Tennessee Veterinary Technicians Association
The purpose of the Tennessee Vet Tech Association is to better the career of licensed technicians and veterinary assistants through opportunities for continuing education and leadership roles.
- Promote the science and art of Veterinary Technology.
- Promote progressive and humane medical care for all creatures.
- Educate the public about the importance of Licensed Veterinary Medical Technicians within the veterinary medical profession.
- Sponsor Continuing Education conferences for veterinary technicians each year.
- Sponsor a booth at the UT Veterinary Conference (Knoxville) and the Music City Veterinary Conference (Nashville).
- Provide emails and quarterly newsletters to update members on current information about the profession.
- Provide active support and brochures for members who wish to educate the public about veterinary technology.
- Provide representation during meetings of the TVMA and BVME.
- Support schools of veterinary technology within the state by awarding an annual scholarship to a deserving student at each of the six schools.
- Inform members about legislation that concerns their profession and introduce legislation that will benefit veterinary technicians in the state of Tennessee.
March 1-3, 2024