Call for Abstracts – Research Topics Session

Plans are underway for the 44th annual meeting of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), to take place in San Diego, California on March 2-5, 2013. As part of the meeting, there will be a session highlighting research projects related to swine health and production. Abstracts are now being accepted for potential presentation during the Research Topics session.

Those interested in making a 15-minute oral presentation should submit a one-page abstract on applied research related to swine health and production issues (virology, bacteriology, parasitology, environment, food safety, odor, welfare, etc.) to:

The American Association of Swine Veterinarians
830 26th Street
Perry, IA  50220 USA
Fax:      (515) 465-3832

Please include the presenting author’s name, mailing address, phone and fax numbers, and e-mail address with each submission. Submissions may be emailed, faxed, or mailed to arrive in the AASV office by August 15, 2012.

Authors of abstracts selected for presentation will be notified by October 1, and must provide their complete paper, formatted for publication in the meeting proceedings, by November 15, 2012.

PLEASE NOTE: Participation in the Research Topics session is at the speaker’s expense. The speaker is required to register for the meeting (participants may register at the AASV regular member rate). No speaking stipend or travel expense reimbursement is paid by the AASV.