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Position Announcement: Assistant Director, DVM
October 17, 2018 — University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign [Jobs]
The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR) and the Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine (VCM) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are seeking an Assistant Director, DVM...
Veterinary Students: Apply for AASV Board Position
October 16, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Student Recruitment Committee is accepting applications from veterinary students interested in serving as the Alternate Student Delegate on the AASV Board of Directors. This student will...
AASV Announces Student Seminar Participants for 2019
October 13, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV is pleased to announce the program for the Student Seminar at the 50th AASV Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Forty-four veterinary students from 14 universities submitted abstracts for...
Help Us Celebrate – How has AASV Impacted You?
October 10, 2018 —  [AASV]
How has AASV impacted your life? It is time to share. To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of AASV, the association has commissioned the production of an AASV Golden Anniversary Video. YOU are invited...
Holding Time Calculation for Feed Ingredients
October 10, 2018 —  [An.H.]
Research has demonstrated the ability for certain feed ingredients to support viral survival under laboratory conditions modeled after either trans-Atlantic or trans-Pacific shipping to U.S. ports...
2018 ISU James D. McKean Swine Disease Conference
October 10, 2018 —  [Conf.]
The Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, the Iowa Pork Industry Center, The Iowa Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), District...
Leman Videos Posted
October 10, 2018 —  [Conf.]
All videos for the 2018 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference are online now, found on the Leman Swine Google Site. Please note that not all presenters make their material available to share....
Tune In on October 17 for SMECast Swine Medicine Talk
October 10, 2018 —  [AASV]
AASV and the Swine Medicine Education Center (SMEC) at Iowa State University (ISU) are excited to extend the invitation for all AASV members view the Swine Medicine Talks: An AASV and SMECast Series...
Doc Tales
October 10, 2018 — Harry Snelson [OP-ED]
Ok. I messed up. For those of you that regularly read this column, last week's quote would have been a really good one if I'd actually gotten it right. I was lamenting the decline in quality...
Interview ISU Students at Pig Power Networking Event
October 9, 2018 — 
2018 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...
USDA Approves Tonsil ASF Testing
October 3, 2018 —  [FAD]
In order to increase the list of sample types approved for African swine fever (ASF) PCR in National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN) labs and to include a sample available from deceased...
Congress Fails to Pass Farm Bill
October 3, 2018 —  [News]
Leaders of the House and Senate Agriculture Committees have not been able to reach an agreement on the farm bill due to differences over work requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance...
People on the Move: Dr. Anna Forseth
October 3, 2018 —  [AASV]
Effective October 1, Dr. Anna Forseth is now working for the state veterinarian's office in the Department of Livestock in Helena, Montana, where she is responsible for oversight of zoonotic disease...
Doc Tales
October 3, 2018 — Harry Snelson [OP-ED]
The following statement was recently overheard during a discussion lamenting the current state of the peer-review process for "scientific" publications: "Apparently, it doesn't have to...
Iowa State Students Host Pig Power Networking Event
October 2, 2018 — 
2018 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...
Veterinary Students: Apply for AASV Board Position
October 2, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Student Recruitment Committee is accepting applications from veterinary students interested in serving as the Alternate Student Delegate on the AASV Board of Directors. This student will...
Passion for Pigs Seminar & Trade Show December 4
October 2, 2018 —  [Conf.]
Join Passion for Pigs in celebrating the 10th anniversary of its popular seminar and trade show in Columbia, Missouri on December 4! Producers, veterinarians, and students are invited to register for...

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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