Dr. Delbert J. (DJ) Krahwinkel ‘66

Dr. Delbert J. (DJ) Krahwinkel ‘66, a University of Tennessee professo in the College of Veterinary Medicine, was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association. During his more than 50-year career, Dr. Krahwinkel has published dozens of studies and papers and taught more than 2,000 students. Though retired from teaching, Dr. Krahwinkel still performs surgeries at TVMA and has been an active member of the AVMA. He has been an active participant and mentor for Christian Veterinary Fellowship, participating in more than 34 mission trips with students. Dr. Allan Holladay, left, who nominated Dr. Krahwinkel for the award, said that he may be “the most loved veterinarian in the state of Tennessee.”