News & Updates

At the 2018 AAVSB Annual Meeting & Conference, the AAVSB Membership approved updates to the Practice Act Model which included Telehealth Guidelines. These updates provides a model to Member Boards looking for guidance on update their VCPR and how to approach the emergence of telehealth issues.

The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) is pleased to announce the winner of the inaugural Veterinary Technician National Examination Celebrating Diversity Award is Tiana Smith, a graduating Veterinary Technology senior from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The AAVSB is pleased to announce its new President and members of the 2021-2022 Board of Directors. Elections were held at the 2021 AAVSB Annual Meeting & Conference in Denver, Colorado on October 2, 2021.

Earlier this year, the American Association of Veterinary State Boards® (AAVSB®) launched Veterinary Care Elite, a gold standard program for veterinary technicians recognizing those who demonstrate their commitment to performing at the highest level.

Links to download presentation materials from the 2021 Annual Meeting & Conference

The AAVSB is thrilled to continue the AAVSB Veterinary Technician National Examination® Celebrating Diversity Award. The next award recipient will be announced this Spring 2022 and will receive a VTNE exam voucher for their VTNE online application.

The AAVSB is pleased to share the AAVSB Guidance Document for CBD Use on Companion Animals as released at the 2021 AAVSB Annual Meeting & Conference.