New member resource center | American Veterinary Medical Association

Welcome to the AVMA

As an AVMA member you are an integral part of a vibrant community of colleagues. We’re a diverse and passionate collective of veterinary professionals—all working together to protect, promote, and advance the science and practice of veterinary medicine.

The AVMA is your association, and your colleagues are here to support you every step of the way. Your AVMA membership gives you access to a wide array of resources that will help you throughout your career.

First things first: These quick steps will show you how to set up your online account and ensure you’re primed to get the most out of membership.

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Step 1: Set up your member profile

Make sure your contact information is accurate and up to date. Details like your email address and employment type help ensure you receive the right information at the right time.

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Step 2: Choose your news

AVMA newsletters will help you stay on top of what’s going on across veterinary medicine, including at the AVMA. Get news on the schedule you prefer – daily or less frequent – ​​and subscribe to topical newsletters for practice trends, CE opportunities, changes in laws that impact veterinarians, and more.

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Step 3: Discover resources

Explore the full range of benefits and resources available to you as an AVMA member. Make avma.org your go-to source for relevant, trustworthy information on everything from clinical questions to career growth, personal wellbeing, and continuing education.

Watch this welcome video to learn where—and how—to find critical information when you need it.