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February 2021 Vet-Med Educator

AAVMC’s Inaugural Virtual Annual Conference Expected to “Light it Up” Meeting and conference planners are putting the final touches on the first virtual presentation of an AAVMC annual conference: “Catalyze 2021: Connect & Innovate in the Face of Global Challenges.” The meeting will be held March 3-5 from noon through 6 p.m. daily. Originally planned […]

January 2021 Vet-Med Educator

New York Times Best-selling Author Robin DiAngelo to Keynote AAVMC Annual Conference Robin DiAngelo, author of the New York Times best-selling book “White Fragility: Why it’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism,” will present a keynote address during the AAVMC’s annual conference on March 5 at 3 p.m. DiAngelo, a consultant, educator […]

December Vet-Med Educator

December 2020 Dolmage, Author of “Academic Ableism,” to Address 2021 AAVMC Annual Conference One of the world’s leading experts in disability rights and higher education will present a keynote address during the AAVMC’s 2021 Annual Conference and Iverson Bell Symposium, which will be presented as a virtual experience March 3-5, 2021. Dr. Jay Dolmage, a […]

November Vet-Med Educator

November 2020 MIT Leadership Expert Hal Gregersen to Deliver First Conference Keynote Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) leadership expert Hal Gregersen will present the first of three keynote addresses during the AAVMC’s 2021 Annual Conference on March 3, 2021. Ranked as one of the world’s 25 most influential management thinkers by Thinkers50 and winner of […]

Vet-Med Educator – October 2020

October 2020 VMCAS Applicant Numbers Soar 19 Percent Year-Over-Year The number of applicants seeking admission to veterinary medical college during the 2020-21 admissions cycle rose an astonishing 19% year-over-year. Preliminary data show that a total of 10,273 applicants submitted applications this year, compared to 8,645 last year. Over the past several years, the number of […]

Vet-Med Educator – September 2020

September 2020 AAVMC Developing Minority-Serving Institution Outreach Program Following action by the Board of Directors, the AAVMC is establishing a working group to consider strategies for improving outreach and collaboration with Minority-Serving Institutions. The AAVMC, which works closely with the Association of Public and Land grant Universities (APLU) on a number of initiatives, is already […]

Vet-Med Educator – August 2020

August 2020 National Veterinary Scholars Symposium Virtual, Real Success After the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancellation of the in-person 2020 National Veterinary Scholars Symposium (NVSS) scheduled for San Diego in July, the AAVMC and conference sponsors quickly retooled to present the important meeting as a virtual experience. With support from Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health, the […]

Vet-Med Educator – July 2020

2021 AAVMC Set for March 4-6, 2021 at Washington’s Watergate Hotel Planning is underway to present the AAVMC’s 2021 Conference, March 4-6, 2021 in Washington, D.C. The theme of our 2021 conference is “Catalyze 2021: Connect & Innovate in the Face of Global Challenges.” Following extensive work with a respected meeting and conference management consulting […]

Vet-Med Educator – June 2020

June 2020 AAVMC Joins FASHP Organizations in Denouncing Racism, Affirming Principles of Inclusion In the wake of recent events of police brutality, AAVMC moved quickly to publicly reaffirm its Principles of Inclusion by sharing a message with more than 3,000 stakeholders. “We note the disproportionate way that the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting communities of color […]

Vet-Med Educator – May 2020

May 2020 AAVMC Adapting for Success in a Pandemic Changed World Like many organizations, the AAVMC continues to adapt to an operating environment that has been radically altered by the pandemic emergency. With the exception of pandemic-forced cancellation of the 2020 Veterinary Educator Collaborative (VEC) and the National Veterinary Scholars Symposium (NVSS), routine programs and […]