The American College of Veterinary Behaviorists is pleased to announce the 2018 Veterinary Behavior Symposium (VBS). The VBS provides a forum for sharing cutting-edge, original research in the field of animal behavior.
- March 21, 2018: Program selections announced
- April 11, 2018: Speakers confirm acceptance/attendance
- May 9, 2018: Final proceedings due
- June 1, 2018: Early-bird deadline ends at 11:30 PM Mountain
- July 12, 2018: VBS in Denver, Colorado, USA
Resident Short Course
- For the first time, ACVB is opening its Resident Short Course to all attendees. It will be held on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. There is a $100 fee to attend the Short Course and seating is limited so don’t wait to register. Claim your seat here.
|ACVB Resident Short Course
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Living & Learning with Animals
SG Friedman, Ph.D.
|8:00 - 10:30 am
||The Significance of the Science of Behavior Change
|10:30 - 10:45 am
|10:45 am - 12:15 pm
|12:15 - 12:30 pm
|12:30 - 1:30 pm
|1:30 - 3:00 pm
||The Commitment to Ethical Practice
|3:00 - 3:15 pm
|3:15 - 4:45 pm
||Behavior Change Procedures
|4:45 - 5:00 pm
Sponsors & Exhibitors
- Click here to download and review our Prospectus if you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at this year’s VBS. We look forward to having you join us!
RK Anderson ACVB Resident Award
- Click here to submit a nomination for the RK Anderson ACVB Resident Award
Whitney Joy Engler Memorial Veterinary Student Research Award
- Click here to submit a nomination for the Whitney Joy Engler Memorial Veterinary Student Research Award