Veterinarian Brian Daubs recently opened Treasure Coast Veterinary Surgical Service, a private practice in Port Saint Lucie, Florida. A member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Dr. Brian Daubs structured his business to offer mobile surgery services to local veterinarians.
Founded in 1863, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is made up of more than 85,000 members. AVMA members span industries including corporate sectors, academia, and government. Focused on improving animal health care, the organization works toward enhancing existing medical practices and provides resources for professional growth.
Hosting symposiums throughout the year, the AVMA offers a platform to learn about industry topics and shape future practices. Among the events scheduled in 2014 is the Animal Welfare Symposium, which will address euthanasia, depopulation, and humane slaughter procedures. Currently, the AVMA is accepting abstract submissions in fields of research and regulation. The four-day symposium is scheduled for November 2-5 at the Westin O’Hare in Rosemont, Illinois. Members interested in attending may begin registering mid-August at http://www.avma.org.