Purdue Veterinary COVID-19 Information
Friday, May 8th, 2020 - Official COVID-19 Information about Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue Veterinary Hospital, and Indiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory
ADDL Begins Limited Testing of Human COVID-19 Samples to Expand Indiana’s Testing Capacity
Friday, April 17th, 2020 - Purdue University is continuing to lend expertise and resources to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic by increasing Indiana’s testing capacity through the capabilities of the Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL) at the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine.
Purdue starts limited COVID-19 testing in diagnostic lab; goal to expand state’s capacity in serving patients
Friday, April 17th, 2020 - Purdue University is continuing to lend expertise and resources to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic through increasing Indiana’s testing capacity for the virus thanks to a partnership with the Indiana State Department of Health and Indiana hospitals.
COVID-19 Update – ADDL Continues Providing Services
Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 - COVID-19 Update – ADDL Continues Providing Services The Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL) at the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine and Heeke ADDL, located at the Southern Indiana Purdue Agricultural Center in Dubois, Ind., are committed to continue supporting veterinarians, animal owners and the agriculture industry, and protecting public health and the food supply. ...
Purdue Veterinary Hospital Updates Procedures in Response to COVID-19 Crisis
Thursday, March 19th, 2020 - In order to protect the health and safety of our clients, our staff, and our community, the Purdue Veterinary Hospital has had to make some difficult decisions resulting in new policies. The changes began taking effect as of Wednesday morning, March 18 and will be fully implemented by Friday, March 20. The Purdue Veterinary Hospital...
PVM Students Receive Awards at 2019 ACVP/ASCVP Annual Meeting
Friday, December 13th, 2019 - Purdue Veterinary Medicine was well represented at the 2019 Concurrent Annual Meeting of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) and the American Society for Veterinary Clinical Pathology (ASVCP), with a number of DVM and graduate students competing in award competitions.
New ADDL Leader Looks to Refine Processes and Identify Growth Opportunities
Tuesday, December 10th, 2019 - The Indiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL) is operating under the direction of a new leader, Dr. G. Kenitra Hendrix, clinical associate professor of veterinary diagnostic microbiology in the Department of Comparative Pathobiology. Dr. Hendrix is no stranger to the ADDL, having served as section head of the Bacteriology, Mycology, and Parasitology Laboratories and interim...
Faculty Feature Series on Promoted Faculty Shines Spotlight on Dr. Kenitra Hendrix
Friday, November 1st, 2019 - The Vet Gazette this week begins a series celebrating the talented faculty members who received promotions effective with the 2019-2020 academic year. This issue focuses on Dr. Kenitra Hendrix, who was promoted to clinical associate professor of veterinary diagnostic microbiology in the Department of Comparative Pathobiology.
Blue-green Algae Poisoning in Dogs and Livestock
Friday, August 16th, 2019 - The vast majority of algae growing in lakes and ponds represents a normal part of a healthy ecosystem and are harmless to animals. This summer, there have been reports of dogs and other animals sickened after exposure to rapid growth of thick, sometimes odiferous, blue green algae (cyanobacteria) in lakes and ponds in the U.S.