News from the AASV is automatically distributed to members via email as the AASV e-Letter. If you are a member, please access your preferences page to select the format and frequency of distribution. Archived stories will be available online. News about upcoming meetings is here.

For instant headline updates, follow aasvnews on twitter.

It's Time to Renew Your AASV Membership for 2017
November 30, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2017 AASV membership renewal notices have been mailed. Membership may be renewed by mail or online at http://ecom.aasv.org/membership. In exchange for the annual dues of $235, swine veterinarians...
Research Proposals Sought for Funding in 2017
November 30, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
As part of its mission to fund research with direct application to the profession, the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation seeks research proposals for funding in 2017. Proposals...
ICPR Accepting Abstracts for 2017 Conference
November 30, 2016 —  [Conf.]
Organizers of the 10th International Conference on Pig Reproduction are accepting abstracts from industry scientists for presentations and poster sessions. Authors of selected abstracts will be...
Passion for Pigs Coming to Columbia, MO on Dec 6
November 30, 2016 —  [Conf.]
Passion for Pigs is excited to announce the 8th annual "Passion for Pigs" Seminar & Trade Show in Columbia, Missouri. The event, which focuses on motivation, inspiration, and education...
Homeland Security Summer Internships
November 30, 2016 —  [Students]
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Office of University Programs (OUP) is now accepting applications for summer internships in homeland...
UMN-CVM Offers Graduate Fellowships
November 30, 2016 —  [Students]
The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine is pleased to announce the awards of the 2016 graduate Pijoan and Leman Fellowships to Dr. Amanda Sponheim and Dr. Jorge Garrido in the...
People on the Move: Dr. Andrea Pitkin
November 30, 2016 —  [AASV]
Dr. Andrea Pitkin recently joined PIC as a Health Assurance Veterinarian. She will be responsible for the implementation and communication of the PIC Health Assurance Program, which protects the PIC...
It's Time to Renew Your AASV Membership for 2017
November 23, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2017 AASV membership renewal notices have been mailed. Membership may be renewed by mail or online at http://ecom.aasv.org/membership. In exchange for the annual dues of $235, swine veterinarians...
Alternate Student Delegate Selected for AASV Board
November 23, 2016 — Harry Snelson [Students]
The AASV Student Recruitment Committee is pleased to announce the selection of Jordan Gebhardt (Kansas State University, 2019) as the incoming Alternate Student Delegate to the AASV Board of...
ISU-CVM Offers Swine-Specific Summer Internships
November 23, 2016 —  [Students]
The Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine (ISU CVM) is seeking veterinary student applicants for two distinct, swine-specific internship programs, the Swine Medicine Applied Research...
Roth Elected to National Academy of Medicine
November 23, 2016 —  [News]
Dr. James Roth, a distinguished professor at the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine for his research of the immunology of...
PQA+ 3.0 Advisor Certification Training
November 23, 2016 —  [Practice]
Just a handful of spots remain in the Dec. 14 PQA Plus 3.0 Advisor certification session in Ames. Iowa State Extension swine veterinarian Chris Rademacher said people who would like to attend need to...
NA-PRRS Registration Deadline is Friday!
November 23, 2016 —  [Conf.]
2016 North American PRRS Symposium (NA-PRRS)Emerging and Foreign Animal Diseaseshttp://www.vet.k-state.edu/na-prrs/index.htmlDecember 3-4, 2016 Intercontinental Hotel and Downtown Marriott,...
Homeland Security Summer Internships
November 23, 2016 —  [Students]
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Office of University Programs (OUP) is now accepting applications for summer internships in homeland...
AASV Office Closed for Thanksgiving
November 22, 2016 —  [AASV]
The AASV office will be closed Thursday and Friday November 24 and 25 in celebration of the Thanksgiving Holiday. We thank you for your continued support of the AASV and wish each of you a very happy...
Nominate Exceptional Colleagues for AASV Awards
November 22, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Do you know an AASV member whose dedication to the association and the swine industry is worthy of recognition? The AASV Awards Committee requests nominations for the following five awards to be...

The complete archive, including older stories, is here

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