AVMA Virtual Convention 2021

AVMA Virtual Convention

July 29 – August 1, 2021

Registration open

CE certificate

To claim your CE certificate:

  1. Sign in to the Convention Attendee Service Center
  2. Add the sessions you attended
  3. Download your CE certificate or email it to yourself

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2020 AVMA Virtual Convention

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Hear from attendees themselves!

“This has been a great conference so far. It does have the AVMA ‘feel’ to it despite being virtual!  Thank you.”

“Love being able to watch sessions and then being able to go back later to watch others that were scheduled for the same time.”

“Just wanted to say thank you for adapting and making this online convention possible.”

“Lots of great resources in this online setting! Really enjoying everything so far!”

Why attend?

First glanceAVMA Virtual Convention 2021 brings the best features of AVMA's in-person events online, so you can take part no matter where you are! Following the popularity and success of last year's all-virtual event, this year's convention promises to be just as engaging, inspiring, and educational as any in-person meeting.

Virtual Convention has something for every background and interest. Everyone is welcome—it's your convention and it's Powered By You! Gain an educational edge through best-in-class CE, workshops, panels, and lectures taught by experts in veterinary medicine. Network with colleagues, make new friends, and discover products and services that will enhance your veterinary career.

Not only can you take advantage of customized CE tracks and the chance to deepen your professional connections, AVMA Convention is also your opportunity to step back from the day-to-day, reconnect with your veterinary community, and rekindle your passion for veterinary medicine.

View the CE schedule

Registration is open

Keeping our community safe

The health and safety of AVMA members and all convention attendees has always been what’s most important to us. We’ve decided to make AVMA Convention 2021 a completely virtual event because of lingering COVID-19 safety concerns and restrictions. We believe it’s the right move to ensure the wellbeing of our entire community.

Interactive CE from the comfort of your home

Enjoy all the great aspects of AVMA’s in-person meetings without the uncertainty or stress of travel! Immerse yourself in the most complete selection of online veterinary CE anywhere. No matter what your interest or area of focus, you'll discover it at AVMA Convention.

Content areas include tracks in:

  • Companion animal medicine
  • Food animal / equine
  • Practice management
  • Professional development
  • Public and corporate practice
  • Veterinary technology

Educational sessions will once again be available on demand for a limited time following convention.

Convince your boss

This toolkit will help you make the case!

AVMA Convention 2021 gives you access to:

  • More than 300 hours of CE available with education sessions ranging from the latest medical discoveries to practice management and profitability
  • Virtual exhibit hall, featuring today's latest products and solutions
  • Speakers, exhibitors, and attendees who are at the forefront of the veterinary profession
  • Networking opportunities with peers, potential partners, suppliers, and experts
  • New knowledge, trends, connections, and inspiration for your organization

We understand that cost and time could be roadblocks to your attending convention. So, we've developed resources to help you make your case.

Approval Letter

This customizable letter helps you put your justification into words that will resonate with your boss.

What's the cost?

Registration is open

AVMA member veterinarian – $415

AVMA member 2021 veterinary graduate – FREE

Recent graduate1 – one time only 2015-2020 – FREE

Veterinary student2 – FREE

Non AVMA member veterinarian – $515

Veterinary technician – $335

Veterinary technician student2 – FREE

Non veterinarian – $335

Practice staff – $335

Additional terms apply to interactive labs and workshops

1Veterinary school graduates, upon joining the AVMA, are eligible for one complimentary AVMA Convention registration within five (5) years from the date of graduation (year of graduation 2016-2020). Due to the cancellation of the AVMA Convention 2020 in San Diego, California, we're extending this offer for members to attend one free AVMA Convention six (6) years from the date of graduation. For example, members who graduated between 2015-2020 will be eligible to attend AVMA Convention 2021 complimentary if they have not already used the benefit. Eligibility will be verified from AVMA membership records.

2 Students working towards a veterinary degree and Veterinary Technician Students.

Become an AVMA member

Ways to save on registration

  • Vet Tech Bring a Tech program – Register yourself and pass along a 50% registration fee discount to a second veterinary technician.
  • Active military registrants are eligible for a $200 discount on their registration fee.

Not an AVMA member yet?

Become a member before you register, and SAVE up to $100 on your AVMA Virtual Convention 2021 registration.


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