Texas A&M Institute for Preclinical Studies (TIPS) was formally established by the Board of Regents on May 25, 2007 to serve the needs of academic researchers and industry. The Institute reports administratively to the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences within Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas.
The Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is one of the largest veterinary schools in the United States, having a wealth of expertise in all major veterinary medical specialties, animal husbandry, surgical and non-surgical interventional techniques, and advanced imaging and diagnostics. Texas A&M University has a longstanding reputation as a leader in higher education and research.
This direct association with the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences gives researchers the ability to pursue knowledge in a top research university, where cutting-edge technology and scientists at the head of their field can be accessed.