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 >

Compounding: Advocating Member Needs

In June of 2013, the AVMA implemented three new compounding policies to advocate for members. We continue to monitor for ways to advocate, given critical needs for drug availability in veterinary medicine. We know the federal government continues to eye compounding as a … read more >

AVMA Voices Concerns About DEA Scheduling Process

Drug availability continues to be top of mind for AVMA members, and availability of controlled substances, including anesthetic drugs, is no exception. The AVMA’s Council on Biologic and Therapeutic Agents and its Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee recently recommended AVMA submit to the Drug Enforcement … read more >

Committee members share their experiences, learn from others at 2014 VLC

Members from the Early Career Development Committee (ECDC) arrived at the 2014 Veterinary Leadership Conference (VLC) with one burning question, “How can I share my experience in organized veterinary medicine to help others understand what and why we do what … read more >