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Southwest Veterinary Symposium

Southwest Veterinary Symposium This weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the Southwest Veterinary Symposium (SWVS) in San Antonio, Texas. After a demanding week of clinical pathology case write-ups, preparing for surgery and pig-wrangling, a few classmates and I made our way south for a weekend of networking, learning, and relaxing with our future colleagues. My friends and I agreed we were in desperate need of a weekend away from College Station. What better way to spend that weekend than on the Riverwalk, enjoying a surplus of authentic Mexican food? Like a flashback to elementary school, the bell rang on Friday afternoon and we were out of there! SWVS is a unique partnership among fellow state veterinary medical associations and sponsors. Veterinary associations from Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Alabama, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri and Tennessee host this annual symposium each fall to enrich the veterinary profession with continuing education cours... (Read More)