Jennifer Fiala

Jennifer Fiala is a former senior editor of DVM Newsmagazine.


Hazardous therapy

NATIONAL REPORT - Brett Cordes, DVM, turned 35 when he felt the lump in his neck.

Pew industrial farm report

Washington - A report exploring big agriculture's impact on the environment, animal welfare and human health is encountering strong criticism from a faction of leaders in veterinary medicine.

Deadly bacterium strikes shelter dogs

Davis, Calif. - A bacterium common among horses kills infected shelter dogs at an alarming rate, researchers say, prompting an alert to clinical practitioners who encounter densely housed animals.

AVMA Oks $1 million for strategic plan

Schaumburg, Ill. - American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) leaders want to tap the group's invested reserves to support up to $1 million in future programs that guide and promote the profession.