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2017 federal Employee Pay Rates Table


UPCOMING MEETINGS:
No upcoming meetings at this time.

PAST PRESENTATIONS

Dr. Michael Gilsdorf: NAFV Updates  |  August 6, 2016| AVMA Convention Meeting


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES & EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: USDA Animal & Plant Health Inspection Services

Veterinary Medical Officer   |   Job Announcement 
Salary Range: $59,246.00 to $92,316.00/PY
Posting closes: Monday, 10/31/2016
Control Number: 451774900
Job Announcement Number: 24VM-APHIS-DH-2016-1375

Farmer-to-Farmer (F2F) program of the Agriculture and Food Security Partners of the Americas.

  • F2F promotes economic development and food security abroad by sending volunteer agricultural specialists from the U.S. to provide technical assistance to foreign producers, cooperatives, agribusinesses, NGO’s, and educational institutions.
  • Assignment goals vary depending on the needs of incountry host organizations and typically last 2-3 weeks.
  • In appreciation of the volunteer’s service, F2F covers the cost of all assignment-related expenses including travel, food, and lodging.

NAFV Responds to GAO Report of Federal Veterinary Workforce
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) conducted an audit of the Federal veterinary Workforce last year. Earlier this month they released their conclusions in a report. NAFV has released their response to the report. Read both bellow:

GAO Report 

NAFV Press Release on GAO Report 


Dossier H5N2: Virus likely spreads by multiple routes.


Federal Veterinarian: Point – Counter Point: Petition     |     COLA ANNOUNCEMENT      |     AVMA FY17 Appropriations

Improving Federal Veterinarian Capacity: A Vital Issue in U.S. Homeland Security Click here for more information

By Joel C. Spangenberg, MA, MLS, MEM, CHS-V, PMP