Committee, Trust Positions Available

Nominations Due: March 8, 2018

 

Vacant positions are immediately available on the following committees:

Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee (CPAC)

Food Safety Advisory Committee (FSAC)

Convention Education Program Committee (CEPC)

Nomination instructions:

* = outgoing member eligible for reappointment

Animal Welfare Committee (AWC)

Entity Description: Animal Welfare Committee

Position: American Animal Hospital Association - Alternate Representative
Details: Must be nominated by AAHA
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Jodi Wiktorowski
Nominees: None to date

Position: American Association of Bovine Practitioners - Primary Representative
Details: Must be nominated by AABP
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Christopher Ashworth*
Nominees: None to date

Position: American Association of Fish Veterinarians - Primary Representative
Details: Must be nominated by American Association of Fish Veterinarians
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Leigh Clayton*
Nominees: None to date

Position: American Association of Shelter Veterinarians - Primary Representative
Details: Must be nominated by American Association of Shelter Veterinarians
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Jyothi Robertson*
Nominees: None to date

Position: American Association of Shelter Veterinarians - Alternate Representative
Details: Must be nominated by American Association of Shelter Veterinarians
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Elise Gingrich*
Nominees: None to date

Position: State Veterinary Medical Associations - Alternate Representative
Details: Must be nominated by State VMAs
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Kevin Lewis*
Nominees: Christina Tran

Position: VMAE - Primary Representative
Details: Must be nominated by VMAE
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Jack Advent
Nominees: None to date 

Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee (CPAC)

Entity Description: Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee

Position: Aquaculture and Seafood Medicine – Alternate Representative
Details: Must be submitted by AVMA constituent organizations
Term: July 2017 - August 2020
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Vacant
Nominees: None to date

Position: Zoo and Wildlife Medicine – Alternate Representative
Details: Must be nominated by AAZV and or AAWV
Term: July 2017 - August 2020
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Vacant
Nominees: None to date

Committee on Antimicrobials (CoA)

Entity Description: Committee on Antimicrobials

Position: American Association of Swine Practitioners - Primary Representative
Details: Must be nominated by AASP
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Jennifer Wishnie*
Nominees: None to date

Position: American Association of Swine Practitioners - Alternate Representative
Details: Must be nominated by AASP
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Peter Davies*
Nominees: None to date

Convention Education Program Committee (CEPC)

Entity Description: Convention Education Program Committee

Position: Food Animal/Equine Section Manager
Details: None
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Mark Alley
Nominees: Douglas Ensley

Council on Education (COE) Selection Committee

Entity Description: Council on Education Selection Committee

Position: At Large Member
Details: None of the members of the committee can simultaneously serve on the
committee and either in the House of Delegates or on the Board of Directors or the Council on Education.
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Andrew Hillier*
Nominees: None to date

Early Career Development Committee (ECDC)

Entity Description: Early Career Development Committee

Position: Faculty Advisors
Details: None
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Sarah Reuss*
Nominees: Lauren Wise

 

Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates (ECFVG)

Entity Description: Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates

Position: Representing Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges
Details: Must be nominated by AAVMC
Term: July 2018 - June 2024
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: David McKenzie
Nominees: Steven Marks

Position: Representing Government Service
Details: None
Term: July 2018 - August 2022
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Donald Prater
Nominees: None to date

Food Safety Advisory Committee (FSAC)

Entity Description: Food Safety Advisory Committee

Position: Aquatic Food Animal Medicine Veterinarian – Alternate Representative
Details: None
Term: July 2017- August 2020
Nominations Due:  Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately

Outgoing Member: Vacant
Nominees: None to date 

Governance Performance Review Committee (GPRC)

Entity Description: Governance Performance Review Committee

Position: AVMA Councils
Details: Must be a member of an AVMA Council
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Paul Cook
Nominees: None to date

Legislative Advisory Committee (LAC)

Entity Description: Legislative Advisory Committee

Position: American Association of Swine Practitioners - Primary Representative
Details: Must be nominated by AASP
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Max Rodibaugh
Nominees: None to date

Position: American Association of Swine Practitioners - Alternate Representative
Details: Must be nominated by AASP
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Jason Kelly
Nominees: None to date

 

State Advocacy Committee (SAC)

Entity Description: State Advocacy Committee

Position: Legislative Advisory Committee
Details: Must be an AVMA Legislative Advisory Committee Member
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Elizabeth Nunamaker*
Nominees: None to date

Position: Student AVMA
Details: None
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Matthew Kulpa*
Nominees: None to date

 

Steering Committee on Human-Animal Interactions (SCHAI)

Entity Description: Steering Committee on Human-Animal Interactions

Position: Expert on the impact on the human (i.e. how human animal attachment type/strength impacts the well-being of people) - Primary Representative
Details: None
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: Aubrey Fine
Nominees: None to date

Position: Expert on the impact on the animal - Alternate Representative
Details: Must be a veterinarian or scientist with expertise in non‑domestic human‑animal relationships (wildlife, zoo, aquaria)
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: 

Nominees: None to date

Position: Expert on the impact on the animal - Alternate Representative
Details: Must be a veterinarian or scientist with expertise in domestic animal relationships (animals used for companionship, research, food, work, recreation)
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: 

Nominees: None to date

Position: Expert on the impact on the human (i.e. how human animal attachment type/strength impacts the well-being of people) - Alternate Representative
Details: None
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: 

Nominees: None to date

 Position: Expert on human animal attachment (i.e. an expert on key theories of attachment, bonding and/or interconnectivity among species) - Alternate Representative
Details: None
Term: July 2018 - August 2021
Nominations Due: Ongoing; Position to be filled immediately
Outgoing Member: 
Nominees: None to date

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