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"My Veterinary Life" Podcast: Learn from Your Peers
December 21, 2019 —  [Practice]
Need some inspirational podcasts to fill up that holiday travel time? Tune in to AVMA's "My Veterinary Life" podcast series for inspiring stories from your colleagues across the veterinary...
USDA NIFA Accepting Nominations for Veterinary Service Shortage Situations
September 30, 2019 —  [Practice]
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture is currently
Webinar -- Needle Know How
November 21, 2018 —  [Practice]
On November 28, 2018, the National Pork Board will host an hour-long webinar on proper needle use. Three speakers from various segments of the swine industry will enlighten producers, caretakers and...
Webinar -- Needle Know How
November 8, 2018 —  [Practice]
On November 28, 2018, the National Pork Board will host an hour-long webinar on proper needle use. Three speakers from various segments of the swine industry will enlighten producers, caretakers and...
New Brachyspira Diagnostic Method Expected in 2019
May 2, 2018 —  [Practice]
Scientists with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine hope to make a new diagnostic method for identifying Brachyspira more generally available in 2019. Scientists with the University of...
AVMA, AAVMC form Veterinary Futures Commission
April 25, 2018 —  [Practice]
A Veterinary Futures Commission has been established by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC). [Source: AVMA Press...
PAACO Swine Welfare Auditor Course – 3 Spots Left
March 28, 2018 —  [Practice]
The On Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) is the certification course to train potential swine farm auditors using the...
Wisconsin Swine Health Rule – Second Webinar
February 28, 2018 —  [Practice]
The UW-Extension Swine Team, in conjunction with Wisconsin Pork Association, will be hosting a second webinar to provide details on the swine health rule that establishes herd testing requirements...
AVMA Seeks Comment on Revised Model Veterinary Practice Act
February 21, 2018 —  [Practice]
The American Veterinary Medical Association's Model Veterinary Practice Act (MVPA) is a cornerstone policy that is used as a primary resource during the writing and review of veterinary practice acts...
Webinars Offered on PRRS/SECD Rule Changes
February 14, 2018 —  [Practice]
The UW-Extension Swine Team, in conjunction with Wisconsin Pork Association, will be hosting two webinars to provide details on the pending swine health rule that will establish herd testing...
AVMA Seeks Comment on Revised Model Veterinary Practice Act
February 7, 2018 —  [Practice]
The American Veterinary Medical Association's Model Veterinary Practice Act (MVPA) is a cornerstone policy that is used as a primary resource during the writing and review of veterinary practice acts...
AVMA Seeks Comment on Revised Model Veterinary Practice Act
January 24, 2018 —  [Practice]
The American Veterinary Medical Association's Model Veterinary Practice Act (MVPA) is a cornerstone policy that is used as a primary resource during the writing and review of veterinary practice acts...
Shortage of Pain Relief Drugs due to Manufacturing Issue
December 13, 2017 —  [Practice]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reporting a shortage of three pain relief drugs: fentanyl, morphine and hydromorphone. The shortage is due to upgrades being made at a pharmaceutical...
Veterinary Feed Directive Implementation: Lessons Learned
November 29, 2017 —  [Practice]
GlobalVetLINK (GVL®) is hosting a free webinar, Veterinary Feed Directive Implementation: Lessons Learned, on Tuesday, December 5th at 12:00 p.m. CST for veterinarians, feed distributors 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