Our Summer Scholars Students and Mentors

Twenty students are participating in the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Summer Scholars Program, an introduction to biomedical research through research-driven activities.

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As one of only 33 veterinary schools in the U.S., the vision of LSU Vet Med is to improve and protect the lives of animals and people through superior education, innovative research, and compassionate care.

Dean Oliver Garden and Dr. Heidi Banse

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Veterinary Teaching Hospital

We care for an array of species and see approximately 20,000 cases each year. We offer specialty services as well as primary care. Our comprehensive care allows us to treat a variety of illness and injuries. We are open 24/7, 365 to provide care for your animal.

MS/PhD commencment

Congratulations to our MS and PhD graduates

LSU Vet Med conferred eight advanced degrees on May 20, 2022.

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Awards and Honors Ceremony

$230,000 in Scholarships and Awards

LSU Vet Med gave out more than $230,000 in awards and scholarships. 

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Bettering lives through education, public service, and discovery


Improving and protecting the lives of animals and people through superior education, transformational research, and compassionate care


Integrity. Compassion. Innovation.