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Wanted: A Few Good Tips
August 24, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Is there a disease or situation you are seeing that has been especially difficult? What's one thing you do that makes you more efficient? Impresses your clients? Helps you communicate? Makes a...
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Animal Health; Meeting
August 24, 2016 —  [USDA]
This is a notice to inform the public of an upcoming meeting of the Secretary's Advisory Committee on Animal Health. The meeting is being organized by the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service...
SHIC Makes Progress on Rapid Response Corps Project
August 24, 2016 — Paul Sundberg [Ind.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) continues to make strides toward making nationwide operational disease preparedness a reality with its Rapid Response Corps (RRC) project. Specifically,...
Influenza Resources Available for Swine Exhibitions
August 24, 2016 — Harry Snelson [Hum.H.]
There have been reports lately of human influenza cases associated with swine exposure at fairs and exhibitions in Michigan and Ohio. Influenza A viruses can transmit in either direction between...
Call for Submissions: AASV Industrial Partners
August 23, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians invites submissions for the Industrial Partners portion of the 48th AASV Annual Meeting, to be held February 25-28, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. This is...
People on the Move: Dr. Carmen Alonso
August 23, 2016 —  [AASV]
As of August 8, Dr. Carmen Alonso has joined the Innovation team at Elanco Knowledge Solutions as an Associate Senior Consultant. She will be leading projects for the development of swine analytics...
Position Announcement: Staff Veterinarian
August 23, 2016 — Seaboard Foods of Iowa [Jobs]
Seaboard Foods of Iowa is seeking a staff veterinarian to join the production management team for farm operations located in the state of Iowa. The position offers a unique opportunity for...
AASV Opens Room Block in Denver
August 18, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
It's time to reserve lodging for the AASV 2017 Annual Meeting! The AASV room block at the Hyatt Regency Denver is now open for reservations. Single or double rooms are available for $195 per night,...
Golf for the Foundation on August 25
August 17, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Did you forget to register for the AASV Foundation Golf Outing? There's still room for a few more golfers! Contact the AASV office (Tel: 515-465-5255 or aasv@aasv.org) to reserve your spot. The...
SHIC Tracking PRV & PRRS in Asia
August 17, 2016 —  [International]
The Swine Health Information Center is tracking the risk of a variant strain of pseudorabies and a highly pathogenic strain of PRRS that are causing problems in the far east finding their way into...
Scotland Makes On-line Antibiotic Recording Compulsory
August 17, 2016 —  [Pharm.]
The Scottish pig sector has made online recording of antibiotics compulsory for members of the Quality Meat Scotland assurance scheme. The move follows a trial on five Scottish commercial pig farms....
Position Announcement: Staff Veterinarian
August 16, 2016 — Seaboard Foods of Iowa [Jobs]
Seaboard Foods of Iowa is seeking a staff veterinarian to join the production management team for farm operations located in the state of Iowa. The position offers a unique opportunity for...
Zoetis Introduces TRIAMULOX™
August 10, 2016 —  [News]
Today, Zoetis added TRIAMULOX™ (tiamulin hydrogen fumarate) to its enteric and respiratory disease management portfolio. TRIAMULOX is a proven water-soluble treatment that can be administered to pigs...

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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