Founded in 1978, the American Veterinary Medical History Society (AVMHS), is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting research, study, understanding, communication, and appreciation for the history of the veterinary medical profession, especially in America. Membership is open to anyone interested in this subject.
"Devoted to the Diffusion of Veterinary History"
46th AVMHS Program and Annual Meeting
This virtual meeting was held on Thursday, July 6, 2023
7-9pm EDT (6-8 pm CST) Watch for a Zoom member invitation.
Global Aspects of the History of Veterinary Medicine
Susan D. Jones, DVM, PhD
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
History of Science and Technology
Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
University of Minnesota
St. Paul, Minnesota
Smithcors Student Veterinary History Essay Contest
Veterinary students are encouraged to submit essays about a veterinary history topic. Cash Prizes are awarded.
2024 contest submissions due 15-April-2024