Tacoma, WA September 28–30 130+ CE Hours


PNWVC is the premier CE event for veterinary professionals. Come join over 1,200 veterinarians, technicians, students, practice managers and veterinary staff as the top experts in our profession discuss the latest insights and applications related to our field.

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Program Highlights

Sarah le Jeune

University of California, Davis

J. Scott Weese

University of Guelph

Program Tracks Include…

Small Animal Medicine
Practice Management
Large Animal Medicine
Equine Medicine
Wellness & Hot Topics
Telehealth & Student Debt
Technicians & Assistants

Wet/Dry Labs Offered…

MPL/Patella Luxation
Introduction to Ultrasound

Peter Weinstein

Southern California VMA

Jan Shearer

Iowa State University

And many, many more… See Complete Program

Can’t Miss Events

Awards Gala at LeMay –
America’s Car Museum

Friday, September 28 @ 5:30pm

Plan to attend this fun evening filled with veterinary stars and amazing cars! LeMay – America’s Car Museum Collection consists of automotive artifacts and 350 automobiles spanning over 100 years of automotive history. Collections include British Invasion, Seductive Supercars, Legends of Nascar, Route 66, Classics & Customs Coachwork and more.

Fun Run 2018

Saturday, September 29 @ 7am

Start your Saturday at 7am at the 17th annual 5K Fun Run/Walk and 10 Mile Bike with colleagues, family, friends and leashed dogs along the Ruston Way scenic waterfront with panoramic views of Commencement Bay. The course starts at Chinese Reconciliation Park, a ten minute drive from the Convention Center. Ample free parking is available nearby. $10 donation benefits the WSVMA Past Presidents’ Scholarship Fund.

Morning Yoga

Saturday, September 29 @ 7am

Set your foundation for the day at 7am through Kundalini Yoga, Pranayam (breath play) and meditation. Step into a practice that creates physical health, calms the mind and nourishes the soul. All are welcome; no prior yoga experience needed. Please bring your own mat or towel.

Locations & Attractions

Greater Tacoma Convention

1500 Commerce
Tacoma, WA 98402

Get Directions

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tacoma Downtown
2102 South C Street
Tacoma, Wa. 98402
(253) 272-2434

Discounted Rates
Request WSVMA’s Discounted Group Rate of $139/night.

Book Room

Museum of Glass

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Chambers Bay Golf Links

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Deep Forest Challenge at Northwest Trek

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Destiny Harbor Tours

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Pricing & Discounts

Online registration is now closed. Please register on-site.

  • FREE
  • Students
    • Veterinary Students:  $0
    • Technician Students:  $0
    • On-Site Registration: $30
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  • $200
  • Technicians
    • WSAVT Member:  $200
    • Non-Member:  $270
    • Single Day Passes:  starting at $65
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  • $375
  • Veterinarians
    • WSVMA Member:  $375
    • Non-Member:  $595
    • Single Day Passes:  starting at $175
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**Out of State VMA Members – Please download form, fill out and send in.  You will not be able to get member pricing online.**

  • $245
  • Veterinary Staff
    • WSVMA Member:  $245
    • Non-Member:  $305
    • Single Day Passes:  starting at $115
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