OSHR 3065 - Tour for the Cure: Animal Cancer Center (Perk Series Tour)

  • Noncredit
  • Fort Collins

This course is offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Colorado State University. You must be a member of Osher to enroll in this course.

CSU's Animal Cancer Center is the largest center of its kind in the world. It's the focal point for all university cancer-related activities and has evolved from the identification of cancers to their treatment and prevention. The facility sees more than 10,000 animals each year.

Its research in the treatment and prevention of cancer is supported by agencies like the National Cancer Institute, because of its significance for human health. Tour the new Center for Emergency and Critical Care inside the Veterinary Teaching Hospital. This 3,550 square feet addition allows CSU clinicians and veterinary students to care for more than 4,000 sick and injured pets each year.

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.