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Welcome to the 2016 AAVLD / USAHA Annual Meeting website. We are excited to have you join the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD) and the United States Animal Health Association (USAHA) for the premier forum bringing you the latest in veterinary diagnostic laboratory science, animal health, and disease regulation policy throughout the United States.


This year’s meeting is held at the

 Sheraton Hotel
3121 W. Gate City Blvd (formerly High Point Road)
 Greensboro, NC. 



After September 23, 2016, you can register on-site. 

Note:  on-site registration is a higher fee.


New AAVLD Member registration click here (note: this form is taken if you are NOT a current AAVLD member and would like to become current and pay for the Annual Meeting registration and receive the AAVLD discount).

AAVLD Members registration click here

PDF printable form

New AAVLD Member registration click here

Joint USAHA/AAVLD Members registration click here

Student Member registration click here

Non-Member registration click here


You must register and wear a badge to attend any/all meetings.


 PRE Registration

ON-SITE Registration

 USAHA and/or AAVLD Member Registration



 Non-Member Registration



 Life Member Registration



 One Day Registration



 Two Day Registration



 Resident or Graduate Student Registration    



 Veterinary Student Registration



 Spouse Registration



If you are a student, AAVLD and USAHA have agreed to waive registration fees for veterinary students attending the meeting.  However, you must register to receive a name badge to attend any/all meetings.  


Registrants of the USAHA/AAVLD Annual Meetings may cancel their registration by notifying the USAHA Office. Cancellations prior to the start of the meeting (October 13, 2016) will receive a refund of their fees less $25. Cancellations may be made until October 31, 2016, following the close of the meeting, with a refund of fees less $75. No cancellations are accepted after October 31, 2016. USAHA nor AAVLD hold no responsibility for cancellation fees associated with lodging, travel or other expenses to the individual registrant.

AAVLD Symposiums – Special symposiums have an additional registration whether there is an additional fee or it is free.  These meetings change from year-to-year.  A different name badge is required for these sessions.  Advance registration is required.



 PRE Registration


Thursday - Oct. 13, 2016

Quality Assurance Symposium



Best Practices for Submitting, Reviewing, and
Publishing Manuscripts in JVDI



Friday - Oct. 14, 2016

Joint AAVLD Bacteriology/ ACVM   Mini-Symposium



C.L. Davis Symposium, 

use C.L. Davis form



Saturday - Oct. 15, 2016

Gross Pathology Mock Exam



Sunday-Oct. 16, 2016  

Racehorse Pathology/Diagnostics Special Session




CE Credits



 Veterinary Continuing Education Credits at the USAHA/AAVLD Annual Meeting –

The USAHA/AAVLD meeting is commonly accepted by most State Veterinary Licensing Board for continuing education credits.  Specific presentations and sessions do not have direct pre-approval.  An individual could attain more than 30 hours of CE credits, depending on sessions attended.  Please check with your State Licensing authority to determine their specific requirements and acceptance of AAVLD/USAHA presentations.  A form is provided for your records.

CE Form




We look forward to seeing you at the 2016 AAVLD/USAHA Annual Meeting to learn about the latest science, issues surrounding animal health and network with your peers.


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Information for the 2016 meeting will be posted as it becomes available.