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Faculty & Staff Honors

Iowa: Faculty Recognized for Excellence in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health

University of Iowa School of Public Health professor emeritus Dr. Kelley Donham was awarded the 2019 Karl F. Meyer–James H. Steele Gold-Headed Cane Award at the annual meeting of the American Veterinary Epidemiology Society.

The award, sponsored by the Hartz Mountain Corporation, recognizes career accomplishments and contributions to veterinary epidemiology, public health, and One Health.

Dr. Donham, an international leader in the agricultural medicine field, served on the faculty of the University of Iowa Department of Occupational and Environmental Health for 40 years. He was the founding director of Iowa’s Center for Agricultural Safety and Health (I-CASH). A diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Dr. Donham co-authored “Agricultural Medicine: Rural Occupational and Environmental Health, Safety, and Prevention.”

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