Pdi Fortin Casey Award 2018

At the recent annual meeting of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists in Washington, DC, Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine was well-represented by its pathology trainees and new faculty.

Veterinary students Anna Gates, Amber Olson, and Ashleigh Shoemaker as well as third-year resident, Dr. Wallaya (Lek) Manatchaiworakul, presented posters. Dr. Leah Stein presented not one, but two Mystery Slide cases (neuropathology and neuromuscular pathology) as well as a platform talk. Dr. Steven Hsu had one Mystery Slide case and Dr. Raisa Glabman made a platform presentation. Dr. Erica Corda provided a case for the ASVCP Mystery slide session. Dr. Colleen Monahan won this year’s CL Davis-Thompson trainee award for MSU. One of our newest PDI faculty members, Dr. Jessica Fortin, was the 2018 winner of the ACVP Casey Award, intended to recognize and reward outstanding individuals training in pathology and striving to achieve ACVP certification.