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PIC Swine Veterinary Externship Program
December 8, 2017 —  [Students]
PIC North America offers a limited number of two-week externships based in Hendersonville, TN, for veterinary students committed to swine production medicine. Current third year students are...
Zoetis Swine Veterinary Internship Program
December 8, 2017 —  [Students]
The Zoetis Swine Veterinary Internship Program (SVIP) offers short-term, field-based learning opportunities to several veterinary students each summer. The program offers hands-on learning in swine...
It's Not Too Late to Donate!
December 6, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Did you think of the perfect item for the AASV Foundation Auction, but just noticed donations were due last week? You're in luck - the due date has been extended! Join us as we Rock the Boat and Seal...
ISU CVM Offers Swine-Specific Internships
December 6, 2017 —  [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...
2018 Pig Ski Conference
December 6, 2017 — Paul and Lori Yeske [Conf.]
Please join us at Copper Mountain for the 2018 Pig Ski meeting February 7 - 9. The hotel reservation deadline is January 7 for guaranteed room rates. The room block fills up fast. Meeting...
USDA Awards Funds to Support Rural Veterinary Services
December 6, 2017 —  [News]
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced 13 grants to support rural veterinary services and relieve veterinarian shortages in parts...
Doc Tales
December 6, 2017 — Harry Snelson [OP-ED]
As regular readers of Doc Tales, you know I normally use this space to offer a little levity or inspiration. But this week I sincerely need your help on a serious professional topic. I recently...
Don't Delay - Nominate Your Colleague Today!
December 5, 2017 — 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...
Free 1-Month Trial: SMEC Digital Library
December 5, 2017 — ISU Swine Medicine Education Center
The Swine Medicine Education Center (SMEC) at Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine announces free access to The SMEC Digital Library for one month. This library provides access to a...
Position Announcement: Staff Veterinarian
December 5, 2017 — JBS Foods [Jobs]
JBS Foods, the largest protein production company in the world, is seeking a progressive, motivated swine veterinary team member on their journey to be the BEST! This position will be based in...
Have You Donated Yet?
November 29, 2017 —  [AASV]
Time is winding down to make your donation for the 2018 AASV Foundation auction. The foundation has already received some really great and creative items -- who could pass up a Green Egg and ham, or...
It's Time to Renew Your AASV Membership for 2018
November 29, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2018 AASV membership renewal notices have been mailed. Membership may be renewed by mail or online at http://ecom.aasv.org/membership. Good news: AASV membership dues remain the same as last...
Veterinary Feed Directive Implementation: Lessons Learned
November 29, 2017 —  [Practice]
GlobalVetLINK (GVL®) is hosting a free webinar, Veterinary Feed Directive Implementation: Lessons Learned, on Tuesday, December 5th at 12:00 p.m. CST for veterinarians, feed distributors and...
Interested in Pursuing Graduate Education?
November 29, 2017 —  [News]
The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine has available two Fellowships, the Carlos Pijoan Fellowship and the Leman Fellowship to pursue a MS or PhD in the areas of swine production...
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
November 29, 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....
Doc Tales
November 29, 2017 —  [OP-ED]
Chris Rademacher recently shared the following quote that he attributes to Rodger Main's father-in-law: "The answer is money, now what's the question?" Chris noted that the quote is...
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
November 28, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation is pleased to offer the Hogg Scholarship, established to honor the memory of longtime AASV member and swine industry leader Dr Alex Hogg....
Ten $5000 Scholarships to be Awarded in 2018
November 28, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Foundation is pleased to announce that Merck Animal Health has doubled its support for the AASVF-Merck Veterinary Student Scholarship Program, enabling the foundation to award ten $5000...
Don't Delay - Nominate Your Colleague Today!
November 28, 2017 — 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...

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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