This award is given annually to an AVMA member veterinarian to recognize his/her achievements in advancing the welfare of animals via leadership, public service, education, research/product development, and/or advocacy. By doing so, the AVMA hopes to raise public awareness of the important role veterinarians play in:
Eligible veterinarians may be nominated by completing the nomination form and returning the form and appropriate supporting material (as described below) by February 1, 2015 to Animal Welfare Award, AVMF, 1931 North Meacham Rd, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360.
Nominations should be sent to "AVMA Animal Welfare Award", AVMF, 1931 N. Meacham Rd., Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173 for receipt no later than the deadline date specified above.
Direct questions regarding this award to Jody Beckford, AVMF, 847-285-6709.