About JAVMA



 
JAVMA Staff   AVMA Officers Business Information
 
Editors
Dr. Kurt J. Matushek,
Editor-in-Chief
 
Dr. Craig A. Smith,
Associate Editor
 
Dr. Helen L. Simons,
Associate Editor
 
Dr. Gussie J. Tessier,
Associate Editor
 
Dr. Alexandra L. Winter,
Assistant Editor
 
Dr. Rosemarie Seymour,
Assistant Editor
 
Dr. Christopher R. Byron,
Assistant Editor
 
Dr. Roxanne Pillars,
Assistant Editor
 
Dr. Bruce G. McLaughlin,
Adjunct Editor
 
JAVMA News
Susan C. Kahler,
Senior News Editor
 
R. Scott Nolen,
Senior News Reporter
 
Katie Burns,
Senior News Reporter
 
Greg Cima,
News Reporter
 
Malinda Larkin,
News Reporter
 
Anita Suresh,
News Assistant Reporter
 
Administrative Staff
Merri B. Benney,
Senior Assistant to the
Editor-in-Chief
 
Carol J. Obodzinski,
JAVMA Secretary
 
 
Production
Nicholas T. De Luca,
Managing Editor
 
Justin D. DeAre,
Publications Technology Specialist
 
Linda G. Blatchford,
Online Technical Assistant
 
Julie L. Stangeland,
Senior Production Coordinator
 
Victor L. Schultz,
Senior Copy Editor
 
Tram T. Le,
Copy Editor
 
Nicholas J. Roman,
Copy Editor
 
Lindy J. Paczak,
Copy Editor
 
Christina M. Banks,
Display Advertising Associate
 

Ian W. Tancun,
Advertising and Subscription Fulfillment Associate

Jennifer S. Brady,
Advertising and Subscription Fulfillment Associate

 

Library
 
Diane A. Fagen,
Librarian
 
Danielle Hildebrandt,
Library Technical Assistant
 
 
Graphic Design
 

Cheryl A. Atkins,
Design Services Manager

Justin D. Murray,
Graphic Designer
 

Michele L. Morin,
Production Designer

 

 


 
 
Dr. Clark K. Fobian,
President
 
Dr. Theodore J. Cohn,
President-Elect
 
Dr. Walter R. Threlfall,
Vice President
 
Dr. Barbara A. Schmidt,
Treasurer
 
Dr. Douglas G. Aspros,
Immediate Past President
 
Dr. Thomas F. Meyer,
Executive Board Chair
 
Dr. V. Hugh "Chip" Price,
Executive Board Vice Chair
 
Dr. W. Ron DeHaven,
Executive Vice President
 
Dr. Elizabeth A. Curry-Galvin,
Assistant Executive Vice President
 
AVMA District Directors  
 
Dr. John H. de Jong,
District I
 
Dr. Mark P. Helfat,
District II
 
Dr. Michael E. Newman,
District III
 
Dr. Larry G. Dee,
District IV
 
Dr. Gary S. Brown,
District V
 
Dr. Chester L. Rawson,
District VI
 
Dr. John A. Howe,
District VII
 
Dr. V. Hugh "Chip" Price,
District VIII
 
Dr. Michael L. Whitehair,
District IX
 
Dr. H. Theodore Trimmer,
District X
 
Dr. Thomas F. Meyer,
District XI
 
 
Editorial Office
1931 N Meacham Rd, Suite 100
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360
Phone: 847-925-8070, ext 6752
Fax: 847-925-9329
E-mail: JAVMA@avma.org

Web site: www.avma.org/journals

The Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (ISSN 0003-1488) is published semimonthly at 1931 N Meacham Rd, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360. Periodicals postage paid at Schaumburg, Ill, and at additional mailing offices.

Opinions and statements expressed in the JAVMA reflect the views of the contributors and do not represent the official policy of the American Veterinary Medical Association, unless so stated. Placement of an advertisement does not represent the AVMA's endorsement of the product or service.
 
Subscriptions
Subscription price for nonmembers in the United States and possessions, $255 per year; for nonmembers in foreign countries, $265 per year. Single copies are $40 (United States and possessions) and $45 (foreign countries). For subscriptions and customer service, contact the JAVMA by mail (AVMA M&FS Division, 1931 N Meacham Rd, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360), phone (800-248-2862, ext 6639/6640), or e-mail (subscriptions@avma.org). For AVMA members, address changes can be made online at www.avma.org, by clicking on Member Center. Postmaster: send address changes to JAVMA Address Changes, 1931 N Meacham Rd, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360.
 
Copyright
Material printed in the JAVMA is covered by copyright. All rights reserved. No portion may be republished, reproduced (including photocopying), displayed, or transmitted without prior written permission from the publisher. Address permission requests to Diane A. Fagen, Permissions Coordinator (phone, 847-925-8070, ext 6770; fax, 847-925-9329; e-mail, dfagen@avma.org).

 
Reprints
For author inquiries, contact Cindy Eyler at The Sheridan Press (phone, 800-352-2210, ext 8008; fax, 717-633-8929; e-mail, cindy.eyler@sheridan.com). For commercial inquiries, contact Beth Ann Rocheleau at Rockwater Inc (phone, 803-359-4578; fax, 803-753-9430; e-mail, brocheleau@rockwaterinc.com).

 
Display Advertising 
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Classified Advertising
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AVMA Information  
 
  The Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association is owned and published by the American Veterinary Medical Association.
 
  AVMA Offices
  1931 N Meacham Rd, Suite 100
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360
Phone: 847-925-8070 or 800-248-2862
Fax: 847-925-1329

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Washington, DC 20036-1642
Phone: 202-789-0007 or 800-321-1473
Fax: 202-842-4360
 
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Medical Foundation
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Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360
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