|Dr. David Panciera Named Oklahoma State Veterinary Center 2013 Distinguished Alumnus|
(Stillwater, Okla., October 23, 2013) – Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences announced the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients. Drs. K. Shawn Blood, Stanley D. Kosanke, and David Panciera.
David Panciera, DVM, of Blacksburg, Va., graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Oklahoma State University in 1982. He is currently the Anne Hunter Professor of Small Animal Medicine in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. He has received awards for clinical teaching, including the Bayer Animal Health Faculty Recognition Award in 2006 and 2010.
Panciera obtained more than $650,000 in research grants with an emphasis on clinical endocrinology. He has more than 90 publications in peer-reviewed journals, authored a textbook on small animal endocrinology and served as a reviewer for numerous national and international professional publications including the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine and the Canadian Veterinary Journal.
Panciera will be honored at a luncheon to be held at 11:30 a.m., on Nov. 8, 2013, at the Holiday Inn, 715 S. Country Club Road, Stillwater, OK (W. 6th Street/Hwy 51). Tickets may be purchased at $30/person at www.cvhs.okstate.edu/conference or by calling (405) 744-7672.
Oklahoma State University is a modern land-grant university. OSU's Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is the only veterinary college in Oklahoma. One of 28 veterinary colleges in the United States, it is fully accredited by the Council on Education of the American Veterinary Medical Association. The center's Boren Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is open to the public and provides routine and specialized care for small and large animals. It also offers 24-hour emergency care and is certified by the American Animal Hospital Association. OSU is preparing students for a brighter future and building a brighter world for all. OSU improves the lives of people in Oklahoma, the nation, and the world through integrated, high quality teaching, research and outreach. For more information, visit www.cvhs.okstate.edu or call (405) 744-7000.