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AVMA recognized veterinary specialty organizations (RVSO)

Total active board-certified diplomates (as of December 2007) = 8,885*

Recognized Veterinary Specialty Organizations (RVSO)

Number of Diplomates*
American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) 819
Avian 125
Beef Cattle 12
Canine & Feline 453
Dairy 34
Equine 78
Feline 77
Food Animal 20
Swine Health Management 20
American Board of Veterinary Toxicology (ABVT) 95
American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) 686
American College of Poultry Veterinarians (ACPV) 263
American College of Theriogenologists (ACT) 334
American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists (ACVA) 158
American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) 41
American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology (ACVCP) 48
American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) 181
American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care (ACVECC) 234
American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) 1,771
Cardiology 159
Small Animal Internal Medicine 904
Large Animal Internal Medicine 433
Neurology 151
Oncology 196
American College of Veterinary Microbiologists (ACVM) 157
Bacteriology/Mycology 36
Immunology 45
Microbiology 66
Virology 52
American College of Veterinary Nutrition (ACVN) 53
American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) 298
American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) 1,461
Anatomic Pathology 1,230
Clinical Pathology 266
American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine (ACVPM) 578
Epidemiology 59
American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) 314
Radiation Oncology 65
American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) 1,192
Small Animal 168
Large Animal 100
American College of Zoological Medicine (ACZM) 107
American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC) 95
 

*Some diplomates are certified in more than one specialty or specialty organization.

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