The AVA Annual Conference is the nation’s premier veterinary event, covering all fields of veterinary science and in 2017 brought together over 920 veterinary professionals and 115 exhibitors.

We hope you will join us for the 2018 AVA Annual Conference in Brisbane, 13-18 May.    
Visit conference.ava.com.au to register.    To download a pdf file of the entire program click here.

Megan Kearney

Dr Megan Kearney is an integrative veterinary surgeon and Medical Herbalist. She runs a veterinary hospital and practice for people in Bangalow, Northern NSW. She sees a wide range of species including companion animals, horses, livestock, exotics and wildlife. Megan was inspired as a young vet to travel the UK to study western herbal medicine in the British Isles where the plants are endemic. She was the first vet to become a Member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists in 1998. She became a Veterinary Member of the Faculty of Homeopathy in 1997 and completed the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society course in 2003. Megan is past-President and past AVA Policy Council representative for Integrative Veterinarians Australia. She has spoken conferences and post-graduate courses in veterinary herbal medicine in Australia, the UK and South Africa. She is currently studying a Masters of Veterinary Studies in Conservation Medicine at Murdoch University