Why be a member? Let us answer that for you. The Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) is a professional trade organization for veterinarians. The association was formed in 1907 and incorporated in 1934.
The association is comprised of over 1,000 individual Oklahoma veterinarians, OSU faculty, veterinary students, out-of-state veterinarians, and allied members.
OVMA is your eyes and ears for the industry, your business partner and your source for information, education and legislative representation. In short, it's your career!
As part of your membership, you will receive our quarterly newsletter, the Communique, updating you with what your fellow veterinarians are doing around the state. You will have access to the DVM Listserve, a way to connect to veterinarians around the state to discuss issues, ideas or comments with your peers. As part of your membership, you will have access to free classified advertising on the OVMA website and in the newsletter. The OVMA also gives you access to a list of relief veterinarians, materials for you to use or borrow for public education and hosts events that allow you to partake in classes and lectures to receive CE hours.
The OVMA has partnerships with many companies across the country that can provide a discount to you or your practice. Some of the company categories are:
- Credit Card Processing
- Credit Unions
- Financial Planning
- Client Financing
- Human Resource Services
- Message Provider
- Veterinary Career Network
- Commercial Buying