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Associate Status

ACVIM Associate Status grants veterinarians with advanced training in cardiology, large animal internal medicine, neurology, oncology and small animal internal medicine but who are not eligible for ACVIM Board-certification to enjoy limited benefits typically granted only to ACVIM Diplomates (e.g., reduced registrations fees at the ACVIM Forum, attendance at Advanced Continuing Education courses, attendance at the Specialty Symposium day).

There are two levels of Associate Status:

For application information, please contact Laurie Nelson, Marketing and Member Services Manager, Laurie@ACVIM.org or 303.231.9933.

Deadlines & Reminders

May 1, 2015
LAIM case report results (2nd submission) available

May 4, 2015
2015 General Examination & 2015 Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology and SAIM Specialty Examination cancellation deadline for full refund

May 31 & June 1, 2015
2015 Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology and SAIM Specialty Examination (Indianapolis, Indiana)

June 2, 2015
2015 General Examination (Indianapolis, Indiana)

June 3–6, 2015
2015 ACVIM Forum
Indianapolis, Indiana

July 1, 2015
LAIM credentials (for the 2016 Specialty Examination) due

July 17, 2015
2015 General Examination & 2015 Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology and SAIM Specialty Examination results available

August 21-22, 2015
Advanced Techniques in Neurosurgery Offered by ACVIM Neurology in Las Vegas, NV

September 18-20, 2015
SAIM Ultrasound Course in Las Vegas, NV

October 9-10, 2015
SAIM Clinical Cardiology Course in Las Vegas, NV

January 14 & 15, 2016 
2016 LAIM Specialty Examination (Las Vegas, NV)

January 12 & 13, 2017
2017 LAIM Specialty Examination (Las Vegas, NV)

January 11 & 12, 2018 
2018 LAIM Specialty Examination (Las Vegas, NV)

January 10 & 11, 2019
2019 LAIM Specialty Examination (Las Vegas, NV)