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Vet Students: Apply for AASV Board Position
October 18, 2017 — 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...
Psst ... Don't Be Late, It's Time to Donate!
October 18, 2017 —  [AASV]
The AASVF Auction Committee is actively soliciting donations for the 2018 AASV Foundation Fundraising Auction, to be held March 5 during the AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego. Download the donation...
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
October 18, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation is pleased to offer the Hogg Scholarship, established to honor the memory of longtime AASV member and swine industry leader Dr Alex Hogg....
Ten $5000 Scholarships to be Awarded in 2018
October 18, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Foundation is pleased to announce that Merck Animal Health has doubled its support for the AASVF-Merck Veterinary Student Scholarship Program, enabling the foundation to award ten $5000...
Seaboard Foods Production Health Veterinary Internship
October 18, 2017 —  [Students]
The Seaboard Foods veterinarian internship gives veterinary students insight and experience in population medicine as it is applied in an integrated pork production system. The veterinarian...
Applications Accepted for Swine Research Award
October 18, 2017 —  [Research]
MSD Animal Health opens submissions for the 2018 High Quality Pork Ph.D. Award, through which one recently graduated doctoral student will present their research at the 2018 MSD Animal Health High...
NAVLE Practice Analysis Completed
October 18, 2017 —  [Practice]
The Collaboration for Veterinary Assessments, consisting of the International Council for Veterinary Assessment (ICVA) and the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME), has completed the final...
Interested in Pursuing Graduate Education?
October 18, 2017 —  [News]
The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine has available two Fellowships, the Carlos Pijoan Fellowship and the Leman Fellowship to pursue a MS or PhD in the areas of swine production...
Doc Tales
October 18, 2017 — Harry Snelson [OP-ED]
I was asked to share this comment I recently made while chairing the USAHA's Committee on Swine. During the committee meeting, I was asked why I did not provide a restroom break during the 4 hour...
Participate in Pig Power Networking at ISU-McKean Swine Conference
October 17, 2017 — Iowa State University Student AASV Chapter
2017 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...
People on the Move: Dr. Cesar Corzo
October 17, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Dr. Cesar Corzo has joined the University of Minnesota as the Allen D. Leman Chair in Swine Health and Productivity. The Allen D. Leman Chair in Swine Health and Productivity was established in 1995...
Position Announcement: Swine Respiratory Disease Specialist
October 12, 2017 — Zoetis [Jobs]
Zoetis seeks a veterinarian to support porcine circovirus (PCV) and Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (M. hyo) biological products and performance validation in the commercial swine industry in the U.S. This...
Rock the Boat - SEAL the Deal in San Diego!
October 11, 2017 —  [AASV]
Since the 1920's, the San Diego Harbor area has been the home of the US Navy, Airforce, Marines, and Coast Guard stations. The well-known and elite Navy SEALS train and deploy from there. San Diego...
2017 ISU James D. McKean Swine Disease Conference
October 11, 2017 —  [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...
NCVC Swine Session Agenda and Registration
October 11, 2017 —  [Conf.]
The North Carolina Veterinary Conference Swine Session will be held 8:30am - 1:00pm on Friday, November 3rd at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC. Click the following links to view the...
Registration Open for First Pig Welfare Symposium
October 11, 2017 —  [Welfare]
The National Pork Board has announced that its first-ever Pig Welfare Symposium will take place Nov. 7-9, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowa. The forum is designed to help improve the well-being of pigs by...
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
October 11, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
In the effort to increase the AASV Foundation endowment to $2 million by the 2019 AASV Annual Meeting, foundation chairman Dr John Waddell has issued the AASV Foundation Past Presidents Challenge....
People on the Move: Dr. Karen Lehe
October 11, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Dr. Karen Lehe recently joined Diamond V as their new Director of Swine Business. Her updated contact information is available at www.aasv.org/members/only/directory.php. Are you on the move? If so,...
Nominate Exceptional Colleagues for AASV Awards
October 10, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Do you know an AASV member whose dedication to the association and the swine industry is worthy of recognition? The AASV Awards Committee requests nominations for the following five awards to be...
Participate in Pig Power Networking at ISU-McKean Swine Conference
October 10, 2017 — Iowa State University Student AASV Chapter
2017 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...

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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