July 15, 2009


 Board fills vacancies

Posted July 1, 2009

The Executive Board named the following veterinarians to the entities indicated, representing the designated areas. They will begin serving at the conclusion of the House of Delegates session July 10. The duration of terms varies.

Animal Welfare Committee: American Association of Bovine Practitioners, primary—Dr. Maxson B. Irsik, Gainesville, Fla.; Aquatic Veterinary Medicine Committee: extension or diagnostic services—Dr. Roxanna M. Smolowitz, Hatchville, Mass.; Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee: American Association of Avian Pathologists, alternate—Dr. Hector Cervantes, Watkinsville, Ga.; Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates: clinical practitioners holding an ECFVG certificate—Dr. K. Moses Humphreys, Brooklyn, N.Y.; Committee on Environmental Issues: veterinary ecology—Dr. Greg P. Sykes, West Grove, Pa.; zoo and wildlife medicine—Dr. R. Scott Larsen, West Sacramento, Calif.; Food Safety Advisory Committee: aquatic food animal medicine veterinarian—Dr. Hugh Mitchell, Kirkland, Wash.; Group Health and Life Insurance Trust: at-large—Dr. Janet D. Donlin, Topeka, Kan. Legislative Advisory Committee: American Association of Avian Pathologists, alternate—Dr. Bruce N. Stewart-Brown, Salisbury, Md.

The following veterinarians were named as liaisons to the entities indicated. American Association for Laboratory Animal Science—Dr. Kevin M. Lewis, Deerfield, Ill.; American Registry of Pathology—Dr. L. Garry Adams, College Station, Texas; Compendium Committee on Infection Control for Practitioners—Dr. Elysia Schaefer, Savoy, Ill.; Johne's Working Group—Dr. Bhushan M. Jayarao, University Park, Pa.; National Coalition on Food and Agricultural Research—Dr. Michael E. Newman, Decatur, Ala.; Rabies Compendium Committee-NASPHV—Dr. Donald E. Hoenig, Belfast, Maine