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2019 Podcast Series: Jon De Jong
May 17, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...
Revised JSHAP Author Guidelines Now Available
May 14, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The author guidelines for the Journal of Swine Heath and Production (JSHAP) have been updated and are now available online. Authors should consult these guidelines when preparing a manuscript for...
May is Mental Health Month
May 8, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Hear AASV members share their stories in the Veterinary Wellbeing video, created for the AASV's Golden Anniversary under the direction of AASV member Dr. Sarah...
Save the Date: AASV Foundation Golf Outing
May 8, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Mark your calendar! The popular AASV Foundation Golf Outing is set for Thursday, August 22 at Veenker Memorial Golf Course in Ames, Iowa. Proceeds from the event benefit the AASV Foundation and...
People on the Move: Dr. Marisa Rotolo
April 30, 2019 —  [AASV]
Effective April 29, Dr. Marisa Rotolo has joined PIC as a Health Assurance Veterinarian. She will be responsible for the implementation and communication of the PIC Health Assurance program, and will...
Save the Date: AASV Foundation Golf Outing
April 18, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Mark your calendar! The popular AASV Foundation Golf Outing is set for Thursday, August 22 at Veenker Memorial Golf Course in Ames, Iowa. Proceeds from the event benefit the AASV Foundation and...
Obituary – Dr. Norman Stewart
April 9, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
It was with great sadness that we learned of the recent death of Dr. Norman Stewart. Dr. Stewart was the liaison for the AASV Foundation-Merck Animal Health Veterinary Student Scholarships and will...
Obituary – Dr. David Van Metre
April 9, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
We were saddened to learn of the sudden death of Dr. David Van Metre, AASV faculty contact, professor of livestock medicine and surgery, and instructor of swine medicine at Colorado State University...
Got Suggestions? (for the 2020 Annual Meeting)
April 3, 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...
Past Presidents Rise to the Challenge
March 27, 2019 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During August 2017, then AASV Foundation Chairman Dr John Waddell initiated the Past Presidents' Challenge to help the foundation achieve its $2 million goal by the 2019 AASV 50th Anniversary Annual...
Got Suggestions?
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...

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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