AAFV Conference

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October 17-21, 2024

Seattle, WA

See below for information regarding our 2024 conference. 

OPEN SUBMISSIONS: Please submit your talk for the 2024 AAFV Conference!

Hotel Block for our 2024 conference is now available! Book now!

Registration, sponsorship, and agenda to be released soon.

When you book your room, only select one occupant even if you will bring multiple people. Some folks have had issues if they put 2 people into the booking. There are still plenty of rooms left in the block!

Thank you

Sponsors and Donors

Silent Auction

Tala Woodward sampling Chinook

Support Students

We are accepting donations of any kind to our Annual Silent Auction to be held October 20th, 2024.

Auction item

Creative Donations

Experiences, promotional items, services, artwork, books, etc, all make for an exciting auction for attendees and sponsors.


In 2023, we raised $3300!

All proceeds go to Veterinary Student Scholarships for educational activities to launch the careers of future fish veterinarians.

Click or Scan Here

Upload your auction items in advance by scanning this QR code. Thank you so much for your generous donations.

Visit Seattle

The 2024 AAFV Annual Conference will be held in Seattle, Washington. It will be hosted at the Alexis Royal Sonesta Hotel. All attendees and sponsors are invited to stay onsite, in downtown Seattle. Washington has many activities that would be fantastic as a business traveler or for those who wish to bring their families along. We will have several inclusive social events and tours available around the area.


Seattle, WA and the surrounding area has tons of activities to enjoy including:

  • Scenic drives or hikes at Mount Rainier
  • Ferry to Bainbridge Island
  • Explore the Seattle Aquarium
  • Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
  • Olympic Peninsula
  • San Juan Islands
  • Woodland Park Zoo
  • Pike Place Market
Pike's Place

Looking for more CE?

You can also register for our previous conference recordings on the above registration site if you want to catch up on past years.

Contact americanfishvets@gmail.com when you are ready for your test.

Save Money on Registration

Become a AAFV member and get a discount on your conference registration fees.

Members also get special access to vet resources on our site and many other valuable resources.

Past Proceedings

If you want to purchase past conference proceedings, AAFV is holding a special ($30 for 2014-2020) if purchased on our site.

Past AAFV Conferences

10th Annual Conference
Springfield, MO
October 2023

9th Annual Conference
St. Augustine, FL
October 2022

8th Annual Conference
October 2021

7th Annual Conference
October 2020

6th Annual Conference with AAZV
St Louis, MO
September 2019

5th Annual Conference
with ISAAH
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
September 2018

4th Annual Conference with AAZV/ARAV/AEMV/NAG
Dallas, TX
Sept 2017

3rd Annual Conference
North Carolina Aquarium
April 2016

2nd Annual Conference
Shedd Aquarium
April 2015

1st Annual Conference
Shepherdstown, WV
April 2014