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ACVAA 2013 News

Congratulations to SurgiVet Resident Abstract Award Recipients

Added 11 Sep 2013

The SurgiVet Resident Abstract Award judges (Tamara Grubb, Jacob Johnson and Lyon Lee) selected a first place and 3 honorable mention award winning abstract presentations from the 15 given on Sunday, September 9th. First place went to Stephanie Keating's abstract "Pharmacokinetics of a constant rate infusion of fentanyl in dogs during isoflurane anesthesia and following sedative administration during anesthesia recovery" (OVC). The 3 honorable mention abstracts were: Stefania Grasso's "The hemodynamic impact of acepromazine or dexmedetomidine premedication on isoflurane anesthetized dogs" (PU), Gregg Griffenhagen's Pharmacokinetics of a single induction dose of propofol with or without benzyl alcohol administered intravenously in cats" (CSU) and Noah Pavlisko's "Evaluation of tissue hemoglobin saturation (StO2) via near-infrared spectroscopy during hypoxemia and hyperoxemai in beagles" (VMRCVM).

Congratulations to ACVAA Foundation Grant Recipients

Added 11 Sep 2013

The recipients of the 2013 ACVAA Foundation Grants were: Gregg Griffenhagen, a 3rd year resident at Colorado State University and Leone Warne, as second year resident at the University of Melbourne. Gregg presented 3 abstracts and Leone gave a resident focus presentation.

Welcome to 17 new ACVAA Diplomates

Added 11 Sep 2013

As of Saturday, September 7th, the ACVAA membership has grown by 17 new diplomates. They are: Chiara Adami of Berne, Switzerland Kate Bailey of Raleigh, NC Deanne Caines of Stouffville, ON Jill Maney of Palm Springs, FL Odette, O of Basseterre, St. Kitts Christopher Quinn of Wagga Wagga, NSW, AU Shannon Beazley of Saskatoon, SK Daniel Boruta of Basseterre, St. Kitts Jeannette Cremer of Newmarket, Suffolk, UK Eleanor Drynan of Kardinya, WA, AU Lisa Ebner of Columbus, OH Giacomo Gianotti of Philadelphia, PA Amber Hopkins of San Diego, CA Margaret Wypart of Peasanton, CA Mariana Crumley of Kennett Square, PA Tiffany Granone of Gainesville, FL Tokiko Kushiro-Banker of Kennett Square, PA

ACVAA Written Exam Cut Score Report

Added 17 Jul 2013

Please go to the Documents & Forms Section of the website to access the written exam cut score report from Prometric.