AAVCAmerican Association of Veterinary Clinicians

Veterinary Internship and Residency Matching Program (VIRMP)

The American Association of Veterinary Clinicians sponsors the Veterinary Internship and Residency Matching Program (VIRMP) to expedite the selection of interns and residents for participating veterinary schools, colleges, institutions and private practices.

click here to visit www.virmp.org 

The AAVC's Mission

The mission of the American Association of Veterinary Clinicians is to enhance the quality of and be an advocate for veterinary clinical teaching, service and research.

The AAVC is an organization of veterinary clinicians who are engaged in teaching and/or research at the professional, graduate or postgraduate level. This includes faculty in clinical departments at veterinary schools, colleges, practices and institutions involved in the education of veterinarians in internships and residencies.

The American Association of Veterinary Clinicians (AAVC) was started in 1958 to enhance the quality of veterinary instruction through clinical teaching, service and research.

AVMA Representation

The AAVC has a voice in the AVMA decision making process. The AAVC has 2 members that are part of the House of Delegates (HOD). The HOD votes on all major resolutions and amendments in January and July. All current issues can be found on the AVMA website under the House of Delegates.

As a member of the AAVC please feel free to contact your representatives if you have any comments on the pending items for vote.

  • Dana Zimmel
    University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine
    zimmeld@ufl.edu

  • Lizette Hardie
    North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
    hardie@ncsu.edu