The Specialty Symposium on Wednesday gave ACVIM Diplomates and candidate’s opportunities to learn, socialize, and meet with colleagues from their specialties. Congratulations to the 123 new Diplomates who were recognized and received certificates.
Dr. Mark Stetter, Dean of the College of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University and former Director of Animal Operations for the Walt Disney Company, shared his unique experiences in veterinary medicine and his desire to “help solve major world problems” in his Keynote Address, sponsored by Hill’s Pet Nutrition.
Diplomates had a chance to socialize and reconnect at the Membership Luncheon and Awards Ceremony on Thursday. Dr. Ellen Behrend provided an update on ACVIM highlights and activities and then attendees were treated to the awards ceremony. Congratulations to our 2017 award winners:
The Robert W. Kirk Award for Professional Excellence was awarded to Carolyn Henry, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Oncology) and the ACVIM Distinguished Service Award recipient was Jean Hall, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM (SAIM).