Video illustrates the impact of volunteering at the AVMA

The AVMA is a member-driven organization that relies on volunteers to help it achieve success and meet the goals necessary to serve the veterinary profession. National, state and local veterinary organizations, individuals, and society as a whole all benefit from … read more >

Challenges in Application of Cultural Competency to Practice

Our first ever clinic staff retreat. Virgin territory. A daring investment of time, money, emotional energy – which can be in short supply in a fledgling business. Between the storm-waylaid practice consultant and professional retreat facilitator and that mid-workshop discussion … read more >

Cultural Competence: What is it and why do I need it?

As veterinarians we are trained to treat many different species, so we get the concept of diversity… at least diversity in the animal kingdom. But each animal is attached to a person and that person brings to each encounter unique … read more >