April 2022 NewsBytes

Monthly e-news of the MDVMA

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Refer a Colleague for MDVMA Membership

Encourage a colleague to join the only in-state organization that has the interests of the veterinary medical profession as its sole objective.

MDVMA Summer Conference

Oceans of Opportunity

June 23-25, 2022 - Ocean City, MD


18 hours CE credit available, 5 tracks:

Small Animal
Large Animal
Veterinary Technology
Practice Management


Register Early and Save $$



At the Clarion Resort Fontainbleau Hotel by calling 1-800-638-2100


Be sure to mention Maryland Veterinary Medical Association to receive the discounted rate.

Discounted rooms are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis until May 20, 2022.


Exclusive Member rates

with guaranteed savings!


No Contract

Free EMV Chip Card Terminal

Veterinary Payment Specialists

24-hour Customer Service

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Accepting Board Member and Membership Award Nominations

Deadline is April 6
See the 2021 recipients HERE.

MDVMA's Board of Directors is accepting nominations for the following awards:
Distinguished Maryland Veterinarian Award
Awarded to a current MDVMA Member in good standing in recognition of outstanding leadership, dedication, and continued commitment to the Maryland Veterinary Medical Association.
Good Doctor Award
Awarded to a current MDVMA Member in good standing for distinguished service, outstanding leadership, dedicated veterinary medical care and for providing compassion and kindness towards clients, patients and community reflecting the meaning of "Good Doctor".


MDVMA's Nominating Committee is accepting nominations for Board of Directors open seats!
Practice Focus Representative
     Government / Academic / Corporate
     Small Animal
Executive Board Positions
     AVMA Delegate
     Vice President

Deadline is April 6

Ensure the Future of Veterinary Medicine in Maryland


MDVMA Classifieds


Practices for Sale

Equipment for Lease

Job Openings


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Click HERE for the link to the recordings.

FREE for MDVMA Members



March 2022 New Members

Emily Mason - Veterinarian

Terri Mitchell - Student


MDVMA 2021-2022 Executive Officers

Dr. David Handel, President
Dr. Matthew Keats, President-Elect
Dr. Elizabeth Hepner, Vice President
Dr. Elizabeth Cottrell, Secretary/Treasurer
Dr. Shadawn Salmond-Jimenez, Immediate Past President
Dr. Andrew O'Carroll, AVMA Delegate
Dr. Jenny Krueger, AVMA Alt Delegate
Dr. Robert Silcox, Director at Large
Dr. Richard Street, III, Director at Large


Maryland Veterinary Medical Association

(410) 305-7083 | www.mdvma.org


Mailing Address:

8574 Paxton St.

Hummelstown, PA 17036