AAAP details support of responsible antibiotic use

White paper details poultry veterinarian association's support of judicious use of antibiotics in food-producing animals.

The American Association of Avian Pathologists (AAAP), a professional organization of poultry veterinarians and scientists responsible for the health and well-being of commercial poultry, has issued a white paper, "Position on the Judicious Use of Drugs Fed to Poultry & the Risks to Human Health."

AAAP said it fully supports antibiotic stewardship efforts and promotes the responsible use of antibiotics in food-producing animals.

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