National Organizations

AAV – Association of Avian Veterinarians

  • $15.00 per year for a student membership (Jan-Dec)
  • Includes free access to quarterly editions of the Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery, archived AAV conference proceedings, and educational webinars, podcasts and slideshows on a variety of avian related topics
  • Networking with top experts in the field and access to avian specific jobs, internships, externships and residencies


AAZV – American Association of Zoo Veterinarians

  • $162+ per year for a student membership (Jan-Dec)
  • Access to annual Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine publications and AAZV Conference procedings
  • Discounted AAZV Conference registration and JZWM manuscript submission
  • Networking with top professionals in the field


ARAV – Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarians

  • $39.50+ per year for a student membership (Jan-Dec)
  • Access to the Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, monthly newsletter and ARAV Annual Conference
  • Networking through a private Facebook group and members-only website


AEMV – Association of Exotic Mammal Vets

  • $60 per year for a student membership (Jul-Jun)
  • Quarterly subscription to the Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine and access to AEMV Annual Conference proceedings
  • Discounted registration the the AEMV Annual Conference and other AEMV educational events
  • Networking opportunities through a members-only AEMV Facebook page


WAVMA – World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association

  • $25 per year for a student membership (Jan-Dec)
  • Access to an Aquatic Veterinarian Certificate Program for completion after graduation
  • Subscription to quarterly editions of The Aquatic Veterinarian, as well as access to WAVMA Conference proceedings and WebCEPD program on a variety of aquatic medicine-related topics
  • Networking opportunities and access to list of members-only job opportunities and educational events