As a veterinary student at Purdue, we are proud and honored to call you a member of the IVMA. The IVMA represents over 1400 veterinarians in the state – and we are proud to include veterinary students as well. The IVMA wants to provide you with resources and networking opportunities to connect you with peers in the profession. The IVMA is pleased to be a part of your veterinary education journey – from the Freshmen Stethoscope Dinner to administering the oath at graduation, the IVMA is your partner along the way – just as we will be after you graduate!
What is so great about belonging? See below…….
The Members’ Only page contains the following information ~
Scholarship applications will be accepted for scholarships for applicants who are freshmen, sophomore, junior, or senior veterinary students. The selected students will be recognized and scholarship checks presented during the IVMA Annual Meeting in March, 2017.
Click here for the online application.
IVMA Annual Meeting: Student Registration for the IVMA 133rd Annual Meeting – March 2-5, 2017! Registration information will be posted later this fall.
Student Membership Brochure: Click here for a copy of the IVMA Student Brochure.
Representation on the IVMA Board of Directors: Students have a voting member of the Board of Directors ~ see Ashley Mealey at Purdue for more information.
Freshmen Stethoscope Dinner: The freshmen veterinary students are welcomed to the profession with dinner and stethoscopes provided by Patterson Veterinary Supply. The Freshman Stethoscope Dinner for the Class of 2020 was held on Thursday evening, September 1, 2016, at the Purdue Memorial Union.
Information: The IVMA website, office, and professional staff provide you with “one stop shopping” for any questions or issue you may have along the way. You will receive periodic emails, links to the Hoosier Veterinarian newsletter, and breaking information. You can’t put a value on this benefit!
For more information, contact the IVMA at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800/270-0747.