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Town and Country Resort and Conference Center

500 Hotel  Circle North in Mission Valley

San Diego, CA 92108



October 17-23, 2013.

Hotel floor plan: click here

Two ways to make a reservation:

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Call  1-800-772-8527 refer to "2013 USAHA-AAVLD Annual Conference"

If you are told they are full, please contact [email protected] or call 352-378-5995 to assist you with the reservation before making other arrangements.  Thank you.

Deadline for reservations is September 23, 2013.  After this date, reservations will be based on availability.

San Diego has much to offer and see.  Stay a few extra days and enjoy the many attractions.  Explore Old Town, Gas Lamp Quarter, San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, Coronado Island, Mission Bay, Marina District, and more. Visit for information.

Transportation Shuttle Information click here

Meeting Highlights:

      Symposiums and Workshops

Anaerobe Workshop
VetLIRN Workshop-Jerky Treats
Actinomycetes, Nocardia and other agents of pyogranulomatous lesions Arcanobacterium
C.L. Davis Diagnostic Pathology Symposium
Gross Pathology Mock Exam
Basic Bioinformatics for developing and monitoring PCR assay's Workshop
Staying Alive Workshop

         Plenary Sessions      

         Scientific Sessions

         Committee Meetings


         Presidents Dinner

         Foundation Auction/Raffle


We look forward to seeing you at the 2013 AAVLD/USAHA Annual Meeting to learn about the latest science, issues surrounding animal health and network with your peers.

AAVLD Foundation Auction click here

The mission of the AAVLD Foundation:

  • Promote Recruitment
  • Education and retention of the next generation of veterinary diagnosticians
  • Reward excellence in veterinary diagnostic medicine



Last updated August 26, 2013

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