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Mass Animal Mortality Management Workshop
March 22, 2017 —  [Conf.]
What: Mass Animal Mortality Management Workshop. Lessons Learned from Recent HPAI and NC Flood Events. A pre-conference workshop as part of the 3rd International Waste to Worth conference on...
Award Recipients Recognized at 2017 AASV Annual Meeting
March 22, 2017 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) honored five members for their contributions to the association and the swine industry. Dr Matt Anderson, 2013 AASV president, presented the...
World Veterinary Day
March 22, 2017 —  [News]
World Veterinary Day (WVD) will take place globally on 29 April 2017.This event aims to highlight and promote the different facets of the work performed by veterinarians all over the world and to...
Sexton Receives Merck Animal Health Scholarship (edited)
March 22, 2017 —  [Students]
Brent Sexton (ISU '18), 2017 Student Delegate to the AASV Board of Directors, was one of thirty-four outstanding veterinary students from around the world receiving scholarships from Merck Animal...
2017 Podcast Series: Brigitte Mason
March 22, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...
Position Announcement: Swine Medicine Education Center Fellowship
March 21, 2017 — Iowa State University Swine Medicine Education Center [Jobs]
The Swine Medicine Education Center (SMEC) at Iowa State University is accepting applications for post-DVM fellowships. This fellowship position is at the center of swine medicine in the United...
We'd Like Your Two Cents ...
March 15, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
If you attended the 2017 AASV Annual Meeting in Denver, thank you! We hope it was an enjoyable and productive meeting for you. We're already planning for the 2018 Annual Meeting, and YOU can help!...
NPPC Offers Veterinary Student Externships
March 15, 2017 —  [Students]
The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has an externship opportunity for four senior veterinary students annually. The externships are two weeks in length and take place in Washington, D.C. and...
AASV Foundation Presents Heritage Award
March 15, 2017 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Dr Kenneth "KT" Wright received the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation's Heritage Award during the AASV's 48th Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. Dr John Waddell, AASV...
2017 AASV Foundation Auction Wrap-up
March 15, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2017 American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) Foundation held its annual fundraising auction on February 27 during the 48th AASV Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. This year's auction...
Floor Space Allowance for Modern Finishing Pigs
March 15, 2017 —  [Research]
Researchers from the University of Minnesota, Kansas State University, Michigan State University, Ohio State University, and University of Missouri completed a research project evaluating floor space...
USDA Makes a 10-year Guess
March 15, 2017 —  [USDA]
If you're interested in agriculture -- and enjoy big-picture, long-range projections -- the U.S. Department of Agriculture has a report for you. [Source: AgWeek.com, February 28, 2017, by Jonathan...
Introduction to Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis
March 15, 2017 —  [Conf.]
Systematic reviews and meta-analysis are increasingly being used to summarize and synthesize the literature - from treatment options in humans or in animals, to evaluating complex interventions or...

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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