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2019 Podcast Series: Jorge Garrido Mantilla (Monitoring)
June 23, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these interviews is now available to...
Pork Checkoff Research Review
June 19, 2019 —  [Research]
Read the latest Pork Checkoff Research Review. Headlines include: Progress made on pain control efforts Temperature-loss interventions did not improve piglet survival Research on viral transmission...
Kansas State University Study Looks at Pain Relief for Piglets from Medicated Mother's Milk
June 19, 2019 —  [Research]
New findings by researchers at the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine suggest potential pain relief for piglets by administering medicine through the act of nursing. [Source:
Survey Request: PRRS Early Warning System
June 19, 2019 —  [Research]
Researchers at the University of Minnesota are conducting a survey-based study to evaluate the value of developing an early warning system to predict the risk of PRRS by location and by time. To do...
2019 Podcast Series: Russ Siakel and Corey Grass
June 19, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these interviews is now available to...
Doc Tales
June 19, 2019 — Harry Snelson [OP-ED]
As I bumble through (I mean navigate) the challenges of my new position as Executive Director at AASV, I'm comforted by the realization that over the years I've learned so much from my mistakes that...
2019 Podcast Series: Mary Battrell
June 18, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these interviews is now available to...
Position Announcement: Senior Swine Veterinarian
June 18, 2019 — Smithfield Hog Production - Rocky Mountain Region [Jobs]
Smithfield Hog Production is seeking a Senior Swine Veterinarian for our Rocky Mountain Region who will assist in improving production and efficiency and company profitability through improving herd...
2019 Podcast Series: Monique Pairis-Garcia
June 17, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these interviews is now available to...
2019 Podcast Series: Jennifer Woods
June 16, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these interviews is now available to...
2019 Podcast Series: Paul Sundberg returns!
June 13, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these interviews is now available to...
Save the Date: AASV Foundation Golf Outing
June 12, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Mark your calendar! The popular AASV Foundation Golf Outing is set for Thursday, August 22 at Veenker Memorial Golf Course in Ames, Iowa. Proceeds from the event benefit the AASV Foundation and...
#DYK? AASV is on Social Media!
June 11, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Join AASV on social media! Join us on Facebook @AASwineVets Follow AASV on Twitter @AASwineVets Read AASV e-Letter news headlines on Twitter...
Call for Research Abstracts: AASV 2020 Annual Meeting
June 11, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Plans are underway for the 51st annual meeting of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), to take place March 7-10, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia. As part of the meeting, there will be a...
AVMA Wellbeing Summit: Registration Open
June 11, 2019 —  [Conf.]
Registration for the 2019 Veterinary Wellbeing Summit is now open! The AVMA, American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) and Zoetis have teamed up to present the 2019 Veterinary...

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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