WEBINAR: Weathering the Next Storm: Navigating the Winds of Economic Change in Veterinary Medicine

When:  Aug 16, 2022 from 13:00 to 14:00 (ET)
Weathering the Next Storm: Navigating the Winds of Economic Change in Veterinary Medicine
Significant economic and social uncertainty have made managing a veterinary practice increasingly more challenging. This presentation will highlight the major economic headwinds that every practice manager will need to be mindful of and, more importantly, focus on what strategies can help support a thriving veterinary practice. Come away with a better understanding of how the economic trends affect veterinary medicine and what you, as a practice manager, can do to be better prepared for the uncertain future.

Matthew Salois, PhD
Matthew Salois, PhD is currently the President of the Veterinary Study Groups, Inc. (VSG), where he is responsible for enhancing the economic and cultural success of more than 1,800 veterinary member practices. Most recently, Matt was the chief economist and head of the veterinary economics division at the AVMA between 2018 and 2022, where he applied his skills in economics, business, and communication to support the daily lives of veterinarians. From 2014 to 2018, he served as director of global scientific affairs and policy at Elanco Animal Health, supervising a team of scientists in veterinary medicine, human medicine, animal welfare, economics and sustainability. His group devised and executed scientific engagement strategy, and built collaborative partnerships with universities, non-profit associations and scientific societies. Matt is also an adjunct professor of applied economics at the University of Florida, where he previously taught and advised graduate and undergraduate students. He earned his Ph.D. in Applied Economics from the University of Florida and holds an M.A. in Economics and a B.S. in Health Services Administration from the University of Central Florida.

Cost: Free



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