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ISVMA Annual Convention

Illinois Academy of Veterinary Education Announced

The mission of the Illinois Academy of Veterinary Education is to promote the advancement of veterinary practice knowledge for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.  To be considered for membership, one must meet an elevated CE requirement (significantly above the minimum Illinois requirement), be of good moral character, and exhibit professionalism within and outside of the workplace.

Academy Details

Academy Application


2018 Education Vacation Cruise

2018 ISVMA Education Vacation
5- Night Western Caribbean Cruise from Ft. Lauderdale
Jan. 27-Feb. 1, 2018
Ports of call Cozumel and Costa Maya
10 hours CE to be presented on days at sea
ISVMA Cruise Brochure
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Technician Topics: Inside and Out

Please join ISVMA on Wednesday, August 16th for 5 hours of top-notch CE for veterinary technicians and practice personnel. Mark Howes, DVM, DACVR will be sharing his knowledge of diagnostic imaging, and Brian Patrick, DVM will give pointers on how to resolve communication issues for staff and clients. Conveniently scheduled in Normal, IL, this is a must-attend learning event! Please click on the links below to download the meeting brochure, or to register online.

Meeting Brochure

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Advancing the well-being of veterinary medical professionals, the public and the environment.

The Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association (ISVMA) predicts, monitors and confronts issues that affect the licenses of Illinois veterinarians. Approximately 2700 ISVMA member veterinarians, veterinary students and Certified Veterinary Technicians depend upon the representation and services provided by the ISVMA. Their participation ensures the continued strength of the veterinary profession in Illinois.