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President's Message

After some late snow storms for many of us I think spring has finally decided to stick around for a while! In the spirit of spring and fresh starts I put together a little list of tips for the new graduates to help them survive their first few months in practice, or maybe at least it’ll be entertaining on a day when they need it. Hopefully, those of you who have been practicing already can relate and add your own tips to the list!
  • If you’re lucky enough to work in a practice where you are on call, never ever comment on how quiet the phone has been! It’s a guaranteed way to make it start ringing off the hook and you’ll spend the rest of the night or weekend at the clinic. Learn to quickly silence anyone else who dares to comment on the phone not ringing also! More...


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Dr. Chuck Lemme New AVMA District Director

It was announced on April 1 that Dr. Chuck Lemme of Cedar Rapids won a seat on the AVMA Board of Directors representing District 7. District 7 includes the states of Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Dr. Lemme will serve a six year term from 2018 - 2024. Dr. Lemme expressed his gratitude to the IVMA membership, "I am excited about the opportunity to continue to serve the veterinarians of Iowa as a member of the AVMA Board of Directors. I would like to thank all of you for your support in the election and a big thank you to the IVMA officers, Board of Directors and the great IVMA staff for all the help they gave me during the campaign. I couldn't have done it without all of you, " he said.

Join the IVMA Power of Ten Leadership (POTL) Initiative

If you are out of veterinary school less than seven years and want an opportunity to get involved in organized veterinary medicine, network with your peers and learn new skills, the Power of Ten Leadership Initiative (POTL) is for you!

POTL participants join a network of their peers in a series of learning experiences over 9 months, that help to enrich and benefit them, their practice, community, profession, and association. For more information about POTL, including what past participants have to say about POTL, click here. The deadline for applications is July 2, 2018.


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