American Association of Feline Practitioners

Veterinary professionals passionate about the care of cats

Tracks at Other Conferences

AAFP Tracks at Other Conferences

The AAFP is continuing to be recognized as the leader in feline health and education. To this end, the AAFP has continuing education tracks at many other major veterinary conferences throughout the year. Below are the conferences, session titles and speakers. For more information, please visit the individual conference websites.


VMX: Veterinary Meeting & Expo (February 3-7, 2018) - Orlando, FL

February 4, 2018
Touch & Technology: The Big Picture to Build, Nurture, and Strengthen Relationships with Cats and their Owners
Speakers: Elizabeth Colleran DVM, MS, DAVBP (Feline) & Steve Dale CABC

Update on FIP
Cat-friendly: Easy Tips You Can Implement Today
Speaker: Elizabeth Colleran DVM, MS, DAVBP (Feline)

Feline Pain: Degenerative Joint Disease
Feline Handling: Prevent Cats from Becoming ‘Difficult’
Enriching Cat Lives: Environments As Part of Therapy
Speaker: Ilona Rodan DVM, DAVBP (Feline)


Chicagoland Veterinary Conference (May 13-17, 2018) - Chicago, IL

May 14, 2018
Managing Feline Constipation – Relieving a Hard Problem
Getting Calories In: Feeding the Inappetant or Anoretic Cat
The Feline Friendly Practice: Tools for Providing the Best Medical Care
Meeting the Challenge of Feeding the Multi-cat Household
Speaker: Margie Scherk, DVM, DABVP (Feline)

May 15, 2018
Lower Urinary Tract Health: Metabolism and Stress
Optimizing an Indoor Lifestyle for Cats
Foundations for a Healthy Life at Every Life Stage
Journal Club: Updates from the Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery and ACVIM
Speaker: Margie Scherk, DVM, DABVP (Feline)


CVE Feline Medicine Distance Education (February 1, 2018 - November 30, 2019)

This online course is designed to reinforce, deepen and broaden your knowledge of feline medicine in a practical, interactive and enjoyable way. 

Course Ambassador: Michael Lappin, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Speakers: Susan Little, DVM, DABVP (Feline), and Jessica Quimby, DVM, DACVIM, PhD