Department Heads and Hospital Directors Meeting

The Department Heads and Hospital Directors meeting is an annual meeting of department heads, assistant department heads, hospital directors and assistant hospital directors to discuss issues pertinent to veterinary clinical education. The meeting typically occurs in late March in Atlanta, GA. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the March 2021 meeting will be virtual. The meeting covers AAVC business, information on the VIRMP and professional development sessions of interest to department heads and hospital directors. Registration materials, including an agenda, are distributed in January each year via the Department Heads and Hospital Directors email list. If you have not received registration information, please contact [email protected] for more information.

Recent Topics include:

  • Promoting and Enhancing Wellness
  • Faculty Retention and Recruitment
  • Clinical Education
  • Continuous Improvement using LEAN
  • Strategic Planning
  • Feedback & Improving Communication
  • Maintaining a Vibrant and Competitive Veterinary Teaching Hospital