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Become a Member and Gain Access to a Sea of Information

VETERINARIANS - $50

Full Members: A veterinarian who has graduated from colleges or schools of veterinary medicine accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education or holds an active State license to practice veterinary medicine in the United States, and is currently practicing in some capacity (e.g., private practice, industry, academia, state and federal government, etc.) in North America.

Rights and Privileges:
Full Members shall be entitled to:

  • one (1) vote on those matters upon which Full Members shall be entitled to vote on
  • attend all meetings except those that are deemed “closed”
  • run for any elected Board position
  • serve as a Committee Chair
  • serve as a Committee Member
  • add your business or academic institution on our Find a Fish Vet map

This is a $50 membership level

Students - $25

Student Associate Members: A full-time veterinary student enrolled in a veterinary curriculum
at an AVMA accredited veterinary college or school, and may include interns, residents, or
graduate students who have a veterinary degree and are actively involved or have an interest in
fish medicine. If a Student Member qualifies as a Full Member, they have the option to join
under that category.

Rights and Privileges:
Student Associate Members shall have all of the rights and privileges of Full Members, except they shall not have:

  • the right to attend meetings which are designated as limited to Full Members only
  • the right to vote on matters upon which votes are limited to Full Members only
  • the right to run for any elected Board position
  • the right to serve as a Committee Chair
  • the right to serve as a Committee Members

This is a $25 membership level

AAFV STUDENT MEMBER REQUIREMENTS

Students must be sponsored by a current voting member of the AAFV and be either: a current veterinary student at an AVMA accredited veterinary school or a veterinarian who graduated from an AVMA accredited school pursuing another graduate degree (MS, PhD, residency, etc.)

Foreign Veterinarian - $50

Foreign Veterinary Associate Members. A graduate from an AVMA accredited or a non AVMA accredited college or school of veterinary medicine and is practicing outside of North America.

Rights and Privileges:
These individuals shall have all of the rights and privileges of Full Members except they shall not have:

  • the right to attend meetings which are designated as limited to Full Members only
  • the right to vote on matters upon which votes are limited to Full Members only
  • the right to run for any elected Board position
  • the right to serve as a Committee Chair
  • the right to serve as a Committee Members

This is a $50 membership level

Paraprofessionals - $25

Veterinary Paraprofessionals Associate Members:  A student or graduate of a North American school of veterinary technology or veterinary nursing and is practicing within North America.

Rights and Privileges:
These individuals shall have all of the rights and privileges of Full Members except they shall not have:

  • the right to attend meetings which are designated as limited to Full Members only
  • the right to vote on matters upon which votes are limited to Full Members only
  • the right to run for any elected Board position
  • the right to serve as a Committee Chair
  • the right to serve as a Committee Members

This is a $25 membership level

Memberships run for one year after initial signup.