American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care

Who We Are

American College of Veterinary and Critical care is a group of veterinary specialists who have undergone specialized training in the field of emergency and critical care. We help veterinarians get the proper training, residencies, certificates, and employment as well as helping pet owners find qualified vets for emergency care.

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Latest News

We are excited to invite you to the 5th annual ACVECC VetCOT Veterinary Trauma & Critical Care Symposium April 13 &...
2018 ACVECC Research Award
This year, the ACVECC Scientific Committee received (27) strong pre-proposals for the ACVECC research grant.  Of the original (27), we then...
Dr. Justine Lee | 2018 Hill’s Jack Mara Scientific Achievement Aw...
ACVECC is pleased to announce Justine A. Lee, DVM, DACVECC, DABT as the recipient of the 2018 ACVECC Jack Mara Scientif...

Upcoming Dates & Deadlines

• February 1, 2019 Due date for Resident/Fellow registrations for a January 2019 start

• February 15-16, 2019 The 2019 ACVECC Postgraduate & Multi-Disciplinary Review, San Diego, CA

• March 18, 2019 Registration deadline for the 2019 ACVECC/VetCOT

• April 1, 2019 Deadline for payment of 2019 ACVECC Membership Dues.

• April  4-7, 2019 The 2019 VECCS Spring Symposium, Costa Rica.

• April 13-14, 2019 The 2019 ACVECC VetCOT Veterinary Trauma and Critical Care Conference, Las Vegas, NV

• May 1, 2019 Exam Candidate Registration & Exam Administration Fee for the 2019 Certification Examination due 

• May 1, 2019 Training Benchmark distribution. Completed Benchmark and Certification Statement must be electronically submitted by or before July 1, 2019

• September 6-10, 2019 IVECCS, Gaylord National, Washington, DC