Veterinary Behavior Symposium

The American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) is pleased to announce that the Veterinary Behavior Symposium (VBS) will take place on June 10, 2020 in Baltimore, Maryland in conjunction with the American College of Internal Medicine Forum.

The Veterinary Behavior Symposium (VBS) is intended to provide a forum for sharing cutting-edge, original research in the field of animal behavior. This means more continuing education and options for attendees along with the opportunity to network with even more colleagues. 

Important Dates

  • January 19, 2020 - All Abstracts Submissions Due 
  • March 8, 2020 - Program Selections Announced
  • March 29, 2020  - Speakers Confirm Acceptance/Attendance 
  • April 12, 2020 - Final Proceedings Due 
  • June 10, 2020 - Veterinary Behavior Symposium, Baltimore, Maryland

Call for Papers Now Open until January 19, 2020



Meeting Schedule

  • TBD


  • Baltimore, Maryland (Hotel information to come) 

Resident Short Course

  • More information to come! 

ACVB Awards Information

Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors & Exhibitors 

Platinum Level


Silver Level

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The Mission of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) is to advance the behavioral health of animals through the certification of veterinary behavior specialists and the provision of science-based education.

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