Animal Welfare: Publications & Meetings

This page provides access to information about AVMA meetings and publications related to animal welfare.

Animal Welfare Related Meetings

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AVMA Meetings

The 2015 AVMA Annual Convention will be held July 10-14. Get inspired in Boston! This year's meeting includes a 3-day track dedicated to continuing education in animal welfare.

Other Meetings and Events

Proceedings of Past AVMA Symposia

2014 Symposium: Humane Endings: In Search of Best Practices for Euthanasia, Humane Slaughter and Depopulation of Animals

2013 Symposium: Can You Hear Me Now? The Conversation

2009 Symposium: Animal Welfare in Veterinary Medical Education and Research

News from the AVMA

Animal Welfare Focus (Newsletter)

The Advocate (Newsletter)

AVMA@Work Blog


The AVMA's Animal Welfare Conversation on LinkedIn