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2017 AAFV Joint Conference
with AAZV, AEMV, ARAV & NAG

September 24 & 25, 2017

Join us for the American Association of Fish Veterinarians Annual Conference,
taking place September 24 & 25, 2017 in Dallas, Texas.

 More information is located on our 2017 AAFV Conference tab (above)

AGENDA

SUNDAY: WET LABS

Handling Sedation, and Clinical Techniques for Fish - AM

Introduction to Shark Medicine – PM

MONDAY: PRESENTATIONS

Topics covered – Nutrition, Seafood Science, Orthomyxovirus,Gas Buble Disease, Ophthalmology, Coeliioscopy, Global Education, Blood Analysis, Surgical Techniques, and Round Table Discussions on Getting into the Field and Fish Cases

 

OTHER EVENTS

Icebreaker at Dallas World Aquarium
Annual AAFV Member Meeting & Lunch
“Embrace the Ocean” Presentation
Zoo Day at Dallas Zoo
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REGISTRATION

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LODGING

The Embassy Suites Hotel Dallas-Frisco & Conference Center
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Group Name: AMER. ASSOC. ZOO VET 2017

Hilton Garden Inn Frisco
7550 Gaylord Parkway
Frisco, Texas 75034
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Home2 Suites by Hilton Dallas-Frisco, TX
2000 Parkwood Boulevard
Frisco, Texas 75034
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Also see our 2017 AAFV Conference tab at the top of our website
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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

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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

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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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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife
Aquatic Animal Health Veterinarian - Postions are filled

PetSmart, Inc. Veterinarian
Job Description
Deadline: Open

Oregon Senior Fish Pathologist
More infoDeadline: Aug 16, 2017

Postdoctoral Research Positions (2) - UFL-WAVDL
Deadline: Aug 16, 2017
More Info

Louisana State University
Postdoctorial Researcher
More Info

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UPCOMING EVENTS, WEBINARS & CONFERENCES

Aquaculture Health Management Symposium/ American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting
August 20-24
Tampa, FLMore Info

18th International Conference on
Diseases of Fish & Shellfish
September 4-8, 2017
Belfast, Northern Ireland
More Info

36th Fish Feed & Nutrition Workshop
September 11-14, 2017
Brudenell, PEI
More info

AAFV Joint Conference with AAZVA/RAV/AEMV
September 24 & 25, 2017
Dallas, TX

Conference schedule, registration and hotel information will be posted later

2018 AQUATIC MEDICINE SEMINAR
Hosted by Shark Reef Aquarium
March 2-4, 2018
Las Vegas, Nv
More info will be posted later

2018 ISAAH
September 2-6, 2018
Charolettetown, PEI, Canada
More Info