Veterinary Associates of the North Shore (VANS)
VANS is a volunteer-led regional VMA supporting veterinary staff located on the North Shore. If you'd like to get involved or learn more, contact: XXX
VANS meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month, September through May (except in December). There is a social gathering at 7:00pm followed by a lecture at 8:00pm.
Here are some upcoming events:
Tuesday, September 19 - Feline Diabetes/Bexacat
Tuesday, October 17 - Librela
Meetings are held at the Ryal Side Civic Association at 7 Eleanor Ave in Beverly.
VANS awards between $5,000- $10,000 a year in veterinary scholarships.
Mission and Purpose of VANS:
To elevate the standard of care of veterinary medicine
To enhance the well-being of animals
To promote public health
Encourage collegiality among veterinarians through regular meetings
Educate the public about veterinary care and potential health threats
Protect pets and people against zoonotic diseases through rabies clinics
Provide continuing education seminars to members
Support scholarship programs for veterinary students
Donate to worthy veterinary causes
Endorse AVMA Code of Ethics
Adhere to and abide by MVMA standards