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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2002

Schaumburg, Ill.- Days prior to the American Veter-inary Medical Asso-ciation (AVMA) annual convention in July, group leaders took on a mass mailing designed to derail rival education equivalency standards put forth by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB).

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill.-The rift between the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) regarding their rival foreign graduate equivalency programs takes a backseat at the 2002 AVMA Annual Convention in Nashville, Tenn.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2002
Montclair, N.J.-It costs George Cameron, DVM, $6,000 a month in health insurance premiums to cover the 20 employees on his payroll. That's not small change, but it's a far cry from the near $96,000 he annually expended for staff coverage before signing on with the New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association's (NJVMA) group health benefits plan - the country's only veterinary association offering such a service
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill.-The rift between the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) regarding their rival foreign graduate equivalency programs takes a backseat at the 2002 AVMA Annual Convention in Nashville, Tenn.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2002
If Dr. Joe M. Howell could pen his legacy right now as the 122th president of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), it would be that he paid attention to the right issues and responded appropriately.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
Schaumburg, Ill.­­As a result of the American Veterinary Medical Association's (AVMA) two-phase redistricting plan, two new members have been named to the executive board.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Duluth, Ga.-The American Animal Hospital Association and Merial have teamed up to launch a new consumer education campaign on the importance of visiting the veterinarian.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002
Schaumburg, Ill.-The American Veterinary Medical Association's (AVMA) disaster relief efforts just received a major shot of funding.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002

Schaumburg, Ill.-Not since 1995 has more than one candidate run for the presidency of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).

Now Drs. Jan E. Bartels and Jack O. Walther say they're sparking competitive flames within the AVMA as presidential hopefuls in the 2002 election.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Duluth, Ga.-The American Animal Hospital Association and Merial have teamed up to launch a new consumer education campaign on the importance of visiting the veterinarian.
Apr 01, 2002

Schaumburg, Ill.-Access to veterinary products via the Internet, from credible and charlatan pharmacies, is a trend that is here to stay.

And it will likely become more prevalent, experts predict.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Denver-The recently-released second edition, Neurological Examination for the Busy Practitioner, is designed to be a quick-access reference tool for veterinarians who perform such exams.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2002

Legal complications void plans to unite the groups' rival educational equivalence standards for foreign graduates

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Schaumburg, Ill.-Adding to its swine, bovine and equine recommendations, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) puts forth judicious use of antimicrobial guidelines for cats and dogs.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Following a DVM's animal abuse conviction, the country's largest veterinary group publishes statement on humane restraining methods