Drs. James Brandt (OKL '64), Edwin Fisher (OKL '63), and Robert Fulton (OKL '66) recently received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Association.
Dr. Brandt practiced small animal medicine at the Brandt Veterinary Clinic in Nokomis, Fla., and at Venice Pines Veterinary Clinic in Venice, Fla.. He is a past president of the AVMA, Florida VMA, and Southwest Florida VMA. Dr. Brandt also has been active with the Sarasota County Animal Welfare Committee, American Animal Hospital Association, and numerous civic organizations.
Dr. Fisher practices veterinary medicine in Winfield, Kan., where he has worked since he became a partner in a mixed practice in 1965. He is active with the Cowley County Livestock Association and community groups. He is a member of the Dean's Development Associates at the Oklahoma State veterinary college, and he served as the first president of the alumni association.
Dr. Fulton is a professor in the Department of Pathobiology at the Oklahoma State veterinary college. His research focuses on bovine viruses, particularly bovine viral diarrhea virus. Previously, he was a professor at Louisiana State University. He also served as a captain in the Veterinary Corps of the U.S. Air Force. Dr. Fulton is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists.