October 01, 2001


 Share your expertise; speak at 2003 AVMA convention

Posted Sept. 15, 2001

The AVMA Convention Management and Program Committee invites proposals from potential speakers for the 2003 AVMA Annual Meeting in Denver, July 19-23. The deadline for submissions from member veterinarians and other interested individuals is March 1, 2002.

Speakers can categorize their topic as representing one or more of the following sections: Companion Animal Medicine—surgery, exotics, human-animal bond, or other; Personal and Professional Development—practice management, communications, health/wellness, law/ethics, or informatics; Food Animal/Equine—aquaculture, equine, bovine, small ruminant, swine, or complementary and alternative medicine; Public and Corporate Practice—advances in veterinary medicine, food safety, international veterinary medicine, laboratory animal medicine, military medicine, or public health medicine; Veterinary Technician; and Wet Labs.

Applications may be downloaded and printed from the AVMA Web site, www.avma.org. Click on "2001 AVMA Convention Wrap-up," then on "Other" in the Convention Links, and "2003 Call for Speakers." Forms may also be obtained from the March 15, 2001 JAVMA, page 973, or by calling (800) 248-2862, ext. 268. Complete the form as a cover letter for your proposal.

Mail your completed form and proposal to the AVMA, Attn.: Convention, 1931 N. Meacham Rd., Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173-4360; or fax to (847) 925-1329.