American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV)

Academic - Vet-Med

Description

With the state of Iowa being responsible for about one-fourth of this country�s pork production, one expects an emphasis on swine at ISU College of Veterinary Medicine. This local chapter invites speakers to talk about topics related to swine medicine and the pork industry. ISU AASV and its members have a strong connection on a national level, interacting with swine veterinarians and industry professionals from around the world, making a strong connection between students and future employers.

Affiliations

This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

File 1396318100.doc
Tier Student Organization - Registered

Membership Information

Student Members 59
ISU Members 3
Non-ISU Members 0
Allowed Members Veterinary Medicine Students
Allowed Officers Veterinary Medicine Students
Membership Qualifications Veterinary Medicine Students
Membership Restrictions Veterinary Medicine Students
Elections/Selection Spring Semester
Meetings 3-4 lunch meetings per semester, with 2-3 wetlabs for the entire school year

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

Lunch meetings consist of speakers usually brought in from outside the college to discuss a specific topic related to swine health/medicine. Wetlabs vary from year to year, but will usually give a hands-on approach to swine health/medicine.

Description of Special Events

None