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Vet Students: Apply for AASV Board Position
October 18, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The AASV Student Recruitment Committee is accepting applications from veterinary students interested in serving as the Alternate Student Delegate on the AASV Board of Directors. This student will...
Psst ... Don't Be Late, It's Time to Donate!
October 18, 2017 —  [AASV]
The AASVF Auction Committee is actively soliciting donations for the 2018 AASV Foundation Fundraising Auction, to be held March 5 during the AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego. Download the donation...
Swine Veterinarians Invited to Apply for Hogg Scholarship
October 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....
Ten $5000 Scholarships to be Awarded in 2018
October 18, 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...
People on the Move: Dr. Cesar Corzo
October 17, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Dr. Cesar Corzo has joined the University of Minnesota as the Allen D. Leman Chair in Swine Health and Productivity. The Allen D. Leman Chair in Swine Health and Productivity was established in 1995...
Rock the Boat - SEAL the Deal in San Diego!
October 11, 2017 —  [AASV]
Since the 1920's, the San Diego Harbor area has been the home of the US Navy, Airforce, Marines, and Coast Guard stations. The well-known and elite Navy SEALS train and deploy from there. San Diego...
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
October 11, 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....
People on the Move: Dr. Karen Lehe
October 11, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Dr. Karen Lehe recently joined Diamond V as their new Director of Swine Business. Her updated contact information is available at www.aasv.org/members/only/directory.php. Are you on the move? If so,...
Nominate Exceptional Colleagues for AASV Awards
October 10, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Do you know an AASV member whose dedication to the association and the swine industry is worthy of recognition? The AASV Awards Committee requests nominations for the following five awards to be...
People on the Move: Dr. Dave Wright
October 10, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Dave Wright from Buffalo, Minnesota, who has been the coordinator for the Minnesota N212 voluntary regional PRRS/PED elimination project since 2010, has accepted an additional part-time position...
Nominate Exceptional Colleagues for AASV Awards
October 4, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Do you know an AASV member whose dedication to the association and the swine industry is worthy of recognition? The AASV Awards Committee requests nominations for the following five awards to be...
People on the Move: Dr. Carolina Feoli
October 4, 2017 —  [AASV]
AASV Affiliate Member Carolina Feoli, PhD has accepted a position as Swine Nutritionist for CSA Animal Nutrition, a new company that provides nutrition solutions and services for meat, milk and egg...
People on the Move: Dr. Betsy Newton
October 4, 2017 —  [AASV]
AASV Affiliate Member Betsy Newton, PhD is now serving as Swine Nutrition Director for CSA Animal Nutrition, a new company that provides nutrition solutions and services for meat, milk and egg...
People on the Move: Dr Douglas Weiss
October 3, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Dr. Douglas Weiss's email address has changed since retiring from Phibro Animal Health earlier this year. After more than 40 years of continuous membership in AASV, Dr. Weiss applied for and was...
Jim Kober Involved in a Farming Accident
September 27, 2017 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Dr Jim Kober provided the following information and asked that I share it with our AASV members. "I wanted to let you know that I had a serious farm accident on September 7th that resulted in...
Wanted: A Few (more) Good Tips
September 27, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We've had several members volunteer to share a practice tip during the AASV's Got Talent seminar at the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego, but we could use a few more tips to fill the seminar. So...
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
September 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....
Last Call: Industrial Partners Submissions Due Friday
September 26, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) invites submissions for the Industrial Partners oral and poster sessions at the 49th AASV Annual Meeting. This is an opportunity for commercial...
Wanted: A Few (more) Good Tips
September 20, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We've had several members volunteer to share a practice tip during the AASV's Got Talent seminar at the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego, but we could use a few more tips to fill the seminar. So...
People on the Move: Dr. Carmen Alonso
September 20, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Carmen Alonso recently transitioned from her position as a Senior Consultant with Elanco Animal Health's Innovation and Knowledge Solutions team in the USA to begin a new enterprise as an...
People on the Move: Dr. Tim Snider
September 20, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Tim Snider has recently made the transition from his role on the PIC North America Health Team as a Health Assurance Veterinarian in the Upper Midwest region of the USA to a new role with PIC as...
AASV Website to be Offline Briefly Friday
September 19, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
AASV's website will be shut down for transfer to an updated facility on Friday, September 22. The site's migration will begin at 9:00 PM Central Daylight Time (10:00 EDT) and is expected to take less...
Industrial Partners Submissions Due Sept 29
September 19, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) invites submissions for the Industrial Partners oral and poster sessions at the 49th AASV Annual Meeting. This is an opportunity for commercial...
Wanted: A Few (more) Good Tips
September 13, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We've had several members volunteer to share a practice tip during the AASV's Got Talent seminar at the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego, but we could use a few more tips to fill the seminar. So...
AASV Past Presidents Compete for New Donors
September 13, 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....
People on the Move: Dr. Jennifer Wishnie
September 13, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Jennifer Wishnie recently accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Animal Science at California Polytechnic State University (better known as Cal Poly). Her teaching and research program...
Call for Industrial Partners Submissions
September 12, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) invites submissions for the Industrial Partners oral and poster sessions at the 49th AASV Annual Meeting. This is an opportunity for commercial...
Wanted: A Few (more) Good Tips
September 6, 2017 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We've had several members volunteer to share a practice tip during the AASV's Got Talent seminar at the 2018 AASV Annual Meeting in San Diego, but we could use a few more tips to fill the seminar. So...
People on the Move: Dr. Raul Abraham Gonzalez
September 6, 2017 —  [AASV]
Dr. Raul Abraham Gonzalez recently accepted a position as Health Consultant with Cargill. He will provide technical support across Mexico, Central America, and other Latin American countries...

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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