Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Registration:  6:00 to 6:45 pm
Program:  6:45 pm to 8:45 pm   

Doubletree at Reid Park
445 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ  85711
(520) 881-4200

CE Fees
$50 per Member & Member's Technicians   
$75 Nonmember Veterinarians
          After deadline, add $20 per registration

If we have not met our minimum commitment to the venue by the registration deadline, we will offer the regular CE rates until we do.


Cash, Check or Credit Card 
Checks by mail or at the door.
Cash at the door.
Paypal - use the link available when you register here or use the link on our website  or submit payment through your own Paypal account to

 2 CE Units

Upcoming CE Meetings - The rest of the 2019 CE meetings will be held at the Doubletree


Save the Dates

November 14
Dr. Roxane MacLellan
Periodontal Disease and How to Prevent It

December 12
Dr. Sharon Dial presents on PCR:
It's Not Magic or CSI Absolute

Southern Arizona Veterinary Medical Association

Lisa Shubitz, DVM
Valley Fever Center for Excellence at the University of Arizona
Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson
Feline Coccidioidomycosis and VFCE Updates

  • Discuss the findings of a retrospective study of Valley Fever in cats, including presentation, clinical pathology, serology, and treatment outcomes
  • Immy Lateral Flow Assay for in-house coccidioidomycosis screening in dogs
  • Brief update on progress of the Canine Valley Fever Vaccine
  • Other topics as time permits: posaconazole for refractory VF, PK of fluconazole in alpacas, and planning of a PK study of fluconazole in dogs based on body size

When you register here, you will receive an email confirming receipt of  your registration.  If you do not receive a confirmation email, it did not go through, please try again or email the savma office to register. 

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Featuring El Patron Buffet
Mexican Chop Salad - Romaine, Black Beans, Corn, Cherry Tomato, Cucumber, Cilantro, Jack and Cheddar Cheese, Honey Lime Vinaigrette, Warm Flour Tortillas, House Made Salsa, Sour Cream, Lime Wedges
Grilled Skirt Steak, Sweet Onion and Cilantro Lime Marinade, Sauteed Poblano and Onions
Tequila Lime Chicken, Charred Oranges, Roasted Jalapeno, Tomato
Sonoran Style Yellow Rice and Pinto Beans, Medley of Squash, Corn, Mixed Peppers, Cilantro and Garlic
Tres Leches, Assorted Cheesecake
Rain Forest Coffee, Decaf, Iced Tea

SAVMA, PO Box 65832, Tucson, AZ  85728  or  (520) 326-5567, voicemail box 2 
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Friendly Reminders

  • Always sign-in at registration to ensure that we have a record of your attendance.
  • Fees are due for cancellations made after the registration deadline.  
  • Substitutes are welcome:  Send a substitute if you have to cancel after the deadline.  Contact the SAVMA office to see if we can get one for you.  
  • No-shows, including your guests, employees and colleagues, are billed to the person who made the reservation or the member at the clinic. 
  • Nonmember veterinarians and technicians who have not paid may be billed to the member at their clinic.  
  • Menus and programs are subject to change.  
  • Dietary restrictions can be accommodated upon request with advance notice.  These are special meals ordered in advance.  You will be provided with a meal ticket at the meeting for your meal.