PEOPLE - Western University appoints new vet school dean:
Dr Phillip D Nelson has become dean of the veterinary college at the Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. He will succeed Dr Shirley Johnston. Dr Nelson was previously executive associate dean for preclinical programs at the veterinary college. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates and a diversity consultant for the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges.