March 15, 2011

Veterinary Community

posted March 1, 2011 CRWAD meeting dedicated to veterinary microbiologist Maheswaran Dr. Sam Maheswaran Some 500 people attended the 91st annual meeting of The Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases, Dec. 5-7, 2010, in Chicago. The meeting was dedicated to Dr. Sam Maheswaran, professor emeritus of microbiology at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine. After receiving his BVSc degree from the University of Ceylon in 1960, Dr. Maheswaran earned a doctorate from the University of Minnesota before accepting a postdoctoral fellowship with the Department of Microbiology at the University of Manitoba Medical School. His fellowship completed, Dr. Maheswaran joined the University of Minnesota faculty in 1969 to begin ...