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Position Announcement: Swine Veterinarian
May 24, 2016 — Smithfield [Jobs]
Smithfield Hog Production Division is seeking a Swine Veterinarian who will be heavily involved with an APP eradication project at the Utah operation. The operation, located in beautiful southern...
Nominations Needed for SHIC Rapid Response Teams
May 18, 2016 —  [Ind.]
To be better prepared to meet future requests for assistance during disease outbreaks, the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) needs your help. Specifically, we need your input to help us identify...
AASV to Publish New Directory; Review/Update Your Listing
May 18, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
In keeping with its traditional every-other-year schedule, the AASV is preparing to publish the 2016 Membership Directory for distribution to members. Please take a few moments to verify your...
AAVM Accepting Abstract Submissions
May 18, 2016 —  [Conf.]
The Eighth International Conference on Antimicrobial Agents in Veterinary Medicine (AAVM) will be held in Budapest, Hungary from August 23-26, 2016. This forthcoming conference follows the success of...
AASV Will Not Hold a Session at WPX
May 18, 2016 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Due to the overlapping schedules between the 2016 World Pork Expo and the International Pig Veterinary Society meetings, the AASV will not hold a members-only session at WPX this year....
2016 North American PRRS Symposium (NA-PRRS)
May 18, 2016 —  [Conf.]
The 2016 North American PRRS Symposium (NA-PRRS) will be held December 3-4, 2016 at the Intercontinental Hotel and Downtown Marriott, Magnificent Mile in Chicago. The meeting is held in conjunction...
State Destroys 100 Hogs on PRV Infected Herd
May 18, 2016 —  [News]
About 100 hogs were destroyed recently at a Callaway County farm, suspected of contracting a disease known as pseudorabies. The disease was most likely contracted from feral hogs, according to a...
2016 Podcast Series: Locke Karriker
May 18, 2016 — 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 MP3 audio interviews is now...
2016 Podcast Series: Eugenio Abente
May 18, 2016 — 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 MP3 audio interviews is now...
2016 Podcast Series: Meghann Pierdon
May 18, 2016 — 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 MP3 audio interviews is now...
2016 Podcast Series: Emily Mahan-Riggs
May 18, 2016 — 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 MP3 audio interviews is now...
Position Announcement: Swine Veterinarian
May 17, 2016 — Smithfield [Jobs]
Smithfield Hog Production Division is seeking a Swine Veterinarian who will be heavily involved with an APP eradication project at the Utah operation. The operation, located in beautiful southern...
Senecavirus A Webinar Series
May 11, 2016 —  [An.H.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC), in collaboration with the American Association of Swine Veterinarians, the National Pork Board and the National Pork Producers Council, will hold a series...

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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