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Missed The 2017 AAFV Conference?
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Approved by RACE -
2017 AAFV Conference Webcast!
"This program 1183-30898 is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 8.50 CE Credits (8.50 max) being available to any one veterinarian: and/or 8.50 Veterinary Technician CE Credits (8.50 max). This RACE approval is for the subject matter categories of:
Category One: Scientific
Category Three: Non-Scientific-Practice Management/Professional Development using the delivery method of Interactive-Distance. This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board's CE requirements. RACE does not "accredit" or "endorse" or "certify" any program or person, nor does RACE approval validate the content of the program."
Please note that the only presentation not RACE approved is the Case Report on Goldfish Eye Surgery as it is only 20 minutes in length.
AVMA applauds bill that would increase access to vet care in rural areas
WASHINGTON — The AVMA welcomes the introduction of S. 487, the Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Enhancement Act (VMLRPEA), by Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.). This bill will increase funding available for grants through the Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program (VMLRP), which implements loan forgiveness for veterinarians who commit to serving in federally designated veterinary shortage areas. Representatives Adrian Smith (R-Neb.) and Ron Kind (D-Wis.) introduced companion legislation, H.R. 1268, in the U.S. House of Representatives. Rest of article
Radiographs courtesy of Dr. Shane Boylan, South Carolina Aquarium
Loan, Grant and Research Programs
Request for Applications: New Animal Drug Research
Grants to support the development of new animal drugs intended for minor species or minor uses in major species. Funding Opportunity Announcement #RFA-FD-15-004.
Final Application Date: January 12, 2018
Rqst for Applications HHS National Institutes of Health and USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture: Dual Purpose Agricultural Farm Animal/Human Health Research Grant Funding
More information Deadline Aug 28, 2017/2018
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UPCOMING EVENTS, WEBINARS & CONFERENCES
Aquatic Veterinary Mini-Symposium for Vets, Vet Techs & Fish Owners
November 5, 2017
2018 AQUATIC MEDICINE SEMINAR
Hosted by Shark Reef Aquarium
March 2-4, 2018
Las Vegas, Nv
More info will be posted later
September 2-6, 2018
Charolettetown, PEI, Canada