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Dr. Gary Bird Memorial Scholarship

2020 Scholarship Recipients
Xia Quamahongnewa
Jaclyn Cubillas 
Natalie Campbell​
since 7/20/18
SAVMA is a non-profit association seeking to promote the interests of veterinary medicine, including furthering the health and welfare of animals in Arizona; to advance the cause of public health and the welfare of veterinary science in the State of Arizona and to foster, develop, and promote educational programs for veterinarians and their employees.

Our Mission
To strengthen the regional veterinary community and animal wellness through education, collaboration, and leadership.

This website was last updated: March 4, 2021
Arizona State Veterinary Medical Examining Board COVID-19 Announcement for Veterinarians, CVTs, Veterinary Hospital staff:

For guidance on COVID-19 related topics, refer to the AVMA website at

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering disaster assistance.  

Important information from DEA. See this link:  

Resources, blog posts and press releases at the AVMA​
All CE can be completed online via an interactive course that is "board-approved" sponsored by AzVMA, SAVMA, AAHA, AAVSB, or specifically approved by the Arizona Veterinary Board (see list on the Continuing Education link)." 
AzVMA has a dedicated page that is updated with COVID-19 resources daily:

Next Continuing Education Meeting

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Rocco Mele, DVM
Dennis Keith, DVM, DACVR

present on dentistry 

Extraction Site Preservation: 
Regenerative Techniques and Membrane Protocol

Complicated and More Complicated Cases
Advanced Cases
Techniques to Use in Your Practice
CT/3D Applications for Dentistry 

Thanks to our speaker sponsors!

Pima County Health Department 
Vaccination Plan

See the COVID vaccine eligibility checker. 

Veterinarians and animal care workers are now in the 1A 'healthcare worker' category in Arizona.