ABVP Symposium

CE in the Sun!

October 11 – 14, 2018
Tampa, Florida
Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina

The ABVP Symposium is a leading CE event for veterinarians, veterinary residents, veterinary technicians and students that offers 23 hours of attainable CE per person. Click here to view the schedule!

Exhibitors & Sponsors

If you are interested in exhibiting or sponsoring the 2018 Symposium, please check out our page dedicated to these opportunities!


Registration for the 2018 Symposium is now open! The Early Bird deadline ends August 6 so don’t delay!

Register Now Registration Brochure

French Fellowship Scholarship

The American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) Foundation is pleased to announce, through the French Fellowship, two student scholarships to attend the upcoming ABVP Symposium in Tampa, Florida this October!

Students at any level of their veterinary education at any AVMA-accredited College of Veterinary Medicine located in the U.S. or Canada are eligible to apply. Recipients will receive a registration to the Symposium (valued at $180) plus $320 to assist with travel/lodging expenses.

Click here to download the full details on eligibility requirements and submission. Submissions must be received by August 17, 2018 at 5:00 PM East Coast time.

Book your Hotel Accommodations

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina
700 S Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602

Room rates start at $199/night plus all applicable taxes. Please call +1.888.789.3090 and indicate you are attending the 23rd Annual ABVP Symposium. Reduced room rate expires on Monday, September 18, 2018 at 5:00 PM local time.

Book Your Hotel Online


Transportation to and from the Tampa International Marriott is offered at $15.00 per person, each way from Blue One Transportation. Please utilize this flyer to secure the discounted rate. Please be sure to call the number on the flyer from baggage claim. Payment can be made with cash or credit card to the driver directly.

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Future Dates

2019: Denver Marriott City Center, October 10 – 13, Denver, Colorado
2020: Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, October 15 – 18, Chicago, Illinois