Veterinary Preventive Medicine

Year of Inception:1989
Bifurcation of department into clinical and preventive medicine: 1999


Photograph Name Tenure
Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Abdul Samad 1989 – 1991
Dr. M.S.Ali 1991 – 1997
Dr. L.G.Anantwar 1997 – 1998
Preventive Veterinary Medicine
Dr. A. U. Bhikane 1999 – 2006
Dr K B Awaz 2006  – till date


Dr. K. B. Awaz

Dr Suresh Samadhan Ghoke

Teaching programmes

Undergraduate Courses of  B.V.Sc. & A.H as per VCI norms

Departmental Research

Agency projects

Sr.No. Title of the respective Project Date/ Year of completion Co-PI Sponsored By Funds Generated
1 Effect of methochelated Bestamin Gold on health status, production and reproduction parameter in buffaloes 2008 K B Awaz Vetcare Pharmaceuticals, Banglore Rs. 20,000+(Mineral mixture worth Rs. 5000/-)
2 Efficacy of herbo-mineral formulation (pre-mast) in prevention and treatment of subclinical mastitis in crossbred cows. 2009 K B Awaz,                S S Ghoke Rakesh Pharmaceuticals, Kalol, Gandhinagar, (North Gujarat) Rs.30,000+(Drugs worth Rs.10,800)
3 Therapeutic Efficacy of Polyhexamethyleneguanidine as an intrauterine infusion for treatment of reproductive disorders in bovines 2011 S S Ghoke Bios Agricorp,Mumbai Rs. 1.5 Lakhs
4 Efficacy of polyherbal spray (vetomax) against dermatomycosis in cattle. 2013 K B Awaz,              S.S. Ghoke Rakesh Pharmaceuticals, Kalol, Gandhinagar, (North Gujarat) Rs.50,000/- + (Drug worthRs. 20, 000/-)

Departmental Projects

  • Retrospective analysis of medicinal cases presented to TVCSC, COVAS, Udgir
  • Prevalence of endoparasitic infection in captive herbivore and carnivore of Siddharth  Zoo, Aurangabad
  • Prevalence of bovine Tuberculosis in Udgir tehsil
  • Prevalence and control of Sub Clinical Mastitis in crossbred cows
  • Prevalence and control of Sub Clinical Mastitis in Deoni cows
  • Behavioural study of captive felids of Siddharth Zoo of Aurangabad
  • Prevalence of Johnes Disease in bovines of Udgir tehsil
  • Clinical assessment and treatment schedule of hepatitis in cattle
  • Therapeutic efficacy of buffered phosphorous solution in clinical management of phosphorous deficiency haemoglobinuria in buffaloes
  • Therapeutic efficacy of Eprinomectin pour on solution for control of tics in bovines


  • Diagnostic services- blood, milk, rumen fluid, KFT, LFT, serum mineral analysis, faecal examination, skin scraping examination.
  • Investigation of outbreaks
  • Telephonic  & personal consultancy services
  • Guidance to farmers/LDOs/LSS in trainings/seminars/workshops/rallies.