AVMF Impact E-Newsletter

July 2021

Thank you for your support of the American Veterinary Medical Foundation's mission. Through your generosity, we are able to provide charitable veterinary care, disaster relief, veterinary student scholarships, and research grants that help veterinarians help animals.

IN THIS ISSUE

Your Contributions in Action: Paradise Camp Fire rescue
Foundation News: Charitable Care Grants are Now Available
Future of the Profession: Paola Cruz Ramos
Grizzly's Safety Tips for a Cool Summer
More AVMF Programs
Donor Wall of Fame


Your Contributions in Action: Paradise Camp Fire rescue

When Dr. Jyl Rubin woke up on November 8, 2018, she had no idea she would lead a critical disaster relief effort, helping more than 30 animal victims of the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California's history at the time. The Paradise Camp Fire was the costliest natural disaster in the world in 2018 in terms of insured losses. 

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Foundation News: Charitable Care Grants are Now Available

The AVMF National Veterinary Charitable Care Grant Program provides AVMA member veterinary practitioners with a simple and effective way to offer low or no-cost, necessary veterinary services to the animals of clients facing personal hardships due to COVID-19 or domestic violence.

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Future of the Profession: Paola Cruz Ramos

“This is my 2nd year having the privilege of receiving the Merck Animal Health Scholarship and I could not be more humbled and grateful. This not only helps me financially but also motivates me to keep working for my dreams since I know that there are people out there who believe in me.”

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Grizzly’s Safety Tips for a Cool Summer

Keep your pet safe and cool. These simple tips will help your fur babies safe and comfortable throughout the hottest months.

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More AVMF Programs

THANK YOU

Thank you to the AVMF Board of Directors and Board of Advisors and the greatest supporters of the AVMF.
We can’t do it without you.

    

 

John Howe, DVM, Chair 
José Arce, DVM
Michael Q. Bailey, DVM
George Bishop, DVM
Karen Bradley, DVM
Grace Bransford, DVM
Mary Ergen, DVM
Sandra Faeh, DVM
Ronald E. Gill, DVM
Arnold Goldman, DVM, MPH
Robert Knapp, DVM

Douglas Kratt, DVM
Chuck Lemme, DVM
Melanie Marsden, DVM
Seyedmehdi Mobini, DVM
Lori Teller, DVM, DABVP
Sandy Willis, DVM, MVSc, DACVIM
Kimberly Littleton Topper, MS
John Pennell, DVM 
Karen L. Davis, DVM, Chair

 

Janet Donlin, DVM
Ginger K. Brainard, Ph.D
Heather Case, DVM, Vice Chair
Larry Dee, DVM
Joe DiPietro, DVM
Clark Fobian, DVM
Larry Kornegay, DVM
Melanie A. Marsden, DVM
Hidayah Martinez-Jaka 
Doug McInnis, DVM