VolunteerVet, Summer 2007
That's what Dr. Bob DeNovo, head of the Small Animal Clinical Sciences Department, says when sounds of heavy machinery interrupt meetings at the college. A generous donation from anonymous donors and the sale of bonds provided the approximately $9 million needed for the 32,000 square - foot...
VolunteerVet, Summer 2008
The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine (UTCVM) has celebrated the completion of its small animal teaching hospital expansion with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Construction on the $10 million, 32,000-square-foot expansion began during the winter of 2007. The expansion will...
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Pamphlets | Contributor(s): National Institute of Mental Health
PTSD is an anxiety disorder that some people get after seeing or living through a dangerous event. When in danger, it's natural to feel afraid. This fear triggers many split-second changes in the body to prepare to defend against the danger or to avoid it. This "fight-or-flight" response is a...