2018 Humane Endings Symposium

November 2-4, 2018
Westin O’Hare, Rosemont, IL

Experts on humane endings for animals will come together to present cutting-edge research and practical experience in the application of methods of euthanasia, slaughter and depopulation across many species.

Attendees will learn how the AVMA formulates its guidance, and contribute to the knowledge base and conversation that shapes it.

Who Should Attend?

This is a must-attend event for anyone involved with end-of-life decision making for animals, including:

  • Veterinarians who implement humane killing techniques
  • Government employees, facility directors and accreditation representatives who are involved with regulation of these activities
  • Producers of educational programs, standards or protocols in these areas of practice
  • Representatives of animal-based industries and humane societies

Interested in Being a Speaker?

The AVMA invites you to submit proposals for inclusion at the Humane Endings Symposium 2018. The call for abstracts is now open. Please submit your abstracts before May 29, 2018. Check this website for more information coming soon!

For more details, contact humaneendings@avma.org.

View Videos from the 2014 Symposium