AAFSPHV is the nation's premier professional organization dedicated to the collaboration of veterinarians engaged in the practice of food safety, public health, and preventive medicine.

Mission

The mission of the Association is to promote the science and art of food safety, public health, epidemiology, and preventive medicine by providing an expert forum for the discussion of issues of importance to the veterinary profession and the development of professional recommendations and resolutions. The Association consistently supports programs to promote and improve the professional education, communication, and collaboration among public health veterinarians in order to reduce human illness, animal illness and promote public health.