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Shrinking caseload ignites $5 million initiative

October 1, 2011

Schaumburg, Ill. — The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) committed $5 million toward a new campaign to improve the economics of the veterinary profession.

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Preventive health guidelines aim to spur client communication, boost practice visits

October 1, 2011

National Report — New preventive health guidelines for dogs and cats were recently unleashed by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).

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Shomer Award posthumously awarded to veterinary dean Franlin M. Loew

October 1, 2011

North Grafton, Mass. — Former dean of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University Franklin M. Loew, DVM, PhD, was posthumously awarded that 2011 Robert Shomer Award at the AVMA Convention in St. Louis in recognition of his significant contributions to veterinary medical ethics.

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Thomas lands NBVME award

October 1, 2011

Bar Harbor, Maine — R. Michael Thomas, DVM, of Indianapolis, Ind., was awarded the 2011 NBVME award by the National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.

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An ounce of prevention

October 1, 2011

Can wellness really turn around the profession? Preventive health guidelines aim to spur client communication, boost practice visits.

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Veterinarians honor 9/11 responders on 10-year anniversary

October 1, 2011

Jersey City, N.J. — Fifty-one members of Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams (VMAT) responded following the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.

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Veterinarians continue to examine health effects of dogs deployed during 9/11 terrorist attacks

September 9, 2011

National Report -- As America marks the 10-year anniversary of Sept. 11, the country will remember the nearly 3,000 people killed that day in terrorist attacks. Alongside those first responders was a special group of canine rescuers who also haven't been forgotten.

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AVMA maps out association's goals through 2015

September 1, 2011

Schaumburg, Ill. — On the heels of an internal report advocating radical change to the way the organization serves the public and the profession it represents, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) released a new plan to govern its growth over the next several years.

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A quiet call to protest

September 1, 2011

NJVMA leaves seat unfilled to question relevance of AVMA's House of Delegates.

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