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AAAP Inducts 19 More Avian-health Professionals into Hall of Honour

18 August 2017

US - Recognising their many contributions to the world poultry industry, the American Association of Avian Pathologists recently inducted 19 more avian-health professionals into its Hall of Honour.

On hand at the AAAP’s 60th annual conference to receive their honours were Gregg J. Cutler, DVM, Cutler Associates International; Aly Fadly, PhD, USDA-Agricultural Research Service; Birch McMurray, DVM, Central Soya; Bruce Stewart-Brown, DVM, Perdue Farms; H.L. Shivaprasad, PhD, University of California, Davis; John Smith, DVM, Fieldale Farms and Alectryon LLC; Pedro Villegas, PhD, University of Georgia; and Don Waldrip, DVM, Zoetis.

"Whether it be in research and development, teaching, collaborating with colleagues, developing new programmes or volunteering, these individuals are passionate about their causes and their dedication inspires others," said Suzanne Dougherty, DVM, executive vice president of AAAP.

The complete list of AAAP’s Hall of Honour inductees is available online. AAAP will add new members to its Hall of Honour each year.

The American Association of Avian Pathologists is an international association whose mission is to promote scientific knowledge to enhance the health, well-being, and productivity of poultry to provide safe and abundant food for the world. For more information, visit

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