Vermont Veterinary Medical Association

Winter Meeting

Saturday and Sunday, February 8-9, 2020
Burlington Hilton Hotel – Pet Friendly Hotel

New!  NYSED CE credits provided through our partnership with the NYSVMS.  Contact VVMA Executive Director Kathy Finnie for more info at

You will be directed to a login page and then to the registration page. 
Save $10 by registering online!

SATURDAY – The Eyes Have It!
Updates in Small Animal Ophthalmology
Nick Cassotis, DVM, DACVO
Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Equine Ophthalmology
Alison Clode, DVM, DACVO
New England Equine Medical and Surgical Center

Small Animal Behavior
Valarie Tynes, DVM, DACVB, DACAW
Ceva Animal Health

Management of Cow Comfort and Feeding in a Challenging Economic Environment
Richard Grant, Ph.D.
The Miner Institute

Come early and earn FREE CE credits! (7:45-8:45am)
Saturday: Complying with DEA regulation
Sunday:  USDA Accreditation Training Module 3: Overview of Foreign Animal, Program, and Reportable Diseases

Meeting brochure
Registration form
Exhibit information

Registration Rates - Three ways to save $$$. 
Register early, register for both days, and save $10 by registering yourself online!

  By 1/24 1/25-2/6
VVMA Member    
One day $210 $245
Both days (10% discount) $378 $441
VVMA Life/Retired/Recent Graduate Member*    
One day $160 $195
Both days (10% discount) $288 $351
Non-Member Veterinarian    
One day $295 $330
Both days (10% discount) $531 $594
One day $160 $195
Both days (10% discount) $288 $351

*Graduated veterinary school after April 2018. Recent graduate Members should call the VVMA to register. 

Want to receive the VVMA member rate?  Join the VVMA! Membership is FREE for new graduates joining in their first post-graduate year!

Join us for some fun!
Relax with your colleagues on Saturday following our program at a reception in the Mounted Cat Bar.  Appetizers provided and cash bar is available.

The VVMA has a block of rooms at the pet friendly Burlington Hilton Hotel at a special rate of $129 a night plus tax.  The Hilton overlooks Lake Champlain and is within easy walking distance of downtown Burlington shops and restaurants  This reduced rate is available on a limited number of rooms and expires on January 8, 2020.  The Hilton expects to be sold out during this weekend, so please make your reservations asap. Reservations can be made by calling their Central Reservations line at 1-800-445-8667 and mention the special rate code of VTVET.  You can also make your reservations online.  Visit:

Refund Policy
By January 24, a full refund minus a $25 per person processing fee.  After January 24, a 50% refund.  No refunds will be given after February 3.  No credits will be given for future registrations.

Thank you to our generous Sponsors!


Contact VVMA Executive Director Kathy Finnie at  or 802-878-6888.

We look forward to seeing you there!