Mission Statement


AAVMC Mission Statement


AAVMC provides leadership for and promotes excellence in academic veterinary medicine to prepare the veterinary workforce with the scientific knowledge and skills required to meet societal needs through the protection of animal health, the relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge. 

AAVMC pursues its mission by providing leadership in:

  • Advocating on behalf of academic veterinary medicine
  • Serving as a catalyst and convener on issues of importance to academic veterinary medicine
  • Providing information, knowledge, and solutions to support members' work
  • Facilitating enrollment in veterinary medical schools and colleges
  • Building global partnerships and coalitions to advance our collective goals

 

Find a Veterinary School Near You! Wednesday, January 11, 2017

AAVMC Names Recipient of the Most Prestigious U.S. Teaching Award in Academic Veterinary Medicine

read more Wednesday, December 21, 2016

AAVMC Names Award Recipients

read more Thursday, November 17, 2016

4th Annual AAVMC Wellness Summit Held at CSU

read more Tuesday, November 1, 2016

VMCAS Results Show Strong Demand for Veterinary Medical School Seats

read more Journal of Veterinary Medical Education