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Data Shows a Spike in Senecavirus A Cases
July 27, 2016 — Paul Sundberg and Bob Morrison [An.H.]
The Swine Health Monitoring Project (SHMP) was developed in 2012 to monitor the incidence of PRRS virus. It has grown in representation across the country and today includes 29 systems with...
AASV Call for Research Abstracts
July 26, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Plans are underway for the 48th annual meeting of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), to take place February 25-28, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. As part of the meeting, there will be...
AASV Opens Exhibit Registrations for 2017 Annual Meeting
July 26, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
A pair of opportunities for corporate participation in the AASV 2017 Annual Meeting are now open. The association is accepting registrations for the Technical Tables Exhibit as well as submissions...
Call for Submissions: AASV Industrial Partners
July 26, 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...
AASVF Golf Registrations Due August 8
July 26, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Foundation is returning to Veenker Memorial Golf Club in Ames, Iowa for its 2016 Golf Outing fundraiser, scheduled for Thursday, August 25. AASV members and industry supporters are invited...
Join Passion for Pigs in Cedar Rapids on Aug 23
July 26, 2016 —  [Conf.]
"Passion for Pigs" and Veterinary Medical Center in Williamsburg, Iowa announce the 4th Annual Seminar & Trade Show, themed "Choose Success." The event will be held from 7:30...
People on the Move: Dr. Guillermo Alvaro Minguito
July 26, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
As of July 6, Dr. Guillermo Alvaro Minguito began work as Field Research Manager for Smithfield Premium Genetics. Previously, Dr. Alvaro worked for three years as a veterinarian at Ibericos de Arauzo...
People on the Move: Dr. John Prickett
July 26, 2016 —  [AASV]
Dr. John Prickett has joined Brenneman Pork, Inc. in Washington, Iowa, as Director of Health. Brenneman Pork, Inc. is a fully integrated, family-run swine and grain operation in Washington County,...
Position Announcement: Swine Production Science
July 26, 2016 — University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign [Jobs]
The University of Illinois seeks to fill a full-time, tenure-track position (9 months; 50% research, 50% teaching) for an Assistant Professor in Swine Production Science in the Department of Animal...
Position Announcement: Swine Veterinarian
July 26, 2016 — Prestage Farms, Inc. [Jobs]
Prestage Farms, Inc. is seeking a progressive DVM to join the management team of the live pork production division based in Clinton, North Carolina. Prestage Farms is family owned, eastern North...
VFD Survival Strategy Webinar Series
July 20, 2016 —  [News]
An upcoming “VFD Survival Strategy” webinar series, hosted by GlobalVetLINK, will provide information and resources from leading veterinarians and industry experts to help with preparation for...
FDA May be Coming to Your Clinic
July 20, 2016 — Harry Snelson [Gov.]
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has implemented a pilot project designed to help train FDA compliance personnel on the new VFD rules and to identify gaps in stakeholder education regarding the...
NAHLN Restructure
July 20, 2016 —  [USDA]
The 2012 concept paper, A Proposal for a Revised Structure of the National Animal Health Laboratory Network, described a new structure for the National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN) and...
AASV Call for Research Abstracts
July 19, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Plans are underway for the 48th annual meeting of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), to take place February 25-28, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. As part of the meeting, there will be...
Tee Up for the Foundation on August 25!
July 19, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Foundation is returning to Veenker Memorial Golf Club in Ames, Iowa for its 2016 Golf Outing fundraiser, scheduled for Thursday, August 25. AASV members and industry supporters are invited...
Position Announcement: Swine Production Science
July 19, 2016 — University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign [Jobs]
The University of Illinois seeks to fill a full-time, tenure-track position (9 months; 50% research, 50% teaching) for an Assistant Professor in Swine Production Science in the Department of Animal...
Position Announcement: Swine Veterinarian
July 19, 2016 — Prestage Farms, Inc. [Jobs]
Prestage Farms, Inc. is seeking a progressive DVM to join the management team of the live pork production division based in Clinton, North Carolina. Prestage Farms is family owned, eastern North...

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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