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Attention: Student Chapter Liaisons

Celebrate National Veterinary Technicians Week

October 10-16, 2010

You are invited to join NAVTA, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), and the AAHA Helping Pets Fund once again to celebrate National Veterinary Technicians Week, October 10 through 16, 2010.

NVTW will raise awareness of the importance of veterinary technicians in the veterinary practice and raise funds for the AAHA Helping Pets Fund, which provides grants for emergency and urgent treatment of pets in need.

Pictures, video, and flyers can be posted to Twitter, Facebook (the AAHA Helping Pets Fund under 'Causes') and shared via email.

Upcoming Events
August 28-31:CVC in Kansas City, MO

September 3-8:
Intro to Canine Rehab in Broomfield, CO

September 9-13:
28th Symposium of the Veterinary Comparative Respiratory Society in Raleigh, NC

September 10-12:
Canine Sports Medicine in Broomfield, CO

September 10-12:
SVBT Behavior Seminar in Las Vegas, Nevada

September 11-15:
15th Int'l Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Symposium in San Antonio, TX

September 18: Mt. Ida Vet Tech CE Conference in Newton, MA

September 24-25:
Northeast Association of Equine Practioners Symposium in Groton, CT

September 25:
VALVT Fall Conference in Fredericksburg, VA

September 30-October 3:
NYS Veterinary conference in Ithaca, NY

October 2-3:
OSU and Royal Canin Symposium on Neurology in Columbus, OH

October 7-10: WVTA, WVMA, WVPMA Convention in Madison, WI

October 9: MAVT Fall Conference in Detroit, Michigan

October 9: MVTA Conference at University of Missouri Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Columbia, MO

October 11-14: Atlantic Coast Vet Conference in Atlantic City, NJ

October 13-17: Wild West Veterinary Conference in Reno, NV

October 16-17: TVTA Fall Conference in Pigeon Forge, TN

October 14-20:30th Annual AZVT Conference in Los Angeles, CA

October 20-24: APDT Educational Conference and Trade Show in Atlanta, GA

October 20-23: ACVS Vet Symposium in Seattle, WA

October 21: Vet Management Institute with AAHA in Lafayette, IN

October 23: 13th Annual CIVTA Fall Conference in Ankeny, IA

October 30: WI Humane Society Program, Milwaukee, WI

November 3-8:
Introduction to Canine Rehab in Coral Springs, FL

November 4-7: CVC in San Diego, CA

November 6:AVTA 2010 Fall CE Program in Birmingham, AL

November 12-14: 2010 NAVTA Annual Conference in Washington, D. C.

December 4-8: AAEP Annual Convention in Baltimore, MD

February 17-19, 2011:
OAVT Conference at London Convention Center, London, Ontario

You can now submit events to our online calendar by visiting and clicking Events.

AAVSB has approved the
for 7 CE credits

We are very PROUD to provide quality CE opportunities for our members!
Scholarships are Available for the
2010 NAVTA Annual Conference
click on "Annual Conference" for details

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The FIRST ANNUAL NAVTA CONFERENCE will be the weekend of November 12-14 in our nation's capitol, Washington, D.C.

Featured speakers:

Kathleen A. Bonvicini, MPH, PdD, Trish McLaughlin, CVT and
Vickie Byard, CVT, VTS

"T.R.U.S.T. - Technicians, Relate... Understand...Strengthen Teams"

 Sponsored by Bayer Animal Health

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Hurry, visit NAVTA for a registration form and sign-up today!
after September 1st, no refunds

NOW is the Best Time to Get Involved with NAVTA!

Send NAVTA the names of interested individuals to serve on the 2011 Executive Committee

 Please visit for more information.

Connect with NAVTA

WRITERS (CE, Case Study, etc.)
MEMBERSHIP (questions, renewal, etc.)
contact: jacquie gulamhussein

Noteworthy News

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WVC Announces Reduced Fees and Increased Focus on Veterinary Technicians for 2011

VSPN CE  Plan your CE for Fall/Winter 2010

Duquesne University offers online Humane Leadership Bachelor's Degrees

For other news articles related to the veterinary industry, check out the VIN Veterinary News Service.
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