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(Logo courtesy of Debbie Gross Saunders, CCRP, at www.wizardofpaws.net)
Plan on attending August 24-27 2013, in Kansas City, MO, overlapping the CVC conference. The CVC is offering a special one-day registration fee: $100 for any single day of your choice. (Normal fee is almost $300).The AHVMA Retreat will follow the conference this year. Click on the Conference/Meetings tab above for more information.
Registration for the Hotel and Conference
Online registration for the Hotel for the 2013 Annual AHVMA Conference is now available, at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 West 12th Street, Kansas City,Missouri 64105
If you are arriving Saturday or later, please register for the host hotel.
To get the group rate when you register for the hotel you must use this link when registering online:
If you are arriving on Thursday or Friday
choose a hotel from the CVC block. Use this link to get the CVC rates:
Note that shuttle service is available from Crown Center hotels. The shuttle schedule will be:
Convention Shuttle Schedule
Friday 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday 6:15 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Monday 6:15 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The shuttle’s route is round trip between the Crown Center properties and the Kansas City Convention and Entertainment Center and departs from each location every 20 to 30 minutes. Catch the shuttle from outside the Westin Crown Center, Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, or outside the Kansas City Convention Center at 13th and Central.
The online reservation form for the conference is now available. You can download it here.
(Early bird discount ends on May 31)
Schedule of lectures and speakers
This year a total of 122 hours of education are available to attendees.
Download Whole Lecture Schedule (This is the schedule of lectures and other activities. These may change as the year goes on. Changes will be made as they occur, so check back often if there is anything critical you need to know.)
List of speakers with abstracts of their lectures
Karen Shaw Becker, DVM
711 Almar Pkwy
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
Lecture Titles (50 min. each)
Helping Clients Understand Raw Food for Pets: Part 1
Helping Clients Understand Raw Food for Pets: Part 2