Events & Opportunities

Check out all the exciting upcoming events and opportunities available to student chapter members and student associate members. Click on the links to receive more information about a specific topic or event.


  • 66th Annual IVSA Symposium - December 9 - 19, 2017 held in South Africa. Meet with colleagues in the veterinary medical field from all over the globe!
  • AVMA Veterinary Leadership Conference - January 4 - 6, 2018. To be held at Hyatt Regency Chicago. One student from each college represented in the SAVMA HOD is invited to attend.
  • SAVMA Symposium 2018 - March 15 - 17, 2018 - held by University of Pennsylvania. Designed to expose students to areas of veterinary medicine that are not usually covered in their regular curricula and promote networking among future colleagues. Registration begins November 2017.
  • AVMA Legislative Fly In - March 25 - 27, 2018. Join AVMA and SAVMA members for a two-day visit to our Nation's Capitol to learn about our political process and grassroots advocacy. Look for more information about how to register this fall. 
  • AVMA Annual Convention - to be held on July 13 - 17, 2018 in Indianapolis, IN. The AVMA Annual Convention helps students gain professional knowledge and network with practicing veterinarians and AVMA leadership.
  • SAVMA Chapter Summit - August 24 - 25, 2018. One SAVMA Chapter President and one Faculty Advisor from each student chapter in the SAVMA HOD are invited to attend.
  • SAVMA One Health Project supports local One Health events at veterinary schools across the nation.
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