Continuing Education (CE)

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AVMA Axon: Your trusted source for digital CE

Continuing education is critical for veterinary professionals looking to stay at the forefront of our field. With new techniques, research, and trends emerging constantly, we look for CE that is relevant, convenient, and practical. We don't just want to learn – We want ways to incorporate this learning into our daily lives. That's how we meet our personal and professional goals.

The AVMA has you covered, whether you're a veterinarian, technician, practice manager, or other team member. In addition to the high-quality CE you rely on at AVMA Convention and other AVMA meetings, we also offer digital CE that takes online learning to a new level.

AVMA Axon, our digital education center, provides a full library of convenient, easy-to-use CE courses with a promise that you'll find ways to apply your learning immediately.

The name AVMA Axon takes inspiration from the axons in the human nervous system, which act as messengers, carrying information from cell to cell to create action. Like them, AVMA Axon transforms learning into activity – by incorporating "Axon Actions" you can implement after completing each course. Axon Actions cement your learning and help you apply it toward achieving your goals.

AVMA Axon helps you transform knowledge and information into new behaviors that make a real impact in your life and the lives of your patients.

With 24/7 access to on-demand courses and recorded podcasts, and a calendar of live webinars to choose from, you're guaranteed high-quality content whenever and wherever you decide.

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Lead & Learn Webinars

AVMA Axon's catalog of live and on-demand webinars gives you flexibility to learn on your own schedule and at your own pace. Gain insight into the topics that matter most to you: clinical matters, practice management, personal and financial wellbeing, leadership, and more.

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My Veterinary Life Podcasts

Tune in for inspiring stories from your peers across the profession. You'll hear from guest veterinarians about the journeys, challenges – and often hilarious anecdotes – that got them to where they are today.

Workplace Wellbeing Certificate Program

Provided in partnership with Merck Animal Health
This multi-module program teaches crucial skills for you and your team to promote a culture of wellbeing in your workplace. The modules can be taken individually or completed as a unit, culminating in an AVMA Workplace Wellbeing Certificate of Completion.

Thank You, Partners!

AVMA Axon is made possible in part through funding from these partners: Merck Animal Health, Royal Canin, Zomedica, Hills Pet Nutrition, CareCredit, and VMG.

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In-person CE

AVMA's conferences and topical symposiums are unrivaled venues for in-person continuing education and networking. These include:

  • AVMA Convention: Our flagship conference held every summer brings together thousands of veterinarians from across the country for five full days of education taught by the best and the brightest in veterinary medicine.
  • Veterinary Leadership Conference (VLC): Three days of networking and workshop opportunities empower current and emerging leaders to hone leadership skills and learn about the inner workings of policy development at the AVMA.
  • Symposiums & Summits: Topical events bring together experts and thought leaders from across the veterinary profession to examine critical, timely issues.

Looking for More?

Search the Meetings and CE Calendar for other upcoming CE events.