Wes Watson Receives Veterinary Entomology Award

The Lifetime Achievement Award in Veterinary Entomology was presented to Dr. Wes Watson of North Carolina State University at the 57th Annual Livestock Insect Workers Conference in Nebraska City, Nebraska, June 25th, 2013. 

The Lifetime Achievement Award is sponsored by Bayer Animal Health and recognizes a scientist for outstanding contributions to animal health and productivity. 

Dr. Watson’s career and accomplishments were cited by his colleagues in their nomination, highlighting the breadth of his work with pests of essentially every animal agricultural system. 

Dr. Watson currently serves as Vice President of the Medical, Urban, and Veterinary Entomology Section of the Entomological Society of America.