VMCVM Alumni

2018 Alumni Awards

Alumni award winners Sharon L. Deem and Bom Spina Harris

The Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine has recognized two alumni with its 2018 distinguished alumni awards.

Sharon L. Deem (DVM '88), director for the Institute for Conservation Medicine at the Saint Louis Zoo, has been honored with the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recognizes alumni for their exemplary and sustained achievements in veterinary medicine and their positive impact.

Bom Spina Harris (DVM '08), owner of Old Dominion Veterinary Services in Ruther Glen, Virginia, has been honored with the 2018 Outstanding Recent Alumni Award. The award recognizes alumni who have distinguished themselves professionally or through service to the university.

Learn more about the 2018 alumni award winners.