September 15, 2014


 Board makes appointments

Posted Sept. 3, 2014

The AVMA Executive Board, now called Board of Directors, meeting July 23 in Denver, named the following individuals to the entities indicated, representing the designated areas. The duration of each term varies.

Animal Welfare Committee

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges—Dr. Kurt Weingand, Glendale, Arizona

Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee

Zoo and wildlife medicine alternate—Dr. Mark Drew, Boise, Idaho

Committee on International Veterinary Affairs

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges—Dr. Arve Willingham, Basseterre, St. Kitts, West Indies; Recent graduates or emerging leaders—Dr. Shannon Mesenhowski, Washington, D.C.

Liaison-Codex Alimentarius Commission, Committee on Food Hygiene

AVMA Food Safety Advisory Committee—Dr. Jennifer Koeman, Des Moines, Iowa