treat cancer in people, says Neil Christensen about his work in the School of Veterinary Medicine. He enjoys experiencing small-town Wisconsin by motorcycle. “This is a beautiful state, especially once you get off the interstates.”

New Faculty Focus: Fernando J. Marqués

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Fernando J. Marqués enjoys not just caring for horses, but also riding them competitively. He spent 15 years as a veterinarian in Argentina before joining the School of Veterinary Medicine in large animal internal medicine. He is an accomplished show jumping rider and trainer.

New Faculty Focus: Amelia Munsterman

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Amelia Munsterman sums up her first campus visit in one word — cold. But she's found the faculty and staff in the School of Veterinary Medicine warm and welcoming. Among her specialties: a strong gastrointestinal suturing knot that has a "shady history."
Kim Sherman is shown sitting in exam room with eye exam equipment next to her.

Sherman Named WVTA Veterinary Technician of the Year

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Kim Sherman, a certified veterinary technician in the Ophthalmology service at UW Veterinary Care, has received the 2017 Veterinary Technician of the Year Award from the Wisconsin Veterinary Technician Association (WVTA). This prestigious award is presented …