Posted Aug. 19, 2015
In Boston, the House of Delegates filled vacancies on AVMA councils and the House Advisory Committee. The results are as follows.
Council on Biologic and Therapeutic Agents
Drs. Edward Wakem, Chesterfield, Virginia, and Jeffrey Powers, Beaver Island, Michigan, representing members at large; Dr. Jessica Light, Sloughhouse, California, representing industry exclusively
Council on Public Health and Regulatory Veterinary Medicine
Drs. Patricia Bennett, Washington, D.C.; Larry Davis, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania; and Arnold Jostock, Dawson, Minnesota, representing agricultural agencies
Council on Research
Drs. Michael Lairmore, Davis, California, and Susan VandeWoude, Loveland, Colorado, representing colleges of veterinary medicine
Council on Veterinary Service
Dr. Kelly Campbell, Wasilla, Alaska, representing a recent graduate or emerging leader; Drs. Grace Bransford, Mill Valley, California, and Gay Gira-Lathrop, Ada, Michigan, representing private practice, exclusively small animal
Drs. Sarah Allison, Urbana, Illinois, and Beth Thompson, St. Paul, Minnesota, representing members at large
House Advisory Committee
Drs. Sandra Faeh, River Forest, Illinois; Douglas Kratt, Onalaska, Wisconsin; and Saundra Willis, Tacoma, Washington,
representing members at large
In addition, the HAC elected Dr. Tim Montgomery, Dacula, Georgia, as its chair.