Our news page features stories hot off the press!
QS 2023 Rankings by subject
Veterinary science and life sciences maintain a strong record in the QS World Rankings by Subject 2023.
SBOHVM Winners - MVLS Engagement Awards 2022
Tue, 21 Mar 2023 10:30:39 GMT
Congratulations to all of our entrants and winners at this year's awards
Microphones could help track disease risk in the wild
Our researchers have shown how sounds recorded by low-cost microphones could be used to help track infectious disease risks in the rainforest and in other rapidly changing landscapes.
Peter Meadows, March 1936 - January 2023
Mon, 23 Jan 2023 14:26:00 GMT
We are very sorry to share the sad news that Dr Peter Meadows has died, aged 86.
Brains of stranded dolphins show signs of Alzheimer's disease
The brains of three different species of stranded dolphins show classic markers of human Alzheimer’s disease.
Britvic Kindness & Leadership, 50 Leading Lights campaign 2022
Congratulations to Prof Dan Haydon who has been listed as a leading light for leadership with kindness.
Chilled Chords for Canines
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 09:48:00 BST
BBC2's The One Show features SBOHVM research into the calming effects of music on dogs...
IBAHCM Away Day 2022
Thu, 12 May 2022 20:07:00 BST
Dog rabies persists despite low virus prevalence
An important study from Professor Katie Hampton demonstrates that dog rabies continues to persist despite low prevalence and attempts to combat the disease.
We're on the road again...!
Thu, 14 Apr 2022 13:42:00 BST
So happy to announce the BAHCM AwayDay 2022 hybrid is on for April 21!
Dog phone and the dawn of the doggoverse
Thu, 07 Apr 2022 12:44:00 BST
Have you ever wondered what animal internet would look like?
ScotPEN Wellcome grant to raise awareness of ticks & tick-borne disease across Scotland
A £67k Scottish Public Engagement Network (Wellcome) grant will help to empower people to make informed decisions about accessing the outdoors.
Thar She blows!
Tue, 01 Mar 2022 14:25:00 GMT
How and why whales and other large animals wash up on the Scottish coastline, and how you can help
Biodiversity is facing the repayment of debts and credits
A new method suggests that past landscape changes can cast a shadow on future bird biodiversity.
British Ecological Society Honorary Membership for Professor Pat Monaghan
Thu, 14 Oct 2021 12:17:00 BST
IBAHCM is delighted to announce that Pat Monaghan, Regius Professor of Zoology at the University of Glasgow, has been awarded with Honorary Membership to the British Ecological Society (BES) - the highest honour given by the society.
Dog vaccination essential for preventing rabies spread to humans and animals
New research led by IBAHCM in collaboration with Ifakara Health Institute and Imperial College London, shows how vaccination in dogs reduces the spread of rabies in humans and animals.
UofG part of global program to understand zoonotic viral disease ‘spill over’
The University of Glasgow is joining a global five-year program to understand and address threats posed by zoonotic viral diseases that can “spill over” from animals to humans, such as SARS-CoV-2, in an effort to reduce risk of infection, amplification, and spread.
Looking for Zoonotic needles in a viral haystack
IBAHCM & CVR team develops and validates machine learning models that ranks viruses by their ability to infect humans ("zoonotic potential") using only their genome sequence.
Exmoor Ponies at Cochno
Wed, 18 Aug 2021 14:49:00 BST
Mapping the Migration
Fri, 28 May 2021 11:20:00 BST
BAHCM Researchers join The Global Initiative on Ungulate Migration
Professor Pat Monaghan ERC Advanced Grant Award
Thu, 22 Apr 2021 13:06:00 BST
Great news as Professor Pat Monaghan is awarded another ERC Advanced Grant...
Naturally Speaking Podcast - 78
Thu, 08 Apr 2021 10:47:00 BST
They're back! It's the Naturally Speaking's first podcast of 2021...
Groundbreaking African Genomics Research published in Nature
Fri, 30 Oct 2020 11:09:00 GMT
Extensive study gives insights into human migration and health
Naturally Speaking COVID-19 Blog Series
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:07:00 BST
SEASONAL MIGRATIONS OF FISH ACROSS THE DEEP-SEA FLOOR
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:36:00 BST
International Women’s Day 2020
Tue, 10 Mar 2020 14:57:00 GMT
RSE Fellow Announcement for Dr Katie Hampson
Tue, 10 Mar 2020 14:51:00 GMT
The Royal Society of Edinburgh Announcement for Dr Katie Hampson
Naturally Speaking Blog Episode 78
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:40:00 GMT
The Erasmus exchange program: a French Masters student in Scotland
Dr Iain Glen, BVMS 1963, is awarded the RCVS Queen’s Medal
Mon, 15 Aug 2022 14:36:00 BST
Dr Mary Stewart awarded the RCVS Queen’s Medal
Mon, 15 Aug 2022 13:40:00 BST
Prof Markus Borner
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 11:41:00 GMT
A tribute to Prof Markus Borner, who sadly passed away on January 10, 2020...