2019 AVMA Convention Daily News

Extra, extra! Get your AVMA Convention Daily News fix with four issues throughout Convention—Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. Read each issue for fascinating features, relevant news and more from within the AVMA and across the entire veterinary profession.

Cat outdoors

Monday, August 5, 2019

Count on managing cat populations

Other Headlines:
  • Veterinarians say they need more training in opioid abuse prevention
  • Residues rare in meat, FSIS official says
  • What do employers, employees want? Communication and relationships
  • Alternatives to fee-for-service could remove barriers to veterinary care
  • Carlson, Teller win top AVMA board seats

Sexual harassment

Sunday, August 4, 2019

HOD addresses sexual harassment; calls for awareness, resources

Other Headlines:
  • Global threats require all health professions
  • Rep. Ted Yoho receives AVMA Advocacy Award
  • Marsh recognized for public service, Bernardo for international work
  • Virginia-Maryland pushes one health–focused education
  • Bands battle to be AVMA's Top Dog

President Howe speech


Saturday, August 3, 2019

As AVMA president, Howe will make communications a priority

Other Headlines:
  • One-health visionary receives AVMA Award
  • Special event, sessions see veterinary technicians take center stage
  • Meritorious Service Award goes to Cox
  • Conservation, research at heart of National Zoo
  • National Academies of Practice advances interprofessional health care

Barbara Natterson-Horowitz


Friday, August 2, 2019

From 'Zoobiquity' to 'Wildhood'

Other Headlines:
  • AVMA Life announces health plan
  • Convention provides CE on opioids from all angles
  • Three recognized for work in welfare, human-animal bond
  • Employers, job seekers to meet and mingle
  • A hot time in the old town tonight

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