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Save the Date: AASV Foundation Golf Outing August 23
April 18, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Mark your calendar! The popular AASV Foundation Golf Outing is set for Thursday, August 23 at Landsmeer Golf Club in Orange City, Iowa. Proceeds from the event benefit the AASV Foundation and provide...
People on the Move: Jamee Eggers
April 16, 2018 —  [AASV]
AASV Affiliate Member Jamee Eggers has accepted a position as Producer Education Director for the Iowa Pork Producers Association, where she will be working with the PQA/TQA programs and the Master...
People on the Move: Dr. Laura Batista
April 11, 2018 — APC, Inc. [AASV]
APC, Inc. is pleased to announce that Laura Batista, MVZ, PhD has joined the team as a part-time technical consultant for Latin America, the United States and Canada. Dr. Batista will work with the...
PADRAP Website to be Discontinued
April 4, 2018 —  [AASV]
The Production Animal Disease Risk Assessment Program (PADRAP) website will no longer be available as of July 1, 2018. Support will be provided for current users and their data for a limited time in...
Do You Have Three Minutes for Three Questions?
March 28, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Can you spare 3 minutes of your time for AASV? Three minutes is the typical time spent to complete the 3-question AASV Annual Meeting survey. We value your comments to improve the conference as well...
Are You One in a Hundred?
March 21, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Or, to be exact, are you one of the one hundred and nine respondents (so far) to our annual meeting survey? If so, thank you very much! If not, you can be a part of this valued group by offering your...
Thank you, AASV Annual Meeting sponsors!
March 21, 2018 —  [AASV]
Members of AASV attending the annual meeting make a substantial investment in the form of registration fees, travel, lodging, meals, and potential loss of income while away from work. However, the...
AASV Foundation Presents Prestigious Heritage Award
March 21, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Dr Conrad "Connie" Schmidt received the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation's Heritage Award during the AASV's 49th Annual Meeting in San Diego, California. Dr John...
AASV Foundation Announces Recipients of Hogg Scholarship
March 21, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Drs Jose Angulo, Angela Baysinger and Amanda Sponheim were named the 2018 recipients of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation Hogg Scholarship. Mary Lou Hogg presented the...
March 26 Swine Medicine Talk to Feature Dr. Jenee Odani
March 20, 2018 — ISU Swine Medicine Education Center [AASV]
AASV and the Swine Medicine Education Center (SMEC) from Iowa State University (ISU) are excited to extend the invitation to view the Swine Medicine Talks: An AASV and SMECast Series for Veterinary...
AASV Proceedings (Including Seminars!) Online
March 14, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Did you miss the AASV Annual Meeting? Or perhaps you couldn't attend all of the presentations you were interested in? We have good news! The conference proceedings are available on the AASV website...
AASV Installs 2018 Officers
March 14, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Dr. Scanlon Daniels was installed as the President of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians on March 6, 2018 during the association's 49th Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA. He succeeds Dr....
AASV Announces Student Poster Competition Awardees
March 14, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) provided an opportunity for 15 veterinary students to compete for awards in the Veterinary Student Poster Competition. Newport Laboratories...
AASV Foundation Announces Student Scholarships
March 14, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation awarded scholarships totaling $25,000 to 15 veterinary students. Jacob Baker, Iowa State University, received the $5000 scholarship for top...
AASV Annual Meeting Sets Records Again
March 14, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) held its 49th annual meeting in San Diego, California, March 3 - 6, 2018. The meeting, held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, drew record...
AASV Honors Awardees at Annual Meeting
March 14, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) honored five members for their contributions to the association and the swine industry. Dr Michelle Sprague, 2014 AASV president and chair of...
AASV Social Media Competition
March 14, 2018 — Dr. Lisa Tokach [AASV]
As many of you are aware, we started a social media campaign at AASV 2018 to try to raise social awareness of our meeting in a positive way. Many of us have attended media training sessions and one...
March 26 Swine Medicine Talk to Feature Dr. Jenee Odani
March 13, 2018 — ISU Swine Medicine Education Center [AASV]
AASV and the Swine Medicine Education Center (SMEC) from Iowa State University (ISU) are excited to extend the invitation to view the Swine Medicine Talks: An AASV and SMECast Series for Veterinary...
While it's Still Fresh in Your Mind ...
March 7, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
If you attended the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego, thank you! We hope it was an enjoyable and productive meeting for you. Please help us improve future AASV meetings by providing your...
Download AASV Proceedings, Mobile App
February 28, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2018 AASV Annual Meeting are now available for members to download from the AASV website at www.aasv.org/annmtg/proceedings/ (AASV member username and password with 2018 dues-paid status...
AASV 2018 Social Media Spotlight
February 28, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
To explore the interest in expanding AASV's social media presence, Dr Lisa Tokach has recruited 14 meeting attendees (DVMs and future DVMs) who will be using their favorite social media platforms to...
AASV Office Closed March 1-8 for AASV Annual Meeting
February 28, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV office will be closed Thursday, March 1 through Thursday, March 8 to allow staff to travel to and from San Diego to conduct the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting. The office will reopen on Friday,...
Update Your AASV Program Book
February 28, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
If you're one of those traditional pen-and-paper folks, take note: we made a couple of mistakes when we printed the annual meeting program book. If you'd like to update your printed copy of the...
AASV Proceedings, Mobile App Available for Download
February 21, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2018 AASV Annual Meeting are now available for members to download from the AASV website at https://www.aasv.org/annmtg/proceedings/ (AASV member username and password with 2018 dues-paid status...
AASV 2018 Social Media Spotlight
February 14, 2018 — Lisa Tokach, AASV 2018 Social Media Coordinator [AASV]
Whether you love it or hate it, social media is the way information is quickly shared in today's culture. Two positive outcomes of a social media presence at our AASV meeting are the ability to tell...
Dr. Dick Taylor, 1936-2018
February 14, 2018 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Dr. Richard F. "Dick" Taylor, 81, of Fayette, passed Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 at his home. Dr. Taylor was a charter and life member of the American Association of Swine Practitioners. At the...

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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