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119th USAHA and 58th AAVLD Annual Meeting
 October 22-28, 2015
Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, Rhode Island

About the 2015 Annual Meeting

Make plans to attend the 119th USAHA / 58th AAVLD Annual Meeting! USAHA and AAVLD head to the Northeast at our first time in Providence, Rhode Island.  Join 1200 colleagues in addressing the latest issues in animal health, learn about the latest research and information in disease eradication and control, and network with federal and state animal health officials, industry representatives, diagnosticians and other leaders in animal agriculture.

Hotel Information
Meetings will be held primarily in the Rhode Island Convention Center.  All hotels are very close proximity to the RICC, with easy walking access. The Omni is directly connected to RICC.

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The USAHA/AAVLD Block of Rooms is currently full, thought there may be limited availability. Alternately, we suggest you explore other nearby hotels here if you do not have a reservation.  Our apologies for the inconvenience.

Omni Hotel (Host Hotel) 
Biltmore Hotel (a Hilton property)
Hilton Providence

Meeting Registration

You May Register On-Site in Providence - Rates Listed Below.


 PRE Registration

ON-SITE Registration

 USAHA and/or AAVLD Member Registration



 Non-Member Registration



 Life Member Registration



 One Day Registration



 Two Day Registration



 Resident or Graduate Student Registration    



 Veterinary Student Registration



 Spouse Registration



You must have a badge and register to attend meetings.


Registrants of the USAHA/AAVLD Annual Meeting may cancel their registration by notifying the USAHA Office. Cancellations prior to the start of the meeting (October 22, 2015) will receive a refund of their fees less $25. Cancellations may be made until November 4, 2015, following the close of the meeting, with a refund of fees less $75. No cancellations are accepted after November 4, 2015. USAHA nor AAVLD hold no responsibility for cancellation fees associated with lodging, travel or other expenses to the individual registrant.

Taxi Service

The distance from T.F. Green Airport to the downtown area is 9 miles and taxis will cost approximately $35 each way.

Shuttle Service
The distance from T.F. Green Airport to the downtown area is 9 miles. The airport shuttle is available Monday through Friday from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The shuttle leaves the airport every hour on the hour. The cost of the shuttle is $11.77 or $23.54 round trip. Call (401) 737-2868 or toll free 1-888-737-7006 or visit

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CE Credits
 Information on Veterinary Continuing Education Credits at the USAHA/AAVLD Annual Meeting
The USAHA/AAVLD meeting is commonly accepted by most State Veterinary Licensing Board for continuing education credits.  Specific presentations and sessions do not have direct pre-approval.  An individual could attain more than 30 hours of CE credits, depending on sessions attended.  Please check with your State Licensing authority to determine their specific requirements and acceptance of USAHA presentations.  A form is provided for your records.
Thank You 2015 Sponsors!



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