VHMA Education Map
Fall Conference and Annual Business Meeting
Held each year in the fall, this conference features nationally prominent speakers who present the latest theories in practice management. Opportunities for networking and discussions continue during roundtable forums. Exhibitors display booths of special interest to veterinary hospital management. More information »
Held in the spring, this conference is a smaller workshop with a mix of subject matter expert presentations and peer presentations by VHMA members in attendance. Participants have the opportunity to share their experiences during informal discussions where there is an opportunity for brainstorming and in-depth discussions throughout the weekend. More information »
VHMA offers regular educational webinars focused on timely management topics. Webinars are typically held monthly and are free for VHMA members. More information »
These one-day workshops provide an opportunity to focus on a specific management topic. Facilitated by a subject matter expert these one-day workshops not only provide formal training but also facilitate discussion about best practices among management professionals. Five to six events are offered around the U.S. and Canada annually. More information »
A mastermind group is a dedicated group of professionals that meet on a regular basis to discuss issues important to them. VHMA peer-to-peer Mastermind Groups are typically led by a thought leader who moderates discussions and facilities organization of the group. More information »
VHMA offers an online catalog of pre-recorded educational sessions which can be accessed 24/7. Members may watch program recordings for free. Continuing education is also available. More information »
VHMA Legal Matters and HR Q&A are collection of advice posts that relate to common cases or situations that many practice managers encounter daily. Advice presented here is not intended replace the need for your own attorney, but simply to help provide general advice as guidance. Members may search previous posts or submit their own questions.
The Insider’s Insight Benchmark Report tracks key economic indicators to determine how VHMA member practices are performing, as well as results from VHMA surveys on issues impacting the profession. There are over 600 VHMA member practices who contribute to the data for the key economic indicators. Data is representative of companion animal practices only.
The Survey of Compensation and Benefits examines the level of compensation and benefits provided to Non-DVM Staff, Associate DVMs and Veterinary Managers in North America. More information »
VHMA's Practice Pulse is a content-rich newsletter that aggregates association information, updates, resources, and management insights. Because it's delivered electronically, members have easy access to the latest news and developments. Practice Pulse is published monthly.