Committee on Environmental Issues
The Committee on Environmental Issues entity description; including charge and representation.
Conservation and Environmental Issues
AVMA legislative priorities for veterinarians and veterinary medicine related to environmental and conservation issues.
Environmental responsibility is a One Health issue
The AVMA supports environmental responsibility
Federal Regulations on Conservation and Environmental Issues
This page lists federal regulations the AVMA is working on in the areas of conservation and the environment.
Board acts on environmental policies
The AVMA Executive Board approved revisions to the Policy on Veterinary Wastes in an effort to head off possible federal regulations of how veterinary…
Environmental affairs task force authorized
To enhance the AVMA Committee on Environmental Affairs' ability to address the veterinary profession's environmental issues and concern
Guidelines address feline environmental needs
The American Association of Feline Practitioners and International Society of Feline Medicine released new guidelines on
Scientists prove environmental transmission of CWD
A new study provides the first solid evidence that chronic wasting disease can be transmitted through environments contaminated by
Environmental health focus of this year’s Global Health Summit
Experts in several areas will discuss environmental health issues during the Global Health Summit at the AVMA Virtual Convention 2020
Federal Regulations on Pharmaceutical Issues
This page lists federal regulations AVMA is working on in the areas of drugs, compounding, federal transparency initiatives and vaccines.
Feral Swine Damage Management – Environmental Impact Statement
Formal Title: Docket Number (APHIS-2013-0031); Environmental Impact Statement; Feral Swine Damage Management Brief Description: The Animal and…
HOD passes resolution on workforce issues
AVMA leaders resolved to help address economic, staffing, and morale challenges in the veterinary workforce and they adjusted a series of existing…
American Veterinary Medical History Society – July 18, 2022
The American Veterinary Medical History Society held its annual meeting virtually on July 18. The AVMHS presented awards and seated new officials.
Meet the Board candidate: Dr. Jim Weisman
Candidate: District 6 director - Biographical statement and statement of reason for seeking office.
Nave raises interesting governance issues
Dr. James E. Nave pulled no punches in his address to the AVMA House of Delegates when it assembled July 20-21, the
Kentucky taking on unwanted horse issue
A state known for its horse population is taking matters into its own hands when it comes to the problem of unwanted horses.
Lobbying for animal disease issues
The AVMA Governmental Relations Division will seek funding for revamping the U.S. foreign animal disease research
Sites offer help with waste issues
Two sites are providing guidance for veterinarians on waste storage and removal.
Aligning decisions with critical issues
Initiatives ranging in nature from animal welfare to diversity in the veterinary profession occupied the AVMA Executive Board meeting.
Injunction issued on West Nile vaccine ad campaign
The federal court in the Northern District of Georgia issued a preliminary injunction in May ordering Fort Dodge Animal Health
Disaster and emergency issues committee approved
The AVMA has established a Committee on Disaster and Emergency Issues to help the Association take a lead role
Call issued for nominations to AVMA entities
Nominations are invited for 72 vacancies on AVMA entities and 10 liaison
Corporate, trade issues unfold at Chile summit
Corporate, trade issues unfold at Chile summit Dr. Lonnie King, dean of the Michigan State University…
Draft Framework for the U.S. - Mexico Environmental Program: Border 2020 (November 2011)
Formal title: Docket Number [FRL-9466-2] Notice of Availability of the Draft Framework for the U.S. - Mexico Environmental Program: Border 2020 The…