Student AVMA (SAVMA)

Events & Opportunities

Check out all the exciting upcoming events and opportunities available to student chapter members and student associate members. Click on the links to receive more information about a specific topic or event.


  • AVMA Veterinary Leadership Conference - January 9 - 12, 2020. To be held at Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile. One student from each college represented in the SAVMA HOD is invited to attend.
  • 68th Annual IVSA Symposium - 2020 date coming soon! Meet with colleagues in the veterinary medical field from all over the globe!
  • SAVMA Symposium 2020 - March 14 -16, 2020 - held by Cornell University. Designed to expose students to areas of veterinary medicine that are not usually covered in their regular curricula and promote networking among future colleagues. Registration begins November 2018.
  • AVMA Annual Convention - to be held on July 31 - August 4, 2020 in San Diego California. The AVMA Annual Convention helps students gain professional knowledge and network with practicing veterinarians and AVMA leadership. Free registration for student members.
  • SAVMA Chapter Summit - September 20-21, 2019. One SAVMA Chapter President/Elect and one Faculty Advisor from each student chapter/organization in the SAVMA HOD are invited to attend.
  • AVMA Legislative Fly In - Returning in 2020. Join AVMA and SAVMA members for a two-day visit to our Nation's Capitol to learn about our political process and grassroots advocacy. Look for more information in 2019.
  • SAVMA One Health Project supports local One Health events at veterinary schools across the nation.


SAVMA Opportunities - AVMA Legislative Fly In 2018

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