The 2nd International Conference on Necrotic Enteritis will be held on July 11-12th 2018, just prior to the AAAP Annual Meeting


Items of Interest

Click here for answers to questions about the Veterinary Feed Directives


AAAP Media Coverage

AAAP issues statement on misleading marketing claim for chicken (1/6/17)

The Poultry Site
Watt AgNet
Poultry Health Today
US Poultry Wire

Woody Breast not Linked to Infectious Pathogens or Food Safety
(12/9/16)

AAAP Hall of Honor Inaugural Class
(8/12/16)

Elanco Scholarship News Release


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Gift A Chicken Project, coordinated by Arizona State University, provides rural Ugandan families with flocks of special, hybrid chickens that will guarantee the families better nutrition and a sustainable source of income.

Congratulations to Dr. Jagdev Sharma, & Dr. Sylvia Lemus Sharma.

Learn More here.


 Avian Pathology Continuing Education Materials Available On-Line

A collection of over 600 virtual slides of avian histopathology cases with a reduced rate for AAAP Members

Provided by
Dr. Oscar Fletcher and
Dr. Tahseen Aziz

Available through the Continuing Education office in the College of Veterinary Medicine at NC State


Commentary from CAST available: The Direct Relationship between Animal Health and Food Safety Outcomes


AVMA


Keep our Food Safe


Frequently Asked Questions about Antimicrobial Use and Antimcrobial Resistance


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Special Service Award
2018 Award Information

Deadline for submissions: February 15, 2018

Introduction:

The Special Service Award is given to a person who has made outstanding contributions within the field of avian medicine.  These contributions must be demonstrated through scientific work, organizational involvement, and service to fellow colleagues.  The award shall be in the amount of $1,000.00.

Qualification Criteria:

The nominee shall have made outstanding contributions to avian medicine via scientific work, organizational involvement, and service to colleagues.

Awards will be based on the following:

  1. The cover letter is a letter of nomination.
  2. Statement of special service.  A description of the nature of the activities thought to constitute special service to the field of avian medicine.
  3. List of professional positions.  In addition, state the length of time and activities associated with those positions.
  4. List of memberships in professional organizations associated with avian medicine.  In addition, state any activities the nominee has been involved in relating to these organizations.
  5. List of awards or honors indicative of prior recognition of service to colleagues and to the field of avian medicine.
  6. Statement of impact on other colleagues in the field of avian medicine (local, national, and/or international).
  7. Statement estimating the portion of the career which was devoted to activities in the field of avian medicine.
  8. Special supportive material pertinent to the nominee’s particular area of service (e.g., a bibliography would be suitable for a nominee whose contributions have been largely in the area of research).  If a bibliography is submitted, please highlight 5 references that the nominator feels are most significant.

Previous Winners of this award are:

1975
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
C. A. Bottorff
P. P. Levine
W. R. Hinshaw
B. S. Pomeroy
None
A. S. Rosenwald
S. B. Hitchner
G. H. Snoeyenbos
L. C. Grumbles
M. S. Hofstad
C. F. Hall
W. M. Reid
F. R. Craig
J. Fabricant
None
None
D. P. Anderson
M. S. Cover
R. W. Winterfield, C. W. Beard
H. J. Barnes
B. W. Calnek
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
R. J. Ekroade
C. Riddell
R. L. Witter
L. van der Heide
K. H. Eskelund
H. N. Lasher
S. H. Kleven
G. Cutler, P. Villegas
Dennis Senne
Kimberly L. Sprout
Y. M. Saif
Don Waldrip
Chuck Hofacre
Andy Rhorer
Hector Cervantes
Ching Ching Wu
Gregorio Rosales
Dick Boyd
None
Bruce Stewart-Brown
John Glisson and John Smith

Please send nominations by mail, or E-mail (preferred) to:

American Association of Avian Pathologists
12627 San Jose Blvd., Suite 202
Jacksonville, FL 32223-8638
904.425.5735 (Office)
281.664.4744 (fax)
aaap@aaap.info

 

 
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