NZVA - New Zealand Veterinary Association

CAV Continuing Professional Development

Scholarship: A Week With...               

The "A week with..." scholarship pays $2000 to support a veterinarian to spend a week working alongside a specialist. This is a great opportunity to tailor your CPD to suit your interests and schedule.

Hill's Pet Nutrition/CAV Educating the Educators

This scholarship supports veterinary specialists and educators to maintain up-to-date knowledge from overseas conferences and to share this through articles, reports and presentations to benefit all members.

Online Learning: CAV Veterinary Refresher Scheme

This online course over 4 modules is designed to support veterinarians returning to practice or those wanting to change to companion animal practice from another area.

CAV Conference Proceedings

Conference proceedings are available for members on Sciquest. Following our successful 2018 conference, planning is underway for the 2019 CAV conference to be held in Wellington during May. Further details to follow.

Get your teeth into best practice dentistry

19 - 20 July 2019
With pets living longer, dentistry is now a significant component of companion animal practice and practice income. This course is for companion animal veterinarians wanting to achieve best practice in veterinary dentistry.

Diagnosis and management of otitis in dogs 

Online 16 August | Wet lab 30 August 2019
This course outlines a logical approach to the diagnosis and management of otitis externa and otitis media in dogs.

World Veterinary Congress 2020

6 - 8 April 2020
Three streams covering CA medicine - you'll be able to pick and choose between topics that interest you. With experts from all over the world you'll be spoilt for choice!