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Wanted: A Few (more) Good Tips
September 20, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We've had several members volunteer to share a practice tip during the AASV's Got Talent seminar at the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego, but we could use a few more tips to fill the seminar. So...
Seaboard Foods Production Health Veterinary Internship
September 20, 2017 —  [Students]
The Seaboard Foods veterinarian internship gives veterinary students insight and experience in population medicine as it is applied in an integrated pork production system. The veterinarian...
Producer Speakers Headline PWS
September 20, 2017 —  [Welfare]
There will be no shortage of pig farmers from across the country leading the discussions and presenting at the National Pork Board's first-ever Pig Welfare Symposium (PWS) this November in Des...
Federal Veterinarians at Work
September 20, 2017 —  [News]
When you think of the places where veterinarians work, you probably think of the animal hospital where you take your pet. Or maybe you think of a dairy farm. You probably don't think of the federal...
People on the Move: Dr. Carmen Alonso
September 20, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Carmen Alonso recently transitioned from her position as a Senior Consultant with Elanco Animal Health's Innovation and Knowledge Solutions team in the USA to begin a new enterprise as an...
People on the Move: Dr. Tim Snider
September 20, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Tim Snider has recently made the transition from his role on the PIC North America Health Team as a Health Assurance Veterinarian in the Upper Midwest region of the USA to a new role with PIC as...
Doc Tales
September 20, 2017 — Harry Snelson [OP-ED]
Dr. Shamus Brown provided the following: While visiting the ISU CVM, he found himself talking with one of the bovine practitioners. Shamus asked how his own cattle were doing and he responded,...
AASV Website to be Offline Briefly Friday
September 19, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
AASV's website will be shut down for transfer to an updated facility on Friday, September 22. The site's migration will begin at 9:00 PM Central Daylight Time (10:00 EDT) and is expected to take less...
NPPC Offers Veterinary Student Externships
September 19, 2017 — National Pork Producers Council
The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has an externship opportunity for four senior veterinary students annually. The externships are two weeks in length and take place in Washington, D.C. and...
Participate in Pig Power Networking at ISU-McKean Swine Conference
September 19, 2017 — Iowa State University Student AASV Chapter
2017 brings back the ever popular Pig Power Networking Event! This fast-paced interview format is a great way to start your Friday morning at the ISU James D McKean Swine Disease Conference. This...
Industrial Partners Submissions Due Sept 29
September 19, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) invites submissions for the Industrial Partners oral and poster sessions at the 49th AASV Annual Meeting. This is an opportunity for commercial...
Position Announcement: Swine Technical Services Veterinarian
September 19, 2017 — Tonisity, Inc; St. Joseph, MO [Jobs]
Tonisity, Inc. seeks a Swine Technical Services Veterinarian to locate in southern Minnesota, Iowa, western Illinois or northern Missouri. This position is the veterinary support of Tonisity®...
Wanted: A Few (more) Good Tips
September 13, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We've had several members volunteer to share a practice tip during the AASV's Got Talent seminar at the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego, but we could use a few more tips to fill the seminar. So...
NCVC Swine Session Agenda and Registration
September 13, 2017 —  [Conf.]
The North Carolina Veterinary Conference Swine Session will be held 8:30am - 1:00pm on Friday, November 3rd at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC. Click the following links to view the...
SHIC Reports PRRSv Diagnostic Progress in Uruguay
September 13, 2017 — Paul Sundberg [News]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) continues to monitor emerging swine disease issues globally and reports the PRRSv strain discovered in sera of sows in five premises in Uruguay this July...
PAACO Swine Welfare Auditor Course
September 13, 2017 —  [Ind.]
The On Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) is the certification course to train potential swine farm auditors using the...
Registration Open for First Pig Welfare Symposium
September 13, 2017 —  [Welfare]
The National Pork Board has announced that its first-ever Pig Welfare Symposium will take place Nov. 7-9, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowa. The forum is designed to help improve the well-being of pigs by...
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
September 13, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
In the effort to increase the AASV Foundation endowment to $2 million by the 2019 AASV Annual Meeting, foundation chairman Dr John Waddell has issued the AASV Foundation Past Presidents Challenge....
People on the Move: Dr. Jennifer Wishnie
September 13, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Jennifer Wishnie recently accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Animal Science at California Polytechnic State University (better known as Cal Poly). Her teaching and research program...

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Category abbreviations: AASV=Membership information, announcements, and other information from the American Association of Swine Veterinarians; Abs.=Abstracts from journal articles of general interest to swine veterinarians.; ALERT=Used to create email alerts; An.H.=Animal Health; Conf.=Conference announcements and other continuing education opportunities; FAD="Foreign" Animal Disease and other news most significant to regions outside of North America.; Food=Food Safety; Gov.=Information about legislation, regulations, and rulemaking that may affect the swine industry or swine veterinarians.; Hum.H.=Human health; Ind.=News from the pork industry, including NPPC and Pork Board activities.; International=Information regarding swine health and production internationally.; Jobs=Position announcements, primarily seeking swine veterinarians.; Meet=Provides a short synopsis of meetings of importance to swine veterinarians.; News=Agriculture related news events.; Nutr.=Swine nutrition; OP-ED=Opinion or editorial articles expressing the thoughts of individual Association members.; Pharm.=Pharmaceuticals and biologicals; PRRS=Articles from the AASV PRRS Task Force; Practice=Information associated with practice management or development.; Research=Research topics of interest to swine veterinarians.; Students=Information of interest to AASV student members.; USDA=US Dept. of Agriculture activities of interest to swine veterinarians.; Welfare=Animal welfare issues