Madison, Wis.-Fewer and fewer students are entering veterinary school
with a background on the farm, but a teaching herd at the University of Wisconsin
(UW) will help students gain a better understanding of dairy management.
Schaumburg, Ill.-The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
Governmental Relations Division, in partnership with the American Veterinary
Medical Foundation (AVMF), is accepting applications for the 2003-04 AVMA/AVMF
Congressional Science Fellowship Program.
Perry, Iowa-The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) says the sow housing guidelines that were recently passed by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) are sound, based in science and important for the swine industry.
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).
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.
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