Dr. Douglas Freeman, ACT member and past president (2003-2004) and SFT member has been elected president-elect of AAVMC. Freeman, dean of the Western College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan, earned his DVM degree from the University of Minnesota and a PhD degree from the University of Idaho and is a Diplomate in the American College of Theriogenologists. Read the full release.
The mission of the ACT is to promote animal well-being, reproductive health, responsible breeding and genetic practices, and efficient management of breeding-age animals in agriculture, veterinary practice, zoos, preserves, and ecosystems. In particular, the ACT envisions development of focus areas in theriogenology to incorporate the following in theriogenology/reproductive medicine:
1. Population control for domestic and non-domestic animals including feral animals, free-ranging and captive wildlife.
2. Genomics in livestock and companion animal practice.
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