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Connect in new ways at VMX, as we move forward together. Share insights and camaraderie with veterinary professionals from around the world, including veterinarians, veterinary nurses/technicians, practice managers, students, speakers, veterinary team members, and forward-thinking leaders in the profession.

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Take your practice to the next level with new products, services and equipment featured in the VMX Expo Hall and all-new VMX Virtual Expo. With hundreds of exhibitors ready to solve your problems with the most creative solutions, you’ll move toward a smarter and more efficient practice.

 

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Here’s What You’ll Learn

With hundreds of CE credit hours to choose from, you’ll find relevant learning in a variety of formats covering hundreds of topics! Not to mention, you’ll be learning from the most renowned professionals in the field.

Expand Your Skills

  • Learning & Leading
  • Marketing Communication
  • So much more!

Focus on Wellness

  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Personal Development
  • General Wellness

Build Your Business

  • Finance
  • Technology & Trends
  • Marketing Communication

Your Education. Your Experience. Your Conference.

With over 940 hours of CE and hundreds of program tracks happening simultaneously throughout the 5-day event, VMX covers content for all members of your veterinary team. That means tons of learning options, formats and topics for you to choose from!

Education - Small Animals

Small Animals

Cardiology
Cytology
Dentistry
Oncology
Surgery
...and More

Education - Large Animal

Large Animal

Equine: Emergency/Critical Care
Equine: Neurology
Farm Animal
Small Ruminants
...and More

Education - Nurse/ Technicians

Nurse/ Technicians

Anesthesia
Nutrition
Progressive Knowledge
Triage
Ultrasound
...and More

Education - Exotics

Exotics

Aquatic Medicine
Avian Disease, Drugs & Therapy
Reptiles
Zoo Veterinarians
...and More

Education - Practice Management

Practice Management

COVID
Finance
Human Resources
Leadership/Marketing
Telehealth
...and More

Education - Personal Development

Personal Development

General Wellness
Health and Wellbeing
Leadership/Marketing
Learning & Leading
Team Building/Training
...and More

Education - Extend Your Learning

Extend Your Learning

Breakfast Sessions
Lunch Sessions
Evening Sessions

*Preregistration required

Education - Elect to Dive Deeper

Elect to Dive Deeper

Hands-on Workshops
Professor Luncheons

*Additional fees and preregistration required

VMX 2022 Virtual

Now Through March 15 2022

Explore VMX Virtual. Wherever you are in the world, you can experience the platform with live speakers, interactive sessions and on-demand education.

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We’re Committed to Your Safety

Your health and safety is a top priority for us. We have reimagined our educational experience, networking and events in new ways to ensure that our community – no matter the level of travel confidence, medical state or health risk level – can learn, grow and be inspired at VMX.

Safety Precautions

Your health and safety are the top priority for us. We have designed our in-person educational experiences, networking and events in new ways to ensure that our community can learn, grow, and be inspired at VMX.

 

We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely and will follow advice from the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, our partners at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) and Orlando Health to provide a safe and healthy VMX experience.

 

The following details and guidelines are subject to change based on recommended health and safety policies. The following are as of Jan. 4, 2022.

 

 

SCREENING

Each person must also attest to COVID-19 screening questions and adhere to VMX guidelines before attending the event.

 

All registrants must acknowledge that an attestation to the following four statements will be required during event check-in to participate at VMX 2022 in person.

 

1 . In the past 5 days, I have not had a COVID-19 diagnosis nor been exposed to COVID-19 OR if I was exposed to COVID-19, I have isolated and tested negative for COVID-19 5 days after exposure OR I have received all recommended vaccine doses against COVID-19.

2 . In the past 5 days, I have not experienced the onset of the primary symptoms/signs of COVID-19:

  • A fever of 100.4 degrees F or higher
  • Feeling feverish
  • New persistent coughing
  • Shortness of breath or breathing difficulties
  • Loss of taste and/or smell

3 . Should I experience any symptoms of COVID1-19 while at VMX, I will refrain from attending VMX in person OR if I know I am exposed to COVID-19 I will follow guidelines for isolation as detailed in point 1.

4 . I will wear a face mask or approved covering over my mouth and nose throughout VMX and at all events.

MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED
VMX 2022 attendees will be required to wear a mask in all indoor spaces at VMX, including VMX session and meeting rooms, the Expo Hall and VMX events.

Permitted Masks:

  • Disposable surgical or medical masks
  • Cloth masks with tightly woven fabric (2 or 3 ply masks are recommended)
  • Valve-free respirator masks (N95 or KN95)
  • Fabric masks with a clear plastic window
  • Gaiters with two layers (single layer gaiters should be doubled over) Plastic face shields or goggles may be worn in addition to a mask but are not approved mask replacements
  • If you have any concerns regarding the VMX 2022 mask policy, please contact our customer care team

Masks Not Permitted:

  • Any mask with an exhaust valve
  • Masks with slits, punctures or holes
  • Bandanas, scarves, ski masks, and balaclavas
  • Novel and battery-operated masks that do not meet the specifications of the permitted masks listed above
  • Full-head helmet-type masks may not be used

COVID-19 VACCINATIONS OR NEGATIVE TESTS ENCOURAGED
Although they are not required to attend, the NAVC encourages participants to be vaccinated or to obtain a negative test for COVID-19, prior to attending VMX.
CLEANING AND DISINFECTING
The OCCC has received the GBAC STAR™ Accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council® for its coronavirus cleaning and prevention efforts. The OCCC’s enhanced cleaning and disinfectant procedures adheres to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) guidance. OCCC staff have increased the frequency of cleaning and disinfecting bathrooms and commonly touched objects such as hand railings and door handles. The OCCC’s current guidelines are here: www.occc.net/guidelines. You can find OCCC Operational Procedures here.
ONSITE MEDICAL AVAILABLE
Attendees will have access to 24/7 medical care through Orlando Health’s Virtual Visit program, which connects guests directly to a physician through their phone, tablet, or computer.
PERSONAL ACCOUNTABILITY
By attending VMX in Orlando, FL, you agree to abide by and engage in the health and safety guidelines outlined. Anyone with symptoms such as fever or symptoms of Illness should not attend, including anyone who has been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19. Please review our cancellation policy and contact customer service at [email protected] if you are unable to attend..
WHAT TO DO IF YOU FEEL UNWELL WHILE ATTENDING VMX
Should you start to feel unwell while attending VMX:.

    • Do not attend VMX in-person
    • If you start feeling unwell while attending a VMX event or session, please return to your hotel room/place you are staying.
    • Access 24/7 medical care through Orlando Health’s Virtual Visit program. This service connects guests directly to a physician through their phone, tablet, or computer.
    • OR get health screening. Here are sites that are close to the OCCC:

AdventHealth Centra Care Sand Lake
2301 Sand Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32809
(407) 851-6478

Paramount Urgent Care (Phillips Village)
8972 Turkey Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 226-1906

 

 

COVID Risk Statement

Before you register, please note:

 

Public health agencies warn some individuals may be at increased risk in public places. Some government health organizations recommend people 65 years and older, those who live in nursing homes or long-term care facilities, and people with underlying medical conditions (particularly if not well controlled) should either remain home or keep their distance from others. We encourage those at increased risk to attend VMX Virtual.

 

All attendees need to abide by all guidelines and recommendations to ensure their own health and safety and to ensure the health and safety of others.

 

Even with precautions in place, there is still some risk of exposure to COVID-19. We are committed to keeping you healthy and safe and have taken a number of precautions, including those recommended by applicable health authorities, but we cannot guarantee you won’t be exposed to COVID-19.