Steve Lewis, DVM, of Canyon Texas, received the top honor AABP Bovine Practitioner of the Year during the recent AABP Annual Conference in New Orleans. The award, sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., honors a veterinarian in active practice who is active in organized veterinary medicine and who has made significant contributions to bovine medicine.
Other 2015 AABP award winners include:
Merial Excellence in Preventive Medicine
(Dairy) Dr. Daryl Nydam, Freeville, N.Y.
(Beef) Dr. Arnie Hentschel, Harbor Beach, Mich.
AABP Award of Excellence
Dr. David Smith, Mississippi State University
Zoetis Distinguished Service Award
Dr. Glenn Rogers, Aledo, Texas
Merck Animal Health Mentor of the Year Award
Dr. Dean Christianson, Ashley, N.D.
James A. Jarrett Award for Young Leaders
Dr. Elliot Stevens, Lincoln, Neb.
Also recognized at the luncheon were the recipients of the $5,000 AgriLabs Dr. Bruce Wren Continuing Education Award:
(Beef) Dr. Anita Varga, Carpay, Calif.
(Dairy) Dr. Gabe Middleton, Orrville, Ohio
Read more about the AABP awards.