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Veterinarians and public health
When people think of veterinarians, they usually think of doctors for animals. But veterinary medicine also crosses over into public health...
Council on Public Health
COPH Entity Charge
AVMA Public Service Award
This award honors an AVMA member veterinarian for outstanding public service or unusual contributions to public health and regulatory veterinary…
Stop Smoking – For Your Health and Your Pets’ Health
You don’t need us to tell you the harm that smoking can do to your body, or the risks posed to children and others from secondhand smoke. But perhaps…
COVID-19: Protecting your veterinary team during the pandemic
Veterinary employers and teams need protocols to protect the health and safety of team members and clients. This resource will help you develop and…
COVID-19 legislation and regulations
Find information about the laws and regulations enacted to assist veterinary small business owners, veterinarians, and veterinary students during the…
Considerations for mobile and house call veterinarians during the COVID-19 pandemic
AVMA's recommendations apply to both small and large animal practice, and are based on proven techniques applied in many different disease outbreaks.
COVID-19 social tools
Help share trustworthy information about COVID-19 and its effects on pets and the veterinary profession. Download these social media images, and share…
Veterinary practices are “essential businesses”
The AVMA urges all authorities to designate veterinary practices as essential businesses, and also ensure their ability to obtain necessary medical…
U.S. Government Agencies and Global Veterinary Medicine
The United States government works with its counterparts around the world to ensure a secure U.S. food supply and robust public and environmental…
John P Huntley DVM, MPH, DACVPM
Recipient: Public Service Award 2011 2248 29th CT NWOlympia, WA 98502 Dr. Huntley is a 1980 graduate of Cornell University College of Veterinary…
AVMA media relations guide
Connect with our media relations team for help reporting on topics related to veterinary medicine.
Vision, mission and values
The AVMA's vision statement, mission statement, and core values guide the association's priorities and behavior.
AVMA staff leadership
Meet the AVMA’s staff leadership team.
Councils, committees, task forces, and trusts
The volunteers on AVMA councils, committees, task forces, and trusts guide the AVMA's work on issues of importance to veterinary medicine.
State and allied groups
These state, territorial, and allied groups comprise the House of Delegates, ensuring that the AVMA encompasses all of veterinary medicine.
2019 Winter HOD Proceedings
Proceedings of the AVMA House of Delegates (HOD) 2019 Winter Meeting, held January 2019.
AVMA's antimicrobial commitment
Veterinarians and the AVMA promote antimicrobial stewardship
Dr. Lawrence D. McGill
Dr. Lawrence D. McGill is a candidate for AVMA Board of Directors in AVMA District IX
Volunteer opportunities with AVMA councils
Council members must be nominated one of the 68 organizations represented in the House of Delegates, or by petition of 10 voting members of the AVMA.
Letters to Governors regarding ownership of wild animals
On October 19, 2011, fifty-six (56) wild animals were set loose from their cages by the owner of a private farm in Zanesville, Ohio prior to his…
National Policy for Oceans, Coasts & Great Lakes - (Part 3)
Formal title: Interagency Policy Task Force; Interim Framework for Effective Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning On December 9, 2009, the Interagency…
Committee on Antimicrobials
The Committee on Antimicrobials advises the AVMA Board of Directors on antimicrobial topics, serving as the primary resource to the AVMA on…
Arnold L. Goldman, DVM, MPH - Biographical Summary
Dr. Arnold Goldman is a candidate for AVMA Board of Directors, representing District I.
Committee on Antimicrobials Positions Available
Volunteers are sought to serve on the new AVMA Committee on Antimicrobials beginning in September 2016.