Archive for November, 2014

AVMA’s Annual Legislative Student Fly-In

Monday, November 24th, 2014

The 7th annual AVMA Legislative Fly-In will take place March 1-3, 2015, in Washington, D.C. The workshop is designed to introduce veterinary students to the legislative process and to educate students and members of Congress on public policy issues facing the veterinary profession. During the two-day meeting this upcoming spring, staff from AVMA’s Governmental Relations [...]

10 veterinary students pack their bags for D.C.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

The AVMA’s Governmental Relations Division (GRD) is pleased to announce that it has selected 10 students to participate in its 2015 externship program. In just four weeks at the AVMA’s D.C. office, these veterinary students from across the country will go from being passive participants in the political process to actively lobbying on behalf of the [...]