Health, Research, and Medicine
Stanley L. Adler Research Endowment Fund
Affective MindBrain Research Fund
Contributions to this fund shall be used to support research on brain emotional systems as they relate to the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of depression conducted in the College of Veterinary Medicine's Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN).
AFLAC Memorial Feline Cardiology Endowment Fund
Aflac's memorial page can be found here.
Marvel Shields Autzen Fund
Avian Health Laboratory Endowment Fund
Bernice Gilman Baily & Joseph Baily Operations Endowment in Animal Well-Being Science
Funding supports the Center for the Study of Animal Well-Being.
Janet Beardsley-Blanco Endowment
Davis, Bill & Betty End for Basic & Applied Res in Immunology of Food & Companion Animals
This fund will provide financial support for the programs to further the understanding of the mechanisms regulating the development of protective immunity against pathogens and parasites and the development of new and improved vaccines in the Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology.
With the goal of expanding immunology research at WSU, Dr. Bill Davis has pledged an additional $100,000 to the fund as a matching gift. For every $20 you give, Dr. Davis will match $1 (up to $100,000). The goal is to reach $1 million to provide dedicated immunology research funds for researchers at WSU. More information about Dr. Davis and the match can be found here.
Victor Burke Memorial Endowment
Dr. Burke came to Washington State College in 1921 as an Assistant Professor of Bacteriology within the Botany Department. He became Professor of Bacteriology in 1924 and in 1925 was made Head of the Department of Bacteriology, a position he held for the following 22 years. The first Ph.D. degree granted by WSC was awarded to a student working under his direction. He strove to teach his students to think and to reason, as well as train them thoroughly in research methods.
Awarded to Graduate Students doing research in Medical Microbiology or to purchase specialized equipment to carry out such research.
Cardiology Research Fund
The cardiology service evaluates a variety of cardiopulmonary cases in multiple different species. These conditions include congenital cardiac malformations, acquired heart disease and pre-breeding screening for adult onset cardiomyopathies.
Marge Crowley Canine Cancer Research Endowment
Louise F. Holzer Darden Memorial Research Quasi-Endowment Fund in the College of Veterinary Medicine
Frances Edwards Memorial Research Fund
Elk Hoof Disease Research Fund
The principal of this fund shall be used to support the College of Veterinary Medicine's elk hoof disease research and outreach program.
Steven C. English Endowment
Equine Exercise Sciences and EIPH Research Fund
Equine Research Development Fund
Irwin Erickson Endowment
This endowment is to be used exclusively to enhance programs directly related to companion animal-human bond. Financial support of the People-Pet-Partnership is the primary purpose of the endowment.
R. Keith Farrell Fund
The distributions from this fund shall provide support for promising innovative projects involving professional or graduate veterinary students.
More information about Dr. Farrell can be found here.