MAY 4 – 6   •   Pine Mountain, GA   •   19 HOURS OF CE OFFERED

Connect ⋅ Learn ⋅ Grow

Come join your colleges as the top experts in our profession discuss the latest insights and applications related to your field. Earn up to 20 hours of CE!

Speakers

Associate Professor & Ruminant Veterinarian,
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

State Veterinarian,
Georgia Dept. of Agriculture

Founding Partner,
The Quinton Group, LLC

Brenton Credille

DVM, PhD, DACVIM (Large Animal)

Assistant Professor, Beef Production Medicine, Field Services Section Head,
University of Georgia

Jeff Heldt

BS, MS, PhD

Beef Technical Services Manager,
Micronutrients USA, LLC

Lee Jones

DVM, MS

Associate Professor, Beef Production Medicine,
University of Georgia

Owner & Veterinarian,
Animal Medical Center | Progressive Beef Consulting Services and Research

Steve Nickerson

BS, PhD, MS

Professor of Animal & Dairy Science,
University of Georgia

Michael Overton

DVM, MPVM

Advisor, Dairy Analytics,
Elanco Knowledge Solutions

Andrew Parks

MA, Vet MB, MRCVS, DACVS

Olive K. Britt & Paul E. Hoffman Professor & Department Head,
University of Georgia CVM, Dept. of Large Animal Medicine

John Paterson

BS, PhD, MS

Territory Manager,
Neogen GeneSeek

Emmanuel Rollin

DVM, MFAM

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dairy Production Medicine,
University of Georgia

Veterinarian & Resident of Farm Theriogenology,
Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine

DL Step

DVM, DACVIM

Technical Manager,
Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health

Daniel Thomson

DVM, PhD, MS

Owner,
Thomson Livestock Consulting, LLC

Can’t-Miss Events

Friday General Session

Farmers and Veterinarians: a team hard to beat

Friday’s general session will feature nationally-renowned speakers Dr. Nels Lindberg and Dr. Dan Thomson. The session will focus on greater productivity, efficiency, health and welfare, with an emphasis on better outcomes, better profits and better beef. This session is for producers, veterinarians and the entire production team.

Saturday Breakouts

Beef – Health Programs for Beef Cattle: Vaccinating Calves and Commingling Cattle; Helping Producers Capture the Value of Their Cattle; Acquisition and Analysis of Pregnancy Check Data

Dairy – Economic and Management Considerations for Dairy Heifers; Harvesting Milk Quickly and Gently; Role of Horn Fly Control in Prevention of Mastitis in Dairy Heifers

Required CE

LEAP approved sessions in

  • anaplasmosis
  • state regulatory issues
  • VFD
  • honey bees

Foundation Sporting Clays Fundraiser

Join us for an afternoon of sporting clay shooting fun at the beautiful Big Red Oak Plantation, Gay, GA before you begin your weekend of education! Bring your best and be ready for a day of fun with your colleagues and friends.

Proceeds benefit the GVMA Foundation and will help support its mission to promote Georgia Service animals, support public education and awareness of veterinary care, and to provide assistance programs for under-served animals.

Visit www.gvmafoundation.org/sporting-clays-fundraiser to learn more!

Location

Callaway Resort & Gardens
17800 US-27
Pine Mountain, GA 31822
(866) 801-5313

Discounted Rates until April 3, 2018.

Discounted rates are as follows*:

  • Mountain Creek Inn – $109
  • Lodge & Spa – $139
  • Mountain Creek Villa – $149

*Rates are per night and exclusive of tax and resort fees. Use Group Code 1228038

Pricing & Discounts

Want the most “bang” for your buck? Choose “Full” registration!

  • Full (3-day)

  • $265
    • Full Registration Rate
    • VMA Member: $265
      Non-Member: $300

  • Saturday OR Sunday

  • $125
    • 1 Day Rate for Saturday or Sunday
    • VMA Member: $125
      Non-Member: $150

  • Friday

  • $75
    • 1 Day Rate for Friday
    • Georgia Cattlemens Association Members & Non-Veterinarians: $50
      VMA Members & Non-Members: $75

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