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AAEP Foundation To Host 12th International Equine Colic Research Symposium

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation will host the 12th International Equine Colic Research Symposium, July 18-20, 2017, in Lexington, Ky., at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.  

AAEP On Call Program to Support Horse Health at Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks

An equine veterinarian representing the American Association of Equine Practitioners’ On Call program will assist NBC Sports with horse-health information during the May 5 and May 6 live racing telecasts at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky.  Equine surgeon Dr. Keith Latson will be on hand to provide timely health reports to the media regarding the athletes in the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby races. 

Four Promising New Veterinarians Receive Zoetis/AAEP Foundation Scholarships

Four soon to be veterinary graduates of 2017 committed to careers in equine medicine have been selected to receive $4,000 scholarships from Zoetis and the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation. The awards will be presented during the Nov. 19 scholarship ceremonies, held in conjunction with the AAEP’s 63rd Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas.

Dr. Lucas