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Board Basics & Beyond - Registration Now Open!

The AAVSB's Board Basics & Beyond is an interactive training session designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to excel as a regulatory board member, executive, or staff member. It is scheduled for April 20-21, 2018 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Travel dates are April 19 and 22).


Registration is open January 8 - March 30, 2018.
Registration is open to Member Board Executive Directors, Member Board members, and Member Board staff.
$250 USD Fee - all other reasonable expenses are covered.

Register Online Here

What Attendees Are Saying

"I enjoyed the small group discussions - topics and questions were great - answered many. I gained more perspective and clarity."

"This was exactly what I needed to be an effective board member."

"I certainly left feeling more confident in my role as a Public Member." - Jody Grote, Minnesota Board of Veterinary Medicine, Public Member


  • Role and responsibilities of board members
  • Political realities of boards
  • Adjudication/discipline/enforcement
  • Other current regulatory issues


  • Increase board member knowledge
  • Promote effectiveness in regulation
  • Identify issues and potential resolutions

Training Policies & Procedures

   Attn: Lainie Franklin
   380 W. 22nd Street, Suite 101
   Kansas City, MO 64108
   Phone (toll-free): 1-877-698-8482 ext. 221
   Fax: 1-816-931-1604

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