Call for 2011 Abstracts - Deadline February 1, 2011
The Society for Theriogenology (SFT) and AmericanCollege of Theriogenologists (ACT) issue a call for research abstracts to be presented at the SFT/ACT Annual Conference August 9-13, 2011 in Milwaukee, WI. Abstracts will be considered in two categories:
Student Case Presentations - Deadline February 11, 2011
Attention to all SFT student members!
The SFT Program Committee is pleased to announce the call for submission of student theriogenology case presentation at the annual conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The competition will be held during the annual conference in August, 2011
Do you know someone who would make a great director on the Therio Board?
In accordance with policy, the Society requests your suggestions for the Board of Directors. Names received from the general membership will be forwarded to the Nominating Committee for consideration. Directors serve a term of three years, beginning at the Annual Conference.
If you would like to suggest an active society member for service as a director on the Board, please submit the following information to the executive office no later than March 21, 2011. Please ensure the individual’s willingness to serve on the Board (if elected) prior to submission. Please direct any questions to Dr. Tom Riddle, chair of the Nominating Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When suggestions are submitted we will need the following contact information on both the person submitting the suggestion and also the suggested individual: name, address, phone, email, and practice type.
Mail or fax information to:
Charles F. Franz DVM
Society for Theriogenology
P.O. Box 3007
Montgomery, AL 36109
|2011 - World Veterinary Year!!!|
2011 is an exciting year to be a veterinarian with the year being the 250th anniversary of veterinary education! French veterinarian Claude Bourgelat is credited with founding the first veterinary school in Lyon, France in 1761, as well as the Alfort Veterinary School in 1764 near Paris.
The Official Opening Ceremony of the World Veterinary Year will kick off the year of worldwide celebratory events on January 24, 2011 at the Palace of Versailles, France. For information on worldwide events and Claude Bourgelat visit the official Vet 2011 web site, www.vet2011.org. For additional information about Vet 2011 events in the United States visit www.avma.org/vet2011/default.asp.
Dues Notices Sent - Updates Needed
All members of the Society for Theriogenology should have received a 2011
dues notice which was mailed out in November. If you have not received yours, please contact the Society office at 334-395-4666.
The postal service has returned several dues notices indicating either
insufficient or wrong address information. You are encouraged to go to the Therio web site (www.therio.org) and check your personal profile to make sure everything is correct. If you have moved or changed your e-mail address or phone number please make the correction on your profile. The Society office will automatically be notified that a change has been made. This will insure
that you do not miss important notices or other Therio news sent through the postal service or by electronic communications.
You may also pay your dues online at that time.
Thank you for your help with this!
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