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Four New Directors to Serve on AASV Board
April 1, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Four new AASV District Directors began their 3-year terms of office upon the conclusion of the April 1 Board of Directors' meeting, replacing Drs. Gene Nemechek, Bill Hollis, Jeff Kurt, and Blaine...
AASV publishes Swine Disease Manual, 5th edition
April 1, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians is pleased to announce the publication of the 5th edition of the Swine Disease Manual, edited by Drs Eric Neumann, Alex Ramirez, and Kent Schwartz....
PPE Donations Needed
April 1, 2020 — Abbey Canon [AASV]
State and local health departments across the country are urging business and organizations, including veterinarians, to donate extra personal protective equipment (PPE) to assist human health care...
PPE Donations Needed
March 25, 2020 — Abbey Canon [AASV]
State and local health departments across the country are urging business and organizations, including veterinarians, to donate extra personal protective equipment (PPE) to assist human health care...
Get to Know Your AASV District Director – Jeff Kurt
March 25, 2020 — Abbey Canon [AASV]
Finishing out his second term as the District 9 AASV Director next week, Dr. Jeff Kurt represents members from Minnesota and North Dakota. Dr. Kurt received his DVM from Iowa State University in...
Passing of AASV Member Dr. Hanneke Feitsma
March 25, 2020 —  [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians was saddened to hear of the death of Dr. Hanneke Feitsma. With great sadness, Genus and PIC share with our customers, partners and friends in the...
AASV publishes Swine Disease Manual, 5th edition
March 24, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians is pleased to announce the publication of the 5th edition of the Swine Disease Manual, edited by Drs Eric Neumann, Alex Ramirez, and Kent Schwartz....
Auction Raises $103,000 for AASV Foundation
March 23, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2020 American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation (AASVF) held its annual fundraising auction on March 9th during the 51st AASV Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. The funds raised...
People on the Move: Dr. Amanda Neujahr
March 19, 2020 —  [AASV]
Dr. Mandi Neujahr recently started a position as Staff Veterinarian with Niman Ranch. She will remain located in Northwest Iowa. Dr. Neujahr is a 2017 graduate of North Carolina State University. Her...
People on the Move: Dr. Mark Weaver
March 18, 2020 —  [AASV]
Dr. Mark Weaver recently assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer for Cambridge Technologies. Dr. Weaver was previously CEO of Newsham Choice Genetics, then a private consultant and partner in WW...
AASV Annual Business Breakfast Held at Annual Meeting
March 13, 2020 —  [AASV]
American Association of Swine Veterinarians President Dr Nathan Winkelman reported on the association's membership and activities during the annual breakfast meeting on Tuesday, March 10th. The 2020...
Annual Meeting Proceedings Online
March 11, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The 2020 AASV Annual Meeting is now history, but the opportunity to benefit from the knowledge and experience of others continues to be available to AASV members via the conference proceedings, which...
AASV Honors Awardees at Annual Meeting
March 11, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) honored five members for their contributions to the association and the swine industry. Dr George Charbonneau, 2016 AASV president and 2020...
AASV Foundation Funds Three Research Proposals
March 11, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Dr Lisa Tokach, chair of the AASV Foundation, announced the selection of three research proposals for partial funding during the foundation's annual luncheon on March 8th in Atlanta, Georgia. The...
AASV Installs 2020 Officers
March 10, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Dr Jeffrey Harker was installed as president of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians on March 10, 2020, during the association's 51st Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. He succeeds Dr...
Want to Know More About Your Wheel of Well-Being?
March 10, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
If you were at the AASV Annual Meeting, hopefully you stopped by the new AASV Well-being Center to pick up an American Veterinary Medical Association's (AVMA) Wheel of Well-Being. Learn more about...
Scam Alert
March 3, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Members have reported receiving solicitations from third parties about the AASV Annual Meeting. In the past few years, many of our exhibitors have received unsolicited offers to purchase a list of...
People on the Move: Dr. Steve Larsen
March 2, 2020 — AASV Staff [AASV]
AASV recently received an update from Affiliate Member Dr. Steve Larsen, who was previously employed by the National Pork Board for 13 years. As of last April, Dr. Larsen has been engaged as a...

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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