1.1 New Partnership Brings AAHA Accredited Members an Unparalleled Experience at VMX 2018
AAHA Accredited Members will now Enjoy Special Perks at the Inaugural VMX Event
ORLANDO, FL — March 31, 2017 – The North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) announced today it will be partnering with the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) to offer their members a unique experience at the Veterinary Meeting & Expo (VMX), formerly the NAVC Conference, next February.
The NAVC recently announced a new name for its longstanding annual conference, now known as the Veterinary Meeting and Expo (VMX). This new brand identity was created to better represent what the conference has evolved to over the past 34 years as well as allow for increased collaboration opportunities. Among the first examples of this enhanced collaboration, beginning in 2018, AAHA offer its members a distinct learning experience for AAHA members who attend VMX. AAHA will provide an experience for members looking for the amenities and opportunities provided by a larger conference and will utilize the offerings at VMX to provide technicians, associates, and veterinarians a large selection of science education to meet license requirements. AAHA members will have access to all the education and entertainment offered at VMX as well as an exclusive set of activities and events offered specifically for them.
AAHA education and events offerings at VMX will be headquartered in the Rosen Center Hotel, one of the host hotels for VMX. All AAHA members will be invited to stay in the Rosen.
“We are excited for this opportunity to offer AAHA accredited members a unique experience at VMX next year. This partnership allows each of our organizations to leverage the many positive attributes of the annual events to provide attendees with an unparalleled experience,” said Tom Bohn, Chief Executive Officer of the NAVC.
To learn more about the new Veterinary Meeting & Expo, visit NAVC.com/VMX or to learn more about AAHA, visit AAHA.com.
ABOUT THE NAVC
Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Gainesville, Florida, with offices in Orlando, Florida, the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) is a non- profit organization providing world-class professional development to the global veterinary healthcare community. Its largest initiative, the annual NAVC Conference, hosts more than 17,000 attendees each year. Other offerings include VetFolio, an online CE platform in conjunction with AAHA; the NAVC Institute; the Veterinary Innovation Council; the newly launched Industry Services Division; its official journals, Veterinary Advantage, Today’s Veterinary Practice and Today’s Veterinary Technician; and the newest educational offerings: NAVC Live and NAVC Discovery. Visit NAVC.com for more details.
The American Animal Hospital Association is the only organization that accredits companion animal practices throughout the United States and Canada according to high standards of veterinary care. AAHA-accredited hospitals are recognized among the finest in the industry, and are consistently at the forefront of advanced veterinary medicine. Pet owners look for AAHA-accredited hospitals because they value their pet’s health and trust the consistent, expert care provided by the entire healthcare team.