Dr. Maria Cooper
Here at the IVMA, we are on the move – both figuratively and literally! In mid-December, the IVMA headquarters will be moving from the Pan Am Plaza in downtown Indy to Discovery Hall on the Indiana State Fairgrounds.
IVMA Board Proposes Changes to Bylaws
As you may be aware, the IVMA Board of Directors appointed a Governance Task Force over a year ago to assess the viability of the current IVMA governance structure – both for the Board of Directors and the standing committees of IVMA.
Bovine veterinarians must be committed to the humane treatment of cattle and their welfare. In the Veterinarian’s Oath we swear to “use our scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health and welfare, the prevention and relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge”.
Overcoming Communication Challenges
Terra Shastri, Manager of Business Development – Ontario Veterinary Medical Association
“Help! We’ve been really busy lately and staff are getting frustrated with each other because no one seems to know what is going on and we look really disorganized in front of clients. How do we fix this?”