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Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
January 16, 2018 — 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....
People on the Move: Dr. Ron Kaptur
January 16, 2018 —  [AASV]
As of Monday, January 8, Dr. Ron Kaptur has joined Phibro Animal Health as Technical Service Veterinarian. Dr. Kaptur earned a Bachelor's degree in Biology from King's College and his DVM degree from...
AASV Foundation Research Proposals Due January 16
January 15, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
As part of its mission to fund research with direct application to the profession, the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation is accepting research proposals to be considered for...
Register Now for the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting
January 10, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Hotel reservations: check! Airline flight to San Diego: check! AASV meeting registration: ??? Online registration opened just 3 weeks ago for the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting, so it's time to check one...
AASV Candidate for Vice President: Dr. Jeff Harker
January 10, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The annual election for AASV Vice President is under way. The nominee is Dr. Jeff Harker (Frankfort, Indiana), with space on the ballot for a write-in candidate. Information about Dr. Harker appears...
Nominations Due Next Week for 3 AASV District Directors
January 10, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Have you ever considered serving the AASV in a governing role? Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been...
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
January 10, 2018 — 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....
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
January 10, 2018 — 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....
Submit Research Proposals to AASV Foundation by January 16
January 8, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
As part of its mission to fund research with direct application to the profession, the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation is accepting research proposals to be considered for...
Register Now for the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting
January 3, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Hotel reservations: check! Airline flight to San Diego: check! AASV meeting registration: ??? Online registration opened just 2 weeks ago for the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting, so it's time to check one...
AASV Candidate for Vice President: Dr. Jeff Harker
January 3, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The annual election for AASV Vice President is under way. The nominee is Dr. Jeff Harker (Frankfort, Indiana), with space on the ballot for a write-in candidate. Information about Dr. Harker appears...
Nominations Under Way for 3 AASV District Directors
January 3, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Have you ever considered serving the AASV in a governing role? Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been...
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
January 2, 2018 — 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....
Holiday Office Hours
December 27, 2017 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
In observance of New Year's, the AASV office will close at noon on December 29 and reopen January 2 (not the 23rd as reported last week. Tom says Sue and I have to be back at work on the 2nd. Task...
It's Time to Register for the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting
December 27, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We hope you've already made your lodging arrangements for the AASV 2018 Annual Meeting - now it's time to register for the conference itself! Online registration has just opened for the meeting, to...
End of Year Giving? Consider the AASV Foundation
December 27, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
As you consider options for year-end giving, keep the AASV Foundation in mind. The AASV Foundation is striving to increase its endowment (the funds invested to provide a perpetual source of funding)...
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
December 27, 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....
Nominations Open for 3 AASV District Directors
December 26, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Have you ever considered serving the AASV in a governing role? Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been...
Applications for AASVF-Merck Scholarships Due Dec 31
December 26, 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...
Happy Holidays -- AASV Office Hours
December 20, 2017 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
All of us at AASV wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!The AASV office will close at noon on December 22 and reopen on December 26 in celebration of the Christmas holiday....
Alternate Student Delegate Selected for AASV Board
December 20, 2017 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
The AASV Student Recruitment Committee is pleased to announce the selection of Jonathan Tubbs (Auburn, 2020) as the incoming Alternate Student Delegate to the AASV Board of Directors. Tubbs grew up...
It's Time to Register for the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting
December 20, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We hope you've already made your lodging arrangements for the AASV 2018 Annual Meeting - now it's time to register for the conference itself! Online registration has just opened for the meeting, to...
End of Year Giving? Consider the AASV Foundation
December 20, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
As you consider options for year-end giving, keep the AASV Foundation in mind. The AASV Foundation is striving to increase its endowment (the funds invested to provide a perpetual source of funding)...
Nominations Open for 3 AASV District Directors
December 19, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Have you ever considered serving the AASV in a governing role? Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been...
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
December 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....
Opportunity for Service: AASV District Director
December 13, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Have you ever considered serving the AASV in a governing role? In January, nominations for the office of AASV District Director will be sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards will be mailed...
It's Almost Too Late to Donate!
December 13, 2017 —  [AASV]
Still planning to donate to the AASV Foundation auction? The foundation will accept donations through December 15 so don't delay. Submit the donation form today so we can add your contribution to the...
Welcome to the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting
December 13, 2017 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Are you on Facebook? Visit the AASV Facebook page to read AASV Vice President Scanlon Daniels' welcome message for the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting March 3 - 6 in San Diego, California. It has been...

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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