OCT. 19 – 21   •   Atlanta, GA   •   Earn 21 CE Hours

Connect ⋅ Learn ⋅ Grow

Come join your fellow veterinarians, technicians, students, practice managers and veterinary staff as the top experts in our profession discuss the latest insights and applications related to your field. Earn up to 21 hours of CE!

Can’t Miss Sessions

Social Media

Friday starting @ 7:30 AM

Join Dr. Caitlin DeWilde for an an overview of social media platforms for veterinary clinics, content your clients will value, managing your Google and Yelp listings, Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Cyberbulling, and the  growing world of Instagram. The session will also cover using social media without crashing your work-life balance.

GVMA HOSPITAL MEMBERS ATTEND THIS TRACK FOR FREE!

Dentistry

Saturday starting @ 8AM

Join Dr. Barden Greenfield, DAVDC, for an overview of Tips to Help You with Difficult Extractions in The Dog and Cat, a Case-based Review of Difficult Oral Procedures (including: malocclusions; Embedded teeth; Addressing types of tooth resorption in the dog and cat; Addressing the discolored tooth), a Complete Review of Oral Malignant and Non-Malignant Tumors and How to Approach Each, in addition to Canine Radiographic Interpretation.

Soft Tissue Surgery

Friday starting @ 7:30 AM

Join Dr. Kevin Benjamino, DACVS-SA, for an in-depth look at common ailments requiring surgery, including an overview of clinical signs, necessary diagnostics, surgical techniques and tips and tricks. Sessions will cover subjects such as laryngeal paralysis, brachycephalic upper airway syndrome, lower urinary obstruction and uroabdomen, Urethrostomies, gastro-intestinal procedures, traumatic abdominal and thoracic hernias, and surgical skin reconstruction.

2018 Fall Convention Mobile Meeting App

The new Fall Convention meeting app has everything you need to make your conference easier.

Whether you want to:

  • create your own agenda
  • contact another registrant
  • find a vendor
  • find a map of the hotel
  • view meeting proceedings
  • Members: This will become the GVMA Membership App, so don’t un-install it!

Download the app through the buttons below!

Speakers

Kevin Benjamino

DVM, DACVS-SA

Board-Certified Veterinary Surgeon,
MedVet Medical and Cancer Center for Pets – Columbus

Wesley Bissett

DVM, PhD

Associate Professor & Director,
Veterinary Emergency Team, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine

Founder & Director,
The Social DVM, LLC

Barden Greenfield

DVM, DAVDC

Owner,
Your Pet Dentist

Tim Hackett

DVM, MS, DACVECC

Director,
James L. Voss Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Colorado State University

India Lane

DVM, MS, EdD, DACVIM

Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs & Student Success,
University of Tennessee

Lara Maxwell

DVM, PhD, DACVCP

Professor,
Dept Physiological Sciences, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University

Amy N. Newfield

CVT, VTS (ECC)

Emergency Head Technician,
BluePearl Veterinary Partners – Waltham, MA

Vice President & Legal CRP,
TSYS

Michael Schaer

DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVECC

Professor Emeritus; Adjunct Professor,
University of Florida, CVM

Lynne Seibert

DVM, MS, PhD, DACVB

Owner,
Veterinary Behavior Consultants, LLC

Laura Smallwood

DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

Medical Director,
Saint Francis Veterinary Specialists

Founder,
Vande Linde and Associates

Location

Atlanta Marriott Century Center
2000 Century Boulevard NE
Atlanta, GA 30345
(404) 325-0000

Discounted Rates until 5pm, Sept. 18

Pricing & Discounts

Download registration form here or register online below.

Want the most “bang” for your buck? Choose “Full” registration!
  • GVMA Member Veterinarians

  • $300
    • Hospital Member Full Registration Rate
    • GVMA Individual Member: $500
    • 2 Day Registration:
      Starting at $250
    • Single Day Registration:
      Starting at $150

  • Non-Member Veterinarians

  • $650
    • Non-Member Full Registration Rate
    • 2 Day Registration:
      $575
    • Single Day Registration:
      $500
    • Want the member rate? You can join during registration!

  • GVMA Member Technicians & Staff*

  • $250
    • Hospital Member Full Registration Rate
    • GVMA Individual Member: $300**
    • 2 Day Registration:
      Starting at $200
    • Single Day Registration:
      Starting at $125

  • Non-Member Technicians & Staff***

  • $325
    • Non-Member Full Registration Rate
    • 2 Day Registration:
      $275
    • Single Day Registration:
      $250
    • Want the member rate? Ask your Doctor to become a member!

*Admission to Tech & Practice Management Tracks Only Upgrade to DVM tracks available at Individual Member rate
**Via discount code – Contact our office.

***Admission to Tech & Practice Management Tracks Only Upgrade to DVM tracks available at Non-Member rate

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