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Students: Sign up for the Merck Trivia Night in Orlando
January 16, 2019 —  [AASV]
Join your fellow students on Saturday, March 9, for a fun-filled, interactive evening of Swine Veterinary Medicine Trivia! Teams will be arranged when you arrive. The competition will begin at 7:00...
Mail Director Nominations to Arrive in AASV by January 25
January 15, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been mailed to all eligible voters in Districts #3 (Arkansas, Kentucky,...
Students: Register for Speed Networking in Orlando
January 15, 2019 —  [AASV]
Students, are you looking for employment following graduation? Could any of us stand to improve our interview, networking, and communication skills?If so, we have the perfect opportunity to do so....
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
January 15, 2019 — 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....
Candidate for AASV Vice President: Dr. Mary Battrell
January 15, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The annual election for AASV Vice President is under way. The nominee is Dr. Mary Battrell (Garland, North Carolina), with space on the ballot for a write-in candidate. Information about Dr. Battrell...
Canon Hired as Director of Communications
January 9, 2019 —  [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) welcomes Dr. Abbey Canon as Director of Communications. Canon accepted the position currently held by Dr. Harry Snelson, who will assume the...
It's Time to Register for the 2019 AASV Annual Meeting!
January 9, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We hope you've already made your lodging arrangements for AASV's 50th Annual Meeting - now it's time to register for the conference itself! Online registration has just opened for the meeting, to be...
District Director Nominations Under Way in 3 AASV Districts
January 8, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been mailed to all eligible voters in Districts #3 (Arkansas, Kentucky,...
Students: Register for Speed Networking in Orlando
January 8, 2019 —  [AASV]
Students, are you looking for employment following graduation? Could any of us stand to improve our interview, networking, and communication skills?If so, we have the perfect opportunity to do so....
It's Time to Register for the 2019 AASV Annual Meeting!
January 2, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We hope you've already made your lodging arrangements for AASV's 50th Annual Meeting - now it's time to register for the conference itself! Online registration has just opened for the meeting, to be...
Candidate for AASV Vice President: Dr. Mary Battrell
January 2, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The annual election for AASV Vice President is under way. The nominee is Dr. Mary Battrell (Garland, North Carolina), with space on the ballot for a write-in candidate. Information about Dr. Battrell...
District Director Nominations Under Way in 3 AASV Districts
January 2, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been mailed to all eligible voters in Districts #3 (Arkansas, Kentucky,...
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
January 2, 2019 — 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....
Got Photos?
January 2, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Do you have an interesting photo featuring pigs or modern pig production? Consider submitting your image for potential publication on the front or back cover of the Journal of Swine Health and...
People on the Move: Dr. Fernando Leite
December 31, 2018 —  [AASV]
After receiving his PhD at the University of Minnesota, Dr. Fernando Leite is now working as Technical Manager for Enterics at Boehringer Ingelheim, based in Duluth, Georgia. Updated contact...
Holiday Hours
December 26, 2018 —  [AASV]
In observance of the New Year's holiday, the AASV office will close at noon on December 31 and reopen January 2. Here's wishing you a happy and prosperous New...
It's Time to Register for the 2019 AASV Annual Meeting!
December 26, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We hope you've already made your lodging arrangements for AASV's 50th Annual Meeting - now it's time to register for the conference itself! Online registration has just opened for the meeting, to be...
End of Year Giving? Consider the AASV Foundation
December 26, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
As you consider options for year-end giving, keep the AASV Foundation in mind. The AASV Foundation is striving to raise $2 million by AASV's 50th anniversary in order to improve its long-term...
Got Photos?
December 26, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Do you have an interesting photo featuring pigs or modern pig production? Consider submitting your image for potential publication on the front or back cover of the Journal of Swine Health and...
Holiday Hours
December 19, 2018 —  [AASV]
The AASV office will close at noon on December 24 and reopen on December 26 in celebration of the Christmas holiday. In observance of New Year's, the office will close at noon on December 31 and...
District Director Nominations Under Way in 3 AASV Districts
December 19, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Nominations for the office of AASV District Director are currently being sought in three AASV districts. Nomination cards have been mailed to all eligible voters in Districts 3 (Arkansas, Kentucky,...
Got Photos?
December 19, 2018 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Do you have an interesting photo featuring pigs or modern pig production? Consider submitting your image for potential publication on the front or back cover of the Journal of Swine Health and...

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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