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2014 Podcast Series: Mike Eisenmenger
August 1, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

2014 Podcast Series: Christa Goodell
July 31, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

PEDv Update – July 30, 2014
July 30, 2014 — Harry Snelson [An.H.]
The NAHLN was unable to provide AASV with the weekly update in time to meet our Wednesday deadline. The weekly New Case Report will be posted on the AASV web site as soon as we receive it....

Applied Animal and Public Health Research and Extension Symposium Seeks Presenters
July 30, 2014 —  [Conf.]
Have you worked on a project or developed resources related to animal or public health recently? Would you like to share it with an avid audience? Coordinators for the 10th Annual Applied Animal and...

Restrictions on the Importation of Fresh Pork and Pork Products From a Region in Mexico
July 30, 2014 —  [Gov.]
USDA APHIS is proposing to amend the regulations governing the importation of animals and animal products to define a low-risk classical swine fever region in Mexico from which USDA would allow the...

Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act heads to the White House
July 30, 2014 —  [Practice]
The U.S. Senate recently passed the U.S. House’s version of the Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act, completing the final step to send this bill to President Obama. This bill is extremely important to...

Despite One New Case PED Situation in Canada Remains Stable
July 30, 2014 —  [An.H.]
The manager of the Canadian Swine Health Intelligence Network reports, with the exception of one new case reported in the past month, the PED status in Canada remains stable. With the exception of...

U.S. Court Upholds FDA Animal Feed Policy Despite Health Concern
July 30, 2014 —  [Pharm.]
A divided federal appeals court upheld a U.S. Food and Drug Administration policy allowing the use of various antibiotics in animal feed, even if such use might endanger the public health. [Source:...

2014 Podcast Series: Jeremy Pittman
July 30, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gain additional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

AVMA Council on Education Seeks Site Visitors
July 30, 2014 —  [News]
The Council on Education (COE) is now accepting applications for veterinarians interested in serving as Site Visitors. Applicants with a background in large animal medicine are encouraged to apply....

Call for Student Abstracts: AASV 2015 Annual Meeting
July 30, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians announces an opportunity for veterinary students to make a scientific presentation during the Student Seminar at the AASV annual meeting in Orlando,...

Call for Research Topics: AASV 2015 Annual Meeting
July 30, 2014 — AASV Staff [Conf.]
Plans are underway for the 46th annual meeting of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), to take place in Orlando, Florida on February 28 – March 3, 2015. As part of the meeting,...

AASVF Golf Outing Registrations Due August 7
July 30, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
It's time to recruit your golf team! The popular AASV Foundation Golf Outing is set for Thursday, August 21 at Fox Ridge Golf Club in Dike, Iowa. The foundation is pleased to recognize the industry...

Position Announcement: Assistant Director of Science and Technology
July 29, 2014 — National Pork Producers Council [Jobs]
The Washington, D.C. office of the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) seeks an Assistant Director of Science and Technology to develop and implement policies and programs focused on food and feed...

Position Announcement: Health Assurance Veterinarian
July 29, 2014 — PIC [Jobs]
With a vision of "pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world," PIC seeks a Health Assurance Veterinarian to be involved in the development of the PIC Health Assurance...

Position Announcement: Senior Associate Director, Swine Professional Services
July 29, 2014 — Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. [Jobs]
A Senior Associate Director of Swine Professional Services is sought to oversee and lead professional service veterinary team to provide technical support to the swine sales and marketing efforts of...

2014 Podcast Series: Scott Stehlik
July 29, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

2014 Podcast Series: Daren Miller
July 28, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

2014 Podcast Series: Brad Chappell
July 27, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

2014 Podcast Series: Dyneah Classen
July 26, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

Swine Veterinarian Public Policy
July 23, 2014 — Harry Snelson [Ind.]
The U.S. pork industry is under mounting criticism from opponents of modern farm animal production methods. Much of this criticism is not based on science. To help balance the scales, the National...

Applied Animal and Public Health Research and Extension Symposium Seeks Presenters
July 23, 2014 —  [Conf.]
Have you worked on a project or developed resources related to animal or public health recently? Would you like to share it with an avid audience? Coordinators for the 10th Annual Applied Animal and...

CRWAD Call for Abstracts Announcement
July 23, 2014 —  [Conf.]
The 2014 CRWAD Meeting will be held December 7 - 9, at the Chicago Marriott, Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois. The meeting will begin with the Researchers Reception, Sunday evening. The...

Passion for Pigs Slated for August 26th in Cedar Rapids
July 23, 2014 — AASV Staff [Conf.]
Passion for Pigs and Veterinary Medical Center of Williamsburg, Iowa are teaming up to host the Passion for Pigs Seminar and Trade Show at the Hotel Kirkwood Event Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The...

2014 Podcast Series: Darwin Kohler
July 23, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 28 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...

Call for Research Topics: AASV 2015 Annual Meeting
July 23, 2014 — AASV Staff [Conf.]
Plans are underway for the 46th annual meeting of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), to take place in Orlando, Florida on February 28 – March 3, 2015. As part of the meeting,...

AASVF Golf Outing: It's Time to Recruit and Register!
July 23, 2014 — AASV Staff [AASV]
It's time to recruit your golf team! The popular AASV Foundation Golf Outing is set for Thursday, August 21 at Fox Ridge Golf Club in Dike, Iowa. The foundation is pleased to recognize the industry...

Swine Vets, Researchers Encouraged to Submit Proposals for BIVI PRRS Research Awards
July 23, 2014 —  [PRRS]
Since 2003, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., (BIVI) has contributed more than $900,000 through its Advancement in PRRS Research Awards to fund 37 selected research programs. According to...

Position Announcement: Swine Extension Veterinarian - Iowa State University
July 22, 2014 — Iowa State University [Jobs]
The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University is seeking applications for a full-time, clinical or tenure-track position in the department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal...

Position Announcement: US Pork Technical Services - Managing Veterinarian, PRRS Specialist
July 22, 2014 — Zoetis [Jobs]
Zoetis, the leading animal health company, seeks a veterinarian with at least 5 years of relevant experience to provide PRRS-related scientific input and expertise, as well as technical support, to...

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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