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2017 AAFV Joint Conference

Embassy Suites Now Open for Booking

Conference Announcement
and Call for Proposals

September 24 & 25, 2017

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

Click here for more information

AAFV Student members! 
We have great news - our guidelines and eligibilty have been updated!
The American Association of Fish Veterinarians (AAFV) recognizes the burgeoning cost of veterinary education coupled with the fact that most veterinary schools do not provide training in aquatic veterinary medicine. Thus, the AAFV Student Scholarship Program has been established to assist veterinary students in their quest to increase their experience and training in aquatic veterinary medicine, specifically fish. This includes, but is not limited to, participating in aquatic programs, short courses, externships, conferences and presentations and research projects. The AAFV Executive Board and Student Scholarship Committee has set the amount for each scholarship at $500. The number of scholarships offered each year will be dependent on available funds. Scholarships will be presented once a calendar year and need to be used within one year of being awarded.  More details are on our "Student Resources" page.


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



Aquatic Animal Health Recruitment Fellowship, UC-Davis
Job Description
Deadline April1, 2017

Veterinarian and Marine Biological Laboratory Scientist                                 Job description  Application

Associate Veterinarian Position
More info



AFS-FHS & GLFC-FHC Joint Meeting
April 2-3, 2017
Schedule, Abstract and Registration
Poster Guidelines

2017 AQUAVET® I & II & III Courses
May 28 - July 30, 2017
More info

58th Western Fish Disease Workshop
June 20-22, 2017
Call for Papers, registration, more information

Fourth Annual Animal Welfare Short Course
June 7-9, 2017
More info

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