Dedicated to Developing Responsible Herbal Practice
Established in 2002 by Susan Wynn, DVM, CVA, CVCH, AHG, DACVN
Webinars are only $70 for our VBMA Members, and you have the option of attending live or viewing a recording.
Mastering the Sense of Taste: For Use by Drs. Basko and DiNatale
8 PM ET Wednesday 12/5/18.
Registration open - sign up HERE.
Recordings of all our past programs are available for purchase HERE.
Join us for a week exploring the Scottish Highlands! From June 29th through July 6th 2019 we'll be staying at the Aigas Field Center, Scotland’s foremost center for nature study and wildlife holidays. Price is all-inclusive in regard to your lodging, food and activities, with the exceptions being your airfare and car rental. Limited to 25 attendees, so CLICK HERE to sign up now!
VBMA EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR VETERINARY STUDENTS
The Veterinary Botanical Medicine Association currently offers annual educational scholarships for veterinary students totaling AT LEAST $1000.00 in order to promote herbal education. The funding for this scholarship is donated by one of our incredibly generous VBMA members...many thanks for your support! Also included - FREE VBMA membership for 2 years upon graduation.
Why do you want to use Herbs in Your Future Veterinary Practice? Is there an experience that you have personally had with herbs that has engaged your interest? How has herbal medicine influenced your course in veterinary school? Tell us a about yourself and you could win a scholarship to further your herbal education! Spread the word and tell your friends!
Simply complete the form below, fill out the PDF version or send your information to firstname.lastname@example.org by 7/15/19 for consideration. The essays will be read and the awards decided by the President and President-Elect of the VBMA. The winning essays will be published in the VBMA journal as well as on the VBMA website.
SUBMISSION IS NOW OPEN.
Announcement of Award:
The winning essay will be announced at the VBMA’s annual meeting at the AHVMA convention of that year.
Use of Award Money:
The recipient of the educational scholarship may use their award money for any AHG (American Herbal Guild) event or class by a RH (AHG), and any CIVT, Chi, IVAS, VBMA or equivalent veterinary herbal class. Alternatively, the funds may be used for the purchase of herbal books, VBMA CDs, teleconference registrations or similar educational events. Note: There is no expiration date for monies awarded so you can use it on future continuing education needs!
Previous scholarship recipients and links to their submissions can be found HERE.
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BECOME A VBMA MEMBER
RECEIVE FREE FUNDING FOR YOUR CONTINUING EDUCATIONAL NEEDS!
A minimal investment of your time = money AND publication.
Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity!
STUDENTS MAY ALSO JOIN THE VBMA FREE OF CHARGE - SIGN UP HERE!
2018 - THREE WINNERS!
First Prize: Dayna Locitzer, Cornell University, $750.00. Read her essay HERE.
Second Prize: Rebecca Haber, University of Wisconsin-Madison, $500.00. Read her essay HERE.
Honorable Mention: Ashley Shaw, University of Georgia, $250.00. Read her essay HERE.
Margot Mercer, 2014 winner. Read her essay HERE.
Presentation of 2014 Scholarship to Margo Mercer by VBMA President Laurie Dohmen.