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June 14, 2011

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Bayer Scholarship
Technician Stampede
TVTA Survey

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Volunteers still needed in Joplin, MO!


The ASPCA is still in need of volunteers for several positions in Joplin, MO, including daily care, intake and treatment. The ASPCA will also have a MASH unit spay and neuter operation during this week (June 13 - 19) for which volunteers are needed as well. If you or any of your staff are able to go to Joplin to volunteer for any amount of time, please contact the ASPCA. The ASPCA will cover all related expenses. Contact Lanie Anton, ASPCA Community Initiatives Director, at or 973-628-9494. You can also contact Alison Cardona, Director of Operations, Field Investigations and Response at Donations can be made to the ASPCA by texting "PLEDGE" to 25383 or by going to the ASPCA website.

Deadline for Bayer Scholarship extended! 


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The deadline for the Bayer Scholarship has been extended from June 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011. Winners of this scholarship will recieve up to $4,000 to attend a veterinary conference. Scholarship funds are for expenses related to travel, accomodations, meals and conference registration for any single conference in the continental United States. Eligible applicants must be NAVTA members and submit an CE quality article related to a current issue in parasitology. All submissions must be sent to by the June 30th deadline. For additional details, click here.


  Matt Stillwell to perform at Technician Stampede!


Nashville recording artist Matt Stillwell will be entertaining AVMA attendees during the Technician Stampede on Monday, July 18th. The Technician Stampede will also feature a mechanical bull and some delicious food; it will be held in the Renaissance Grand Hotel in Majestic Ballroom D from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Be sure to join us there!


Another chance to participate in TVTA survey!

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The Tennessee Veterinary Technician Association is still looking for participants for their survey regarding technicians and farm calls. Please click here to take the survey and help a fellow organization.


Call for nominations for the 2012 NAVTA Executive Board!

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2012 NAVTA Executive Board. Positions up for election include President-Elect, Treasurer and Member-At-Large. New Executive Board members will be elected in late fall 2011 and instilled into office at the General Membership Meeting in early 2012. For more information on these positions and their responsibilities, visit the NAVTA website. Nominations will be accepted until August 1, 2011.