Achievements & Discoveries

There have been numerous contributions to research in animal health and welfare that have enhanced our knowledge of animal diseases throughout the history of OVC.
While we recognize that many faculty, staff and students have contributed significantly to our research enterprise throughout the years, we have focused only on major research achievements and discoveries based on the inclusion criteria listed below.
  • Internationally recognized, pioneering and/or paradigm-shifting research conducted at OVC.
  • Influential work/people whose research contributions have had significant impact on the Canadian veterinary profession.
  • "Firsts" and major research discoveries and/or developments.
This list organizes the achievements into categories based on four major areas of research strength notably Food Animal Health, Infectious Disease and Host-agent Response, Applied Clinical Science and Reproductive Biology and Biotechnology.

OVC Research Achievements