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New ACVS Founding Fellows and Fellow

ACVS is excited to announce two new ACVS Founding Fellows. ACVS Founding Fellows are remarkable leaders in their respective fields as evidenced by their exemplary training, robust experience, innovative research, and committed practice. They continue to devote a significant portion of their professional effort in seeking to prevent, diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate patients in their […]

Fellowship Training Opportunities

The following ACVS-approved fellowship training centers are currently accepting applications for fellowship training. The fellowship training programs are designed for ACVS Diplomates and veterinarians who have completed a surgery residency in an ACVS registered residency training program. Interested applicants should contact the fellowship representative listed below. ACVS Surgical Oncology Fellowship Training Program at Colorado State […]

New ACVS Founding Fellow

ACVS is excited to announce a new ACVS Founding Fellow. ACVS Founding Fellows are remarkable leaders in their respective fields as evidenced by their exemplary training, robust experience, innovative research, and committed practice. They continue to devote a significant portion of their professional effort in seeking to prevent, diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate patients in their […]

Veterinary Surgery associate editors

ACVS congratulates and welcomes Drs. Adam Biedrzycki, Nicole Buote, and Raphael Labens to the team of Veterinary Surgery associate editors. Their terms begin November 1, 2023. Drs. Ben Ahern, Stanley Kim, and Janet McClaran are completing their term as associate editors this year. Sincere thanks to these dedicated Diplomates for six years of continued service.

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) deadline reminder

Diplomates who achieved ACVS certification in 2018 must submit their MOC record in CERT to ACVS by November 1, 2023, 11:59 pm (ET). Diplomates must document a total of 100 activity points. A minimum of 70 activity points must be in the Diplomate’s respective specialty of certification (e.g., small animal surgery or large animal surgery). […]

Remembering Warren L. Beard, DVM, MS, DACVS

ACVS is saddened by the loss of Dr. Warren L. Beard, who passed on July 24, 2023. Dr. Beard was an Emeritus Diplomate and Honored Mentor. Read more on Dr. Beard’s life and accomplishments.

Upcoming residency and examination deadlines

Phase II examination registration: July 31 Credentials application: August 1 Resident training log: August 1 Phase I examination registration: October 31   Resident Hub