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New AVPA Executive and Board

I’m sure you are all aware that our stalwart AVPA Board of Susan Bibby, Ben Wells, Branislav Karaconji,(Branko), and Darryl Meaney retired from their office-bearer’s positions within the AVPA at the October 2015 AVPA AGM in Queenstown, NZ. They did... read more

England, after Nantes.  Trevor inducts Professor Frank Jordan, one of his great Idols, into the WVPA Hall of Honour.  Frank is 95.

Frank Jordan passes

The WVPA advised that Frank Jordan from the University of Liverpool passed away recently. Frank was a renowned avian virologist well known for his definitive reviews of ILT virus infections and his teaching and encouragement to many contemporary avian virologists... read more

George Arzey comments on governments’ AI response policy

Members are welcome to comment on George’s views on whether governments are showing a knee jerk reaction in this policy area. Comments should be made through the private members forum after login. Enter via the “Our People” tab to access... read more

Revision of AVA Policies – comments required from AVPA

Dear AVPA and CPV members,   The poultry special interest group was asked at the recent Policy Council meeting to assist in drafting/rewriting the attached AVA Policies on ‘Livestock in peri-urban areas’  and ‘The use of prescription animal remedies’. (NOTE:... read more

Proposed changes to the website

PROPOSED CHANGES TO THIS WEBSITE Following discussions with Giant Media in early June, your website administrator has floated the idea that this website needs to be more proactive and develop an emailing system that periodically brings important events to the... read more

Next Scientific Meeting

The last Scientific Meeting of the AVPA was held in Sydney from 11-12 February in the APSS. Details of the time and location were provided in an attachment to an email sent out by the AVPA Secretary on 22 December 2014. A... read more

Vale Trevor John Bagust 1944 – 2014

Written By:  Kevin Whithear and Jagoda Ignjatovic   Born in 1944 in Tauranga, New Zealand, Trevor John Bagust came from a family of farmers and builders.  His schooling was at Mt Albert Grammar School Auckland, at the completion of which... read more

Vale – Trevor John Bagust 1944 – 2014

Written by Chris Morrow   I attended the funeral of Dr Trevor Bagust, a friend, senior colleague and at times a mentor yesterday (11 March 2014).  I represented the WPVA at the request of the executive (as I was with... read more

Vale – Peter Murray 19.5.1938 – 30.1.2014

We will all miss Peter Murray, the founder of Allfarm Animal Health. Peter had been in deteriorating health over the last year, and died in hospital on 30 Jan 2014. He was the loved and respected father of Branka and... read more

Prescribing Veterinary Antibiotics

While the information in this document is directed to all veterinarians it is of relevance  to poultry veterinarians:   Prescribing Veterinary Antibiotics AVA


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New AVPA Executive and Board

I’m sure you are all aware that our stalwart AVPA Board of Susan Bibby, Ben Wells, Branislav Karaconji,(Branko), and Darryl Meaney... read more

Upcoming Scientific Meetings

Next AVPA Meeting will be held on the Gold Coast from June 1-2.

Details of the Scientific Program developed under the guidance of Dr. Tom Grimes are now available (see Front Page for details).... read more

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