Upcoming Events
Medical University of South Carolina Swine Course
Charleston, SC
5-7 February 2018
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15th CDC International Symposium on Biosafety
Atlanta, GA
10-14 February 2018
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2018 ACLAM Forum
Lake Tahoe, NV
28 April-2 May 2018
Hyatt Regency-Lake Tahoe
2018 ACLAM Certifying Exam
Hyatt Regency, Bethesda, MD
1 July 2018
 December 2017
President's Message: 1
ACLAM Announcements: 2
Foundation News: 7
Open Positions: 9




ACLAM membership is open to all veterinarians who are certified as ACLAM Diplomates. ACLAM members in good standing enjoy all membership rights and privileges, including participation in meetings, voting, and holding office, except as provided in the Constitution and Bylaws.

ACLAM Members


Officers and Board of Directors

ACLAM has five officers: the President, President-Elect, Vice President, Immediate Past-President, the Secretary-Treasurer, all of which are elected by ACLAM membership.

The Board of Directors consists of six Diplomates elected by ACLAM membership plus the ACLAM officers.


Officers 2017-18

Stuart Leland, President
Joseph Thulin, President-elect
John Bradfield, Past President
Donna Clemons, Vice President
Timothy Mandrell, Secretary/Treasurer

Board of Directors

Donna Jarrell (2018)
Jon Reuter (2018)
Debra Hickman (2019)
Michael Talcott (2019)
Angela King-Herbert (2020)
Scott Mischeler (2020)

Executive Director

Melvin W. Balk

Support Personnel

AALAS, Webmaster
Nanette Kleinman, Newsletter Editor

David Small, Photo historian
Bill White, Executive Director Backup
Mel Balk, BOD Liaison

Representatives to Other Organizations

AAALAC Representative
Michael Talcott (2020)

AALAS Affiliate Contact
Mel Balk

ASLAP Representative
Angela King-Herbert

ABVS Representatives
Bob Quinn (2020)
Rick Fish (alternate)

IACLAM Representatives
Pat Turner
Bill White
Michele Bailey
John Bradfield - BOD Liaison