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Leaders Connecting With Leaders Event

Wisconsin’s veterinary medical community is lucky to have active leadership and has greatly benefited from their input, advice, and contributions throughout the years. It has enabled the Wisconsin veterinary community to thrive. We witnessed this again at the November...

Membership Boosts the Success of Working Together

Clockwise from top left: Reconnect the Vets in Milwaukee, Reconnect the Vets in LaCrosse, Reconnect the Vets in Wausau, First Year Student Orientation at UW SVM, Reconnect the Vets in Madison, Blue Coat Ceremony at UW SVM, Leaders Connecting With Leaders in Madison,...

Wisconsin Joins the Coalition for Connected Veterinary Care

 By Steve Erickson, DVM  The AVMA is a lead partner in the Coalition for Connected Veterinary Care, an alliance of veterinary and animal health organizations working to help veterinarians explore and adopt telehealth tools in practice.  The Coalition...

Renew Before Nov. 15 and Save 10% on All CE Palooza Webinars

Any association is only as good as the members within it. Thank you for your continued support of the WVMA as we work to keep members current with veterinary medicine in Wisconsin. The WVMA provides advocacy, news briefs, education, the essential connections with each...

Dr. Karl Solverson Appointed to the VEB

Karl Solverson, DVM, of Viroqua, was appointed to a four-year term on the Wisconsin Veterinary Examining Board by Governor Tony Evers. The VEB is comprised of five licensed veterinarians, one veterinary technician, and two public members.  More than two years...
Leaders Connecting With Leaders Event

Leaders Connecting With Leaders Event

Wisconsin’s veterinary medical community is lucky to have active leadership and has greatly benefited from their input, advice, and contributions throughout the years. It has enabled the Wisconsin veterinary community to thrive. We witnessed this again at the November...

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Membership Boosts the Success of Working Together

Membership Boosts the Success of Working Together

Clockwise from top left: Reconnect the Vets in Milwaukee, Reconnect the Vets in LaCrosse, Reconnect the Vets in Wausau, First Year Student Orientation at UW SVM, Reconnect the Vets in Madison, Blue Coat Ceremony at UW SVM, Leaders Connecting With Leaders in Madison,...

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Dr. Karl Solverson Appointed to the VEB

Dr. Karl Solverson Appointed to the VEB

Karl Solverson, DVM, of Viroqua, was appointed to a four-year term on the Wisconsin Veterinary Examining Board by Governor Tony Evers. The VEB is comprised of five licensed veterinarians, one veterinary technician, and two public members.  More than two years...

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Make One Health the One for You

Make One Health the One for You

By Dr. Chris Olson, DVM, CVA, Country View Veterinary Service  If there ever was a time to consider joining One Health, that time is now. The One Health committee works at the local and regional levels to achieve optimal health outcomes by recognizing the...

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 CE Palooza Discount Available 

 CE Palooza Discount Available 

Renew Your 2023 Membership by November 15 to Be Eligible  By Jo-ell Carson, Executive Director, Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association  This year has been busy for WVMA members. The need for veterinary services is at an all-time high. This drives the need to keep...

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September Reconnect in Green Bay 

September Reconnect in Green Bay 

One Event, Two Panels  Join the WVMA on Wednesday, September 14, from 3:30-8:30 p.m., as we Reconnect the Vets at The Automobile Gallery in Green Bay. The gallery provides a beautiful backdrop of interesting automobiles that...

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DHS Announces New Tick Identification Service

By Xia Lee, PhD, Public Health Entomologist, and Rachel Klos, DVM, MPH, Vectorborne Disease Epidemiologist, WI Dept. of Health Services  The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Vectorborne Diseases Program is excited to announce a new DHS Tick...

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Ashley Oppermann Elected to WVMA Executive Board

Ashley Oppermann, a University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine (UW SVM) Class of 2025 student, was elected by her peers to serve a two-year term on the WVMA Executive Board. Oppermann completed her undergraduate work at UW-Parkside, earning a bachelor’s...

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Class of 2023 Recognized at Blue Coat Ceremony

The annual Blue Coat Ceremony was back inside for the first time since 2019, as COVID-19 restrictions kept groups from gathering indoors the past two years. Held in Union South’s Varsity Hall on April 10, family, friends and School of Veterinary Medicine faculty...

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Save the Dates for 2022 WVMA Outdoor Events

The WVMA is bringing back Reconnect the Vets events in 2022! Feedback from the 2021 events was very positive, letting us know you are again looking for opportunities to come together in safe, outdoor settings this year. Five Events Planned Around the State Five...

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