Allied Meetings

Swine Meeting

Friday, November 3
8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. • Room 303
Sponsored by AASV and Zoetis. The conference registration fee includes admittance to the Swine meeting. A $60 pre-registration fee will be charged for individuals who plan to attend the swine meeting only.


NC Diversity in Veterinary Medicine Meeting

Saturday, November 4
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. • Room 402

9:00 – 9:20 – Dr. Allen Cannedy – Welcome/Introductions/CVM Diversity Initiatives Updates 

9:20 – 9:50 – Dr. Quincy Hawley – “Updates on North Carolina Association of Minority Veterinarians”

10:20-11:10Dr. Jennifer Brandt – “Update from AVMA on Diversity Initiatives” Moderated by Dr. Tracy Hanner, Hosted by Dr. Peter Cowen

11:20 – 12:10 – Dr. Phil Nelson “Creating a Culture of Inclusion Requires Genuine Intention” Moderated by Dr. Tracy Hanner, Hosted by Dr. Henry Wall

12:10 – 1:10- Lunch Break

1:10 – 2:00 – Dr.  Linda Jacobson – “”Diversity in the Veterinary Profession Then and Now” A practitioner’s story about her diversity experiences in the veterinary profession. Moderated by Dr. Tracy Hanner, Hosted by Dr. Andrea Gentry

2:10 – 3:00 – Veterinary Students as One In Culture and Ethnicity (VOICE): Joe Grennon, Ty Smith & Jayda Bussey-Spratling “What is VOICE and what are they doing for the veterinary profession” Moderated by Dr. Tracy Hanner