School of Veterinary Medicine




Penn Vet trains exceptional clinicians and researchers who are constantly advancing best practices and elevating the profession’s role in solving global challenges. This is a result of a deeply integrative approach to education, world-class clinical care and research. Penn Vet will continue pushing boundaries in treating and curing disease, safeguarding millions through food safety and translating research to human health. The Power of Penn Vet accelerates this impact. The Campaign will transform academic programs, offer more dual-degree opportunities and enable facilities that add clinical and research capacity.

CAMPAIGN GOAL: $130,000,000


Campaign Priorities

  • A Veterinary Trauma Center in Ryan Hospital, an Advanced Imaging and Translational Center at New Bolton and a future home for the Penn Vet Cancer Center.
  • Enhance student opportunities through increased scholarships and develop outstanding clinical skills through advanced learning at the new Clinical Skills Laboratory and the Student Simulation and Skills Learning Center at New Bolton.
  • Advance “One Health” scholarship through translational research at The Penn Vet Cancer Center and the establishment of Penn Vet research fellowships.

Campaign Leadership

Richard Lichter
Co-Chair, School of Veterinary Medicine Campaign

Gail Petty Riepe, CW’68 PAR’98
Co-Chair, School of Veterinary Medicine Campaign

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Wylie Thomas
Associate Vice President for Development, School and Center Programs

(215) 898-3878

Investments in Penn Vet lead directly to breakthrough treatments that benefit the health and well-being of animals and humans alike and help us create the programs and practitioners that will advance the profession.”Andrew M. Hoffman, GILBERT S. KAHN DEAN OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

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