Legislative and Governmental Representation
MVMA represents your interests at the state capitol and to govermental agencies. As a member you have the opportunity, if you wish, to make a difference by becoming educated on the issues, and impacting your legislators through emails, telephone calls, letters or personal visits. MVMA provides you the tools to Take Legislative Action and creates the opportunity for you to use them for the betterment of veterinary medicine, and animal and human health in the State of Missouri.
Public Relations Support
Check out the public relations training aids and tools to help you use public relations to your best advantage both for your clinic, and for your profession. You can find out more in the Publications section under Resources, and in the MVMA Public Relations Committee minutes under Boards & Committees on the home page.
Telephone & Email Support
Your MVMA staff will personally answer your calls and emails. No answering machine. You will talk to a staff member live during office hours. We're here to serve our MVMA members. If we don't know the answer to your question, or if we do not know where you can find the answer, we will find out. Call 573-636-8612 or email us.
Your membership saves you up to $272 compared to non-member registration to our MVMA Annual Convention and its extensive continuing education program. If you are a new, first-time member, you receive free registration to next year's convention. If you are an Academy Member, or a recent graduate, you qualify for registration discounts to this great meeting.
Rabies Vaccination & Titer program
Check out this rabies program that helps you and your practice staff stay up to date on your rabies vaccinations and titers.
Personal Dashboard in Website
Take control of your information on file. Update your personal and contact information, your clinic information. View your pending invoices and payments received.
Receive MVMA's outstanding Quarterly Magazine to get a bird's eye perspective of your profession in Missouri.
MVMA Membership Industry Discounts
Leverage your MVMA membership to boost your bottom line. Are all veterinarians in your clinic MVMA members? What is the advantage to your clinic if they are? Contact your MWI or Patterson reps to find out how to turn 100 percent MVMA membership in your clinic into dollars and cents savings. Find Out More.
Executive Report E-Newsletter
Receive updates on breaking news, medical alerts, upcoming events and other timely information every Missouri veterinarian should know with the Executive Report E Newsletter.
Free Classified Advertising
Take advantage of three free classified ads in the MVMA Quarterly each year for MVMA members. These classifeds are also posted on the website between publication dates of the Quarterly.
Great rates for National Employment Advertising.
The Veterinary Career Network provides nationwide Classified Advertising for our members at a great low rate for employers and free for job seekers. Have access to hundreds of jobs and resumes. Go to http://careers.movma.org/ for more information.
Discount rate for CVC
Save 5 percent on your registration for the Kansas City Central Veterinary Conference. Save an additional 5 percent by becoming a member of the Missouri Academy of Veterinary Practice. That's a total of 10% off.
Local Veterinary Medical Association meeting notices
Receive notices of local Veterinary Medical Association meetings and continuing education opportunities in your area.
MVMA Educational Seminars & Workshops
Deep discounts on registration fees for MVMA's educational seminars throughout the year, including the MVMA summer equine program and the fall equine dental wetlab.
Missouri Volunteer Veterinary Corps
For those so inclined, the MVMA Volunteer Veterinary Corps offers members an opportunity to get "plugged in" to disaster rescue and response efforts, and foreign animal disease outbreak response activities in Missouri. It also equips members to take advantage of national paid veterinary response efforts when those situations arise.