OCT. 18 – 20   •   Alpharetta, 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!

Location

THE HOTEL AT AVALON

9000 Avalon Blvd
Alpharetta, GA 30009
678.722.3600

Discounted rooms still available at Holiday InnHyatt, & Fairfield Inn.

**shuttle services available

You can also use this handy Google Maps link or Hotels.com to view nearby hotels with similar rates!

(room block at Hotel Avalon is sold out)

Can’t Miss Sessions

Behavior

Saturday starting @ 8:00 AM

Join Dr. Lynne M. Siebert for a crash course in the behavioral issues that plague so many of your patients. These dynamic sessions will cover topics like The Real House Cats of Atlanta: Feline Drama, Fear Factor: Conquering Noise Aversion, Here Comes Honey Poo Poo: Canine House Soiling and Myth Busters: The Truth About Aggression.

Emergency/Critical Care

Friday starting @ 7:30 AM

Join Dr. Nyssa Levy, for an overview of Critical Care and Emergency Medicine, including topics such as “Don’t forget to breathe: How to approach common respiratory emergencies”, “Pleural space disease: When in doubt aspirate it out”, “Now that you’ve brought it up: approach to the vomiting patient” & “You’re not you when you’re hungry: Nutritional support for the small animal patient”.

Backyard Poultry

Friday starting @ 7:30 AM

Join Dr. Teresa Y. Morishita, for an in-depth look at Backyard Poultry Medicine Basics, Common Digestive and Respiratory Diseases of Backyard Poultry, Common Reproductive Diseases, Incubation Issues, and Diseases of Young Poultry and Disease Outbreaks and Opportunities in Backyard Poultry Medicine for the Veterinary Practitioner.

GVMA Mobile App

The GVMA 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 app provides easy access to your GVMA Membership information, so don’t un-install it!

Download the app through the buttons below!

Speakers

Erin M. Beasley

DVM, PhD, DACVIM-LA

Clinical Assistant Professor,
UGA College of Veterinary Medicine

Paul H. Earley

MD, DFASAM

Medical Director, Georgia Professionals Health Program, Inc.
President, Federation of State Physicians Health Program (FSPHP)
Owner, Earley Consultancy, LLC

David Filer

DVM, MS

Surgeon,
Veterinary Referral Surgical Practice

Jon M. Fletcher

DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

Associate Professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences,
Louisiana State University

William Gengler

DVM, DAVDC

Specialist Clinician,
Dallas Veterinary Dentistry & Oral Surgery

Stephanie Gilliam

RVT, MS, CCRP, VTS (Neurology)

Veterinary Technician,
University of Missouri Veterinary Health Center

Sharon Gwaltney-Brant

DVM, PhD, DABVT, DABT

Adjunct Assistant Professor (Remote),
University of Florida

Partner,
dvmSuccess Vet Group

Nyssa Levy

MS, DVM, DACVECC

Assistant Professor, Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Michigan State University

Heather Lindell Tally

PharmD, BS, RPh, FSVHP, DICVP

Assistant Pharmacy Manager,
UGA Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Brendan McKiernan

DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

Professor Emeritus,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Teresa Y. Morishita

DVM, MPVM, MS, PhD, DACPV

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Poultry Medicine & Food Safety,
Western University of Health Sciences

Thomas Noone

DVM, DACVS

Surgeon,
Veterinary Referral Surgical Practice

Founder, President, CEO,
Southern Financial Consultants, Inc.

Rebecca “Beki” Regan

DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Veterinary Oncologist,
Sage Veterinary Centers

Veterinary Technician,
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists

Vice President – Legal CRP,
TSYS

Owner & Veterinarian,
Benning Animal Hospital

Robert Schick

DVM, DACVD

Veterinary Dermatologist,
BluePearl Veterinary Partners

Lynne M. Seibert

DVM, MS, PhD, DACVB

Veterinary Behaviorist,
Veterinary Behavior Consultants

Partner,
dvmSuccess Vet Group

Ravi Tolwani

DVM, PhD, MSx

Partner,
dvmSuccess Vet Group

Owner & Veterinarian,
Dallas Highway Animal Hospital

Founder,
Vande Linde & Associates

Kahrma Wagner

DVM, MS, DACVS

Surgeon,
Veterinary Referral Surgical Practice

Sales, Appraisals & Marketing Associate,
Simmons & Associates Southeast

Link Welborn

DVM, DABVP, CCRT

Owner & Veterinarian,
Tampa Bay Animal Hospitals

R. David Whitley

DVM, MS, DACVMO

Professor & Associate Chair, Shelter Medicine Programs
University of Florida

Pricing & Discounts

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

To fax registration, download form here.

“LEAP CE only” registration is also available for the 2019 VetSouth Conference (limited to a maximum of 2 CE hours). Members receive this at no additional cost. Non-members will pay a fee of $250.

VENDORS

Vendors are not permitted in the CE classrooms. Vendors that register for the conference will be cancelled. For exhibit and sponsor opportunities view this document.

Online Registration is Now Closed.

Visit us Onsite to Register for the Conference.

  • GVMA Member Veterinarians

  • $515
    • Individual Member 3-day Registration Rate
    • GVMA Hospital Member: $315
    • 2 Day Registration:
      Starting at $265
    • 1 Day Registration:
      Starting at $165

  • Non-Member Veterinarians

  • $675
    • Non-Member 3-day Registration Rate
    • 2 Day Registration:
      $600
    • 1 Day Registration:
      $525
    • Want the member rate? You can join during registration!

  • GVMA Member Technicians & Staff*

  • $315
    • Individual Member 3-day Registration Rate
    • GVMA Hospital Member: $265**
    • 2 Day Registration:
      Starting at $215
    • 1 Day Registration:
      Starting at $140

  • Non-Member Technicians & Staff***

  • $350
    • Non-Member 3-day Registration Rate
    • 2 Day Registration:
      $300
    • 1 Day Registration:
      $275
    • 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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