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Student American Veterinary Medical Association Awards Carolyn Henry Community Outreach Excellence Award

Henry is the facilitator for Mizzou Advantage's One Health/One Medicine initiative.

May 11, 2017

Vet and dog

The SAVMA Community Outreach Excellence Award went to Dr. Carolyn Henry (Auburn ‘90), associate dean for research and graduate studies at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. Henry has worked to advance collaborations in human and animal medicine at Mizzou. She holds the title of associate director of research at the Ellis Fischel Cancer Center and associate director of the Tom and Betty Scott Endowed Program in Veterinary Oncology. Plus, Dr. Henry is faculty adviser to the Students for One Health Club and sits on the veterinary college’s Graduate/Resident Training, Research, and Diversity committees.

Dr. Henry joined the faculty at Missouri in 1997 after stints in private practice, a residency in veterinary oncology at Auburn, and time on the veterinary faculty at Washington State University. In 2001, she received a dual appointment with the MU School of Medicine and veterinary college as professor of oncology.

She is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialty of Oncology.