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March 26, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
If you attended the 50th AASV Annual Meeting in Orlando, thank you! We hope it was an enjoyable and productive meeting for you. Please help us improve future AASV meetings by providing your comments...
People on the Move: Dr. Julie Funk
March 20, 2019 —  [AASV]
Dr. Julie Funk has moved to Tucson, Arizona, where she has assumed duties as dean of the University of Arizona's proposed College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM). She was previously a professor and...
Foundation Honors Henry with Prestigious Heritage Award
March 15, 2019 —  [AASV]
Dr Steven Henry received the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation's Heritage Award during the AASV's 50th Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Dr Paul Ruen, AASV Foundation chair,...
AASV Foundation Announces Recipient of Hogg Scholarship
March 15, 2019 —  [AASV]
Dr Erin Lowe was named the 2019 recipient of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation Hogg Scholarship. Mary Lou Hogg presented the scholarship during the American Association of...
AASV Foundation Funds Three Research Proposals
March 15, 2019 —  [AASV]
Dr Paul Ruen, chairman of the AASV Foundation, announced the selection of three research proposals for funding during the foundation's annual luncheon on March 10th in Orlando, Florida. The...
AASV Proceedings Online
March 14, 2019 —  [AASV]
Even if you weren't able to attend the AASV Annual Meeting in Orlando, you can still benefit from the many excellent presentations delivered at the meeting. The conference proceedings (including the...
How Did You Like This Year's Annual Meeting?
March 13, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
If you attended the 50th AASV Annual Meeting in Orlando, thank you! We hope it was an enjoyable and productive meeting for you. Please help us improve future AASV meetings by providing your comments...
Thank You, AASV Annual Meeting Sponsors!
March 13, 2019 —  [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 Installs 2019 Officers
March 13, 2019 —  [AASV]
Dr. Nathan Winkelman was installed as the president of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians on March 12, 2019, during the association's 50th Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. He succeeds...
AASV Honors Awardees at Annual Meeting
March 13, 2019 —  [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) honored five members for their contributions to the association and the swine industry. Dr Ron Brodersen, 2015 AASV president and chair of the...
AASV Foundation Announces Student Scholarships
March 13, 2019 —  [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation awarded scholarships totaling $25,000 to 15 veterinary students. Kimberlee Baker, Iowa State University, received the $5000 scholarship for...
AASV Office Closed March 7-14 for Annual Meeting
March 6, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV office will be closed Thursday, March 7 through Thursday, March 14 to allow staff to travel to and from Orlando to conduct AASV's 50th Annual Meeting. The office will reopen on Friday, March...
Attending the Annual Meeting? Prioritize Biosecurity!
March 6, 2019 —  [AASV]
As you finalize your travel plans to attend AASV's 50th Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, please remember to do your part to protect the U.S. swine herd from foreign animal diseases, including...
AASV Proceedings, Mobile App Now Available
February 27, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The Proceedings of the 2019 AASV Annual Meeting, "BUILT TO LAST: Celebrating 50 Years of Progress," are now available for members to download from the AASV website at...
AASV Office Closed March 7-14 for Annual Meeting
February 27, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV office will be closed Thursday, March 7 through Thursday, March 14 to allow staff to travel to and from Orlando to conduct AASV's 50th Annual Meeting. The office will reopen on Friday, March...
Attending the Annual Meeting? Prioritize Biosecurity!
February 27, 2019 —  [AASV]
As you finalize your travel plans to attend AASV's 50th Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, please remember to do your part to protect the U.S. swine herd from foreign animal diseases, including...
Debt-Relief Scholarship Applications Due March 1
February 26, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of a new scholarship to help relieve the student debt of recent veterinary graduates engaged in swine practice. The $5000 scholarship will...
District Director Elections Under Way; Ballots Due March 1
February 20, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Elections for AASV District Directors are under way in three AASV districts. In addition, balloting is still in progress for the office of AASV Vice President. Members are encouraged to submit their...
Attending the Annual Meeting? Prioritize Biosecurity!
February 20, 2019 —  [AASV]
As you finalize your travel plans to attend AASV's 50th Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, please remember to do your part to protect the U.S. swine herd from foreign animal diseases, including...

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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