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Attend the 2016 27th Annual Alabama Vector Management Society Meeting March 10-11th

Posted on January 6th, by Sonja Thomas in About AVMS, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

Register now for the 2016 Alabama Vector Management Society Meeting March 10-11th, 2016 in Orange Beach, AL at the Island House Hotel. Register before February 8th to get the discounted rate for hotel ($119.00 per night) and the conference $99.00.


Save the Date! AVMS Meeting 2016

Posted on October 31st, by Sonja Thomas in AVMS Meetings. No Comments

Save the date for the Annual Alabama Vector Management Society Meeting to be held at the Island House Hotel Orange Beach, AL. March 10-11, 2016! More information to come soon!


AVMS meeting approved by three states for CEU points toward pesticide licenses

Posted on February 8th, by alovell in 2014, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

Executive Board member Kelly Stevens has worked hard to secure approval for our meeting agenda with three different states, and now it is official.  By attending our meeting in full, you will receive:

Ten points for Public Health, Household Pest Control, and Demo&Research to apply toward re-certification in Alabama
Six points each for Public Health, D&R, Pesticide Dealer, and Structural Pest to apply toward re-certification in Tennessee

To view a copy of the meeting agenda, please click here.


Online Registration for 25th Annual AVMS Meeting OPEN!

Posted on December 19th, by alovell in 2014, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

We are updating the AVMS web site daily, and now it is ready to accept your online registrations to attend the 2014 25th Annual AVMS Meeting on March 6-7, 2014.

Please visit the site, whether you are a regular member or an industry sponsor, to sign up.   You can also use your PayPal account, Visa, Mastercard, and American Express to pay online!  As always, you may register online and bring a check with you to the meeting.

Members and Vendors:  click here for more information about the annual meeting and to register online.

Don’t delay!  The pre-registration rate is only available through February 15, 2014.

We are looking forward to another great meeting in Orange Beach, AL.  See you there!



Date Finalized for 2014 AVMS Annual Meeting

Posted on July 22nd, by alovell in 2013, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

The AVMS Executive Board has selected the dates and location for the 2014 AVMS Annual Meeting.  It will be held at the Island House Hotel, as was the 2013 Annual Meeting, on March 6-7, 2014. Stay connected with us to keep abreast of the latest information and preliminary agenda.



New book will be published this spring

Posted on February 28th, by alovell in 2013, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

Click on the title of this article to view clickable links

Former AVMS member and Editor, Dr. Nathan Burkett-Cadena, has written and photographed what is sure to become the most utilized book in mosquito control programs across the region.  Mosquitoes of the Southeastern United States will be available for purchase this spring from the University of Alabama Press.  Click on the title above to order your copy today.

And join us all next week, including Dr. Burkett-Cadena, as we earn certification points for our pesticide licenses and learn about vector management issues in our region!   The AVMS annual meeting starts on March 7 in Orange Beach!  See you there!

Book Pre-Order Form PDF: http://tinyurl.com/nbcbookorderform

 

 



Don’t miss the deadline!

Posted on February 11th, by alovell in 2013, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

Only 4 more days until the early-bird registration fee of $95 goes up to $135.  And, only 4 more days until room rates are no longer guaranteed. Don’t miss the chance to register for the AVMS meeting  now!  Click HERE to register!  Click HERE to reserve your room at the Island House Hotel!


AVMS meeting approved for re-certification points towards pesticide license renewal

Posted on January 28th, by alovell in AVMS Meetings. No Comments

The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries has approved our March 7-8 meeting at the Island House Hotel for re-certification points towards pesticide applicator license renewal.  Attendees will sign a sheet with their license numbers at the end of the meeting to earn 10 points in the following categories:

Demonstration and Research

Public Health

Regulatory Pest Control

Household Pest Control

HPB

*Edited to add that the Tennessee Department of Agriculture has approved the meeting agenda for points in the following categories:

3 pts x two days = 6 pts Structural Pest Control
3 pts x two days = 6 pts Public Health
3 pts x two days = 6 pts Demo & Research
3 pts x two days = 6 pts Pesticide Dealer

And, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has approved the meeting agenda for points in the following categories:

Public Health = 5.5 CEU
Commercial/General = 2.0 … Read More »


Nomination Slate for 2013-2014 AVMS Executive Board Announced

Posted on January 9th, by alovell in 2013, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

The following slate of names was compiled by the chair of the Nominating Committee to be presented at our March meeting.  At that time, nominations will also be accepted from the floor.    We are looking for “a few good women and men!” If you are interested in serving on the board, please contact a board member and let him/her know!

President — Jason Carlee, Alabama Power

President-Elect — Dr. Dee Jones, Alabama Department of Public Health

Secretary — Leigh Salter (3rd of 3-year term), Alabama Department of Public Health

Treasurer — Steve McDaniel (3rd of 3-year term), Alabama Department of Public Health

Editor – Ashley Lovell (3rd of 3-year term), USDA APHIS Wildlife Services

Director 1 — Dr. Fudd Graham (1st of 2-year term), Auburn University Dept. of Entomology and Plant Pathology

Director 2 — Kelly Stevens (2nd of 2-year term), Alabama Department of Public Health

Director … Read More »


2013 Annual Meeting Announcement

Posted on December 2nd, by admin in 2013, AVMS Meetings. No Comments

The 24th annual meeting of the Alabama Vector Management Society  will be held  March 7-8, 2013 in Orange Beach, AL. Visit our Annual Meeting page for more information.  It is worth 10 Alabama Recertification Points. You can now join AVMS and register for the annual meeting on-line!