September 01, 2014

 

 Phi Zeta presents research awards

​Posted Aug. 20, 2014

Phi Zeta, the international honor society of veterinary medicine, recently presented two awards for research manuscripts. Each award consists of a plaque and $1,000.

Dr. Kevin S. Donnelly (Missouri ‘10) received the 2014 Phi Zeta Research Award in the Basic Sciences category. The Pi chapter at the University of Missouri-Columbia submitted his winning manuscript, “Decorin-PEI nanoconstruct attenuates equine corneal fibroblast differentiation.” 

Dr. Jaime L. Tarigo (Georgia ‘02) received the 2014 Phi Zeta Research Award in the Clinical Sciences category. The Psi
chapter at North Carolina State University submitted her winning manuscript, “A novel candidate vaccine for cytauxzoonosis Inferred from comparative apicomplexan genomics.”