About ACE

Advanced Continuing Education

ACVIM is proud to offer a variety of educational opportunities. Advanced Continuing Education (ACE) courses focus on hands-on laboratories, lectures, case presentations and discussions that align with the specialties of ACVIM. From neurosurgery to infectious diseases to gastroenterology, explore our current courses to find the right topic for you. Explore our available courses.

  • Each course boasts speakers who are industry leading experts and provide unique insight to the topic.
  • All of the ACE courses offered by ACVIM are RACE-approved. Each course offers CE credit hours and a certificate of attendance.
  • Courses are designed specifically and offered exclusively for 1) ACVIM, ECVIM, ECVN, and ECEIM Diplomates and ACVIM Associates in good standing, and 2) ACVIM, ECVIM, ECVN, and ECEIM Candidates actively pursuing Board certification (active pursuit is defined as progress towards certification such as participation in a residency program, preparing case reports, writing Board examinations, etc.).  


 "The best CE I have attended in the last ten years! The speakers stimulated me to critically analyze some of the methods I use, and there is so much I want to try when I get back. Thank you for putting together such a
great CE course!
"
Suzanne Fincham-Gray, DVM, DACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine)

Register for an ACE Course
ACVIM provides four convenient ways to register for ACE courses.

  • Register Online (recommended to ensure spot is reserved)
  • Fax registration form to: 303-231-0880
  • Email registration form to: Kathy@ACVIM.org
  • Mail registration form to: 1997 Wadsworth Blvd  Lakewood, CO  80214
Interested in Submitting a Topic?
The ACE Committee is currently seeking proposals from ACVIM Diplomates for upcoming  ACE courses. If you have a proposal to submit, please complete the
Call for Proposals form and follow the instructions on the form to submit your proposal. 

Interested in Sponsoring a Course?
Sponsoring an ACE course is a great opportunity to engage with a very targeted audience of ACVIM diplomates in a small setting where one-on-one relationships can be established.
Learn More.


Attendance Eligibility Requirements

Courses are designed specifically and offered exclusively for 1) ACVIM, ECVIM, ECVN, and ECEIM Diplomates and ACVIM Associates in good standing, and 2) ACVIM, ECVIM, ECVN, and ECEIM Candidates actively pursuing Board certification (active pursuit is defined as progress towards certification such as participation in a residency program, preparing case reports, writing Board examinations, etc.)