Rural Veterinarians: Don’t Leave Money on the Table

Thursday, May 2, 2024, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $0 for members; $140 for nonmembers
CE Credits: 1.2 non-scientific


Everyone has heard it: more food animal veterinarians are needed in rural America. Yet many don’t apply for the federal funding earmarked specifically for them. Join Dr. Fred Gingrich, AABP Executive Director, for insights on national trends and shortages. Plus, learn from Wisconsin State Veterinarian Dr. Darlene Konkle about the Veterinary Loan Repayment Program, its benefits, and how to apply.

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Things to Know About Your License in Wisconsin

$0 for members; $140 for nonmembers
1.2 Non-Scientific

The Veterinary Examining Board defines professional standards and regulatory policies for veterinarians and veterinary technicians in Wisconsin. However, many license holders don’t understand how the VEB impacts their daily practice and how to stay in compliance. Join Melissa Mace, Executive Director of the VEB, to learn more about what the VEB does, how to get your questions answered, how the complaint process works, and what to do if a complaint is filed against you.

Wisconsin’s Plan Regarding Dairy Cow Morbidity in the South

$0 for members; $140 for nonmembers
1.2 Non-Scientific

Our team of Wisconsin experts has been at national meetings recently regarding the illness affecting dairy herds in Texas, Kansas, and New Mexico. Watch our panel discuss what they have learned, what they are working on, how it affects Wisconsin, and what you should be doing. While this panel, made up of WVDL and DATCP experts, focuses on dairy herds, the discussion includes findings regarding other affected species.

Talking Rabies, One Bite at a Time

$0 for members; $140 for nonmembers • CE Credits: 1.2 Scientific

Dr. Yvonne Bellay, a Wisconsin rabies expert, will address common questions and provide insights on managing rabies exposure cases, simplifying the complexities of rabies management in our state.
Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim.

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Enjoy new membership benefits in 2024, including our new auto-renewal feature and the addition of our Online Learning Library and all 2024 CE webinars as part of your member dues.

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