Veterinary Immunology and Imrnunopathology, 21 (1989) 225-226 Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., Amsterdam - - Printed in The Netherlands
A.A.V.I. N e w s A.A.V.I. DISTINGUISHED VETERINARY IMMUNOLOGIST AWARD The American Association of Veterinary Immunologists Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist Award is intended to honor an immunologist for his/her outstanding contributions to veterinary immunology. The award seeks to honor an individual whose contributions in research, education and leadership are widely recognized as significant and important to the understanding of the immunology of domestic animals. The winner of the 1988 Award was Dr. Ron Schultz, who is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pathobiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Dr. Schultz has over one hundred scientific publications to his credit and served for several years on the Editorial Advisory Board of 'Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology'. Congratulations are due to him for this award.
Announcements 6th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF INSTITUTIONS OF TROPICAL VETERINARY MEDICINE: LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION AND DISEASES IN THE TROPICS
Dates: 28 August-1 September 1989 Place: International Agriculture Centre (I.A.C.), Wageningen, The Netherlands Info.: Prof. Dr. D. Zwart, Wageningen Agricultural University, Department of Tropical Animal Production, Marijkeweg 40, NL-6709 PG Wageningen, The Netherlands. BSI AUTUMN MEETING
Dates: 1-3 November 1989 Place: Kensington Town Hall, London, Great Britain Info.: BSI, 11 Hobart Place, London S W l W 0HL, Great Britain THE PRIMATE MHC: IMPLICATIONS FOR EVOLUTION AND DISEASE
Dates: 19-22 November 1989 Place: Oegstgeest, The Netherlands Info.: Ronald Bontrop, TNO Primate Centre, P.O. Box 5815, 2280 HV Rijswijk, The Netherlands. 7th ANNUAL EASTERN STATES VETERINARY CONFERENCE
Dates: 14-18 January 1990 Place: Marriott's Orlando World Center Hotel, Orlando, Florida, U.S.A. Info.: Eastern States Veterinary Association, 2614 S.W. 34th Street Suite 4, Gainesville, FL 32608, U.S.A. Tel. 904-375-5672.