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.

Tanya Stephens

Haberfield Veterinary Hospital
Small animal practitioner and practice owner, wildlife researcher, an MANZCVS in Animal Welfare and MSc International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law (Edinburgh). Past member of the NSW Veterinary Surgeons Board. Long term member of the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal. Past and present member of several Animal Ethics Committees and Honorary consulting Veterinarian for a large research institute. Past President of AVAWE, Chair of the AVA Animal Welfare Trust and executive member of AVCB. Tanya is particularly interested in professional ethics drawing on her VSB and NCAT experiences. A published author and presenter on veterinary ethics she enjoys practice and is keenly interested in promoting the use of EBVM.