FIND A VETERINARIAN
“I accept as a lifelong obligation the
continual improvement of my professional knowledge and competence.”
This is part of the oath you took upon entering the veterinary
profession. In Maryland, you have a partner in fulfilling that oath.
The Maryland Veterinary Medical Association provides the
tools you need to stay at the top of your profession.
From continuing education, to communication, to networking
opportunities, the MVMA is committed to ensuring quality veterinary
care in our state and a prosperous veterinary community.
Here the benefits of MVMA membership and the value they provide to
1. Continuing Education
MVMA offers top quality, convenient, affordable continuing education
for veterinarians and technicians. Our summer conference offers
three days of education, networking and exhibits in a relaxed
environment. Our winter and fall conferences, along with the
Mid-Atlantic States Veterinary Clinic in spring, offer the same
benefits over shorter periods in easy-to-reach locations. Members
may also participate in the Potomac Regional Veterinary Conference
during the fall, or look forward to our newly- revamped western
getaway and ski meeting.
Stay current on news and events impacting the profession with
Maryland Veterinarian, MVMA's quarterly (three electronic, one in-
print) newsletter. MVMA's website,
www.mdvma.org, features resources for both members of the
veterinary profession and consumers. Members have access to
additional content and can choose to be listed in the consumer
MVMA's representatives in Annapolis monitor legislation impacting
the veterinary community, and act in the interest of MVMA members.
4. Networking Opportunities
MVMA offers opportunities throughout the year to interact with your
colleagues and exchange ideas. Oftentimes this is the most valuable
membership benefit. MVMA members have the added opportunity 24/7 to
access their peers' experience through online forums.
5. Employment Opportunities
MVMA maintains a good relationship with VMRCVM, providing members
and students with opportunities for employment, internships and
6. Expanded Outreach
MVMA is linked with Virginia VMA, promoting camaraderie and access
to additional CE meetings and social events for members of both
If you are not currently an MVMA member,
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