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Veterinary Medicine


About the
Department

       
The Department of Medicine was established at U.P. College of
Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Mathura in 1950 (three years
after establishment of the college). The department started granting
M.V.Sc. degree in 1962 and Ph.D. degree in 1970. Besides teaching of
undergraduate and post graduate degree programs, department is providing
expert clinical services through Kothari Veterinary Hospital (TVCC) and
ambulatory clinical services in and around Mathura district.

Mandate

Improving animal health through better
diagnostic, therapeutic and control measures for diseases. In addition,
the department intends to impart quality graduate and post graduate
training through better research and dissemination of knowledge to animal
health specialists and dairy farmers at the field level.

Goals

  • Improve diagnosis and treatment of animals.
  • To conduct need based research for development of effective diagnosis,
    treatment and preventive measures against economically important
    diseases of livestock.
  • To provide quality education in veterinary medicine to undergraduate
    and postgraduate students.
  • Dissemination of research knowledge from laboratories to field animal
    health specialists and livestock farmers.

       
Students of B.V.Sc. & A.H, M.V.Sc. and PhD are taught thoroughly on
both theoretical and practical aspects of Veterinary Clinical Medicine:

  • Clinical aspects of diseases of different body systems of different
    species of  animals
  • Metabolic and deficiency diseases of animals
  • Animal welfare, ethics and jurisprudence
  • Zoo/wild and laboratory animal medicine

        Power
point lectures as well as updated practical manuals have been prepared by
the faculty for effective teaching of UG and PG students.

       
Department is actively engaged in research on need based economically
important diseases of farm and companion animals. Most of the research
activity is carried out via M.V.Sc and Ph.D students under able guidance
of department faculty members.
Thrust area research

  • Large Animal Medicine
  • Mastitis
  • Prevention of production diseases through metabolic profiling.
  • Transition cow management
  • Mineral Imbalances
  • Haemoprotozoan diseases
  • Small Animal Medicine
  • Dermatology, Cardiology, Nephrology
  • Parasitic diseases of dogs.
  • Therapeutic application of alternative medicinal approaches for animal
    disease management.

Faculty Members

Name

Designation Qualification Email Contact No. View
Dr.
Mukesh Srivastava
Assistant Professor PhD drmukeshvetmed@rediffmail.com +919639209737
Dr.Ashish
Srivastava
Assistant Professor MVSc ashishvetmed@gmail.com +919453660961
Dr.
Shanker K. Singh
Assistant Professor Ph D pshankervet@gmail.com +919897413042
Dr.
Arvind Tripathi
Assistant Professor MVSc arvindvet04@rediffmail.com +919412336092
Dr.
Alok Kumar Chaudhary
Assistant Professor MVSc dr.alokvet@gmail.com +918791188448

Diagnostic
and laboratory
facilities:
Department has well equipped laboratories for
graduate and post graduate teaching and research. Department also
tends to
provide routine diagnostic support to clinical cases presented to the
teaching
hospital (TVCC) of the university.

 Major
diagnostic facilities
available:
Routine hematology, Serum chemistry analysis, Urine
analysis, Milk analysis.

1-     
One
Clinical
Medicine Lab

2-     
One
Preventive
Medicine Lab

3-     
One
herd
health diagnostic lab

  • Expert clinical services at TVCC, of the University.
  • Treatment of animals at farmers door step in rural area through
    ambulatory clinical services and clinical camps.
  • Expert clinical services on request of forest department at lion
    safari Etawah and other zoos etc.
  • Disease outbreak investigation and clinical services on request of
    Animal Husbandry Department, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Training of Veterinary Officers on different aspect of Veterinary
    Clinical Medicine during various training programs organized by
    University.
  • Emergency clinical services after routine out patient department
    timing at TVCC of the University.
  • Need based lectures for the undergraduate students during their
    internship program for preparation of their JRF exams.
  • Basic animal husbandry and health management training of livestock
    extension officer, retired army personells and farmers.

Various prestigious awards has been received by faculty members of the
Department.