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Welcome to the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation.

OUR MISSION
The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation advances the art and science of veterinary medicine by promoting expertise in the structural, physiological, medical and surgical needs of athletic animals and the restoration of normal form and function after injury or illness.

We invite you to learn more about American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation and our board certification requirements. Veterinarians from all countries are invited to apply for board certification through the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Announcements

Call for Abstracts (Canine and Equine) for Two Meetings in 2018

World Rehabilitation Summit, ACVSMR track, Tuesday, July 31, 2018, Knoxville, Tennessee

ACVSMR Annual Educational Meeting, hosted in conjunction with the ACVS Surgical Summit, October 2018, Phoenix, Arizona

The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation is calling all ACVSMR residents and diplomates with research in sports medicine and rehabilitation to share! Please submit your abstracts for consideration.

Abstracts will be presented in July-August 2018 at the World Rehabilitation Summit in Knoxville, Tennessee, and in October 2018 at the ACVSMR meeting during ACVS in Phoenix, Arizona. Chosen abstracts are to be presented during both the equine and small animal tracks. A small stipend will be awarded to each presenter to aid with expenses.

Submission Deadline: Midnight Pacific Standard Time, USA, December 30, 2017

For complete information, please read the 2018 Abstract Submission Guidelines.

If you have additional questions, please contact Dr. Jennifer Brown, chair of the Continuing Education Committee, at jenbrowndvm@gmail.com.

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Online Residency Applications and Document Uploads Are Available

Our website updates for residents are complete. Please see our updated How to Become Board Certified page and new Residents pages for online submission of residency applications and documents, credentials submissions, examination registration, and associated fees.

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Deadline Reminders!

Credentials are due August 1st, 2017. Online submission is available on our Residents page.

Examination registration for those with previously approved credentials for the 2018 exam is due October 1st, 2017 (note revised date). Online submission and payment of fees is available on our Residents page. The examination will be held January 18-20, 2018 in Fort Collins, Colorado.
*Residents submitting credentials for the first time this year will be able to register for the exam once they are approved.

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New Residency Program Guidelines

As of July 1st, 2017, the guidelines for our residency programs have been updated as well as the application process. See our Residents page for more details.

 

 

Advancing knowledge of canine and equine sports medicine and rehabilitation
News
  Event: ACVSMR Pre-Summit Laboratories and Lecture Track at the World Rehabilitation Summit, July 30-31, 2018, Knoxville, Tennessee
   
  Job Posting: Combined Diagnostic Imaging Internship and Residency Training Program in Equine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Colorado State University
   
  Job Posting: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Equine Orthopaedics, University of Liverpool, UK
   
  Read Abstracts from the Veterinary Orthopedic Society Conference
   

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For More Information:   American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, P.O. Box F, Fort Collins CO 80522   |   info@vsmr.org

The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation is an AVMA recognized specialty organization.