19th Annual ABVP Symposium
October 30 - November 2, 2014
Omni Nashville Hotel
Registration includes access to lectures, Regents Track Reception, Welcome Reception, Friday and Saturday luncheons, online proceedings and more.
Online registration is now open. Please click HERE to register.
Early Bird Registration Rates*
General Registration $400
ABVP Diplomate/Candidate/Applicant $350
ABVP Examinee** $250
ABVP Resident $250
Veterinary Student $145
One-Day Registration $200
*Early bird registration rates will end at 11:59PM Central on Friday, September 5, 2014.
**Registered for 2014 initial or maintenance of certification exams only.
Hotel Accomodations and Location of Symposium
Omni Nashville Hotel
250 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, Tennessee 37201
Reservations can be made by calling 800.THE.OMNI. Be sure to indicate you are attending the ABVP Practitioners Symposium when making your reservation. The ABVP room rate expires on October 7, 2014 at 5PM Central Time.
Room rate is $199 per night plus all applicable taxes.
Omni Select Guest Program
Prior to arriving at the Omni, Symposium attendees are encouraged to sign up for the Omni Select Guest Program. Save $18/day in perks in addition to $24 in free services during your stay. As an Omni Select Guest, you will receive:
- Free in-room wi-fi (value of $10/day)
- Complimentary morning beverage delivered to your room (value of $5/day)
- Complimentary pressing of two clothing items (value of $10/item)
- Complimentary bottle of water on the night of your arrival (value of $4)
- Complimentary weekday newspaper of your choice ($3/day)
Omni Early Departure Policy
The Omni Nashville Hotel has an early departure policy that states that guests must advise the hotel at or before check-in of any change in planned length of stay. Failure to do so will result in an early checkout fee in the amount equal to one night room and tax to the guest’s account. If your departure date changes after you have made your reservation, notify the Omni Nashville Hotel prior to arrival to avoid being charged this fee.
Please check back soon for this information.
Annual Awards Reception and Dinner
Join us Saturday, November 1 for this annual dinner where we recognize newly certified and recertified Diplomates. The 3rd Annual Live Auction, benefitting the ABVP Foundation, will be held following dinner. Reservations are required in advance. This event is open to all attendees and costs $60 per person.
This program was reviewed and approved by the AAVSB RACE program for 113.0 hours of continuing education. The maximum any one veterinarian or veterinary technician can earn is 23.0 hours. Participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Please contact the AAVSB RACE program if you have any comments/concerns regarding this program’s validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.
NY State CE Approval
ABVP is an approved sponsor of continuing education in the state of New York for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.