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ALAVTN Academy of Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technicians and Nurses 

Wow it was awesome to meet so many people who stopped by the SLAVT/ALAVTN Booth at AALAS.

Our combined talks were well attended and the questions were thought provoking!

Another great year and a new member!

Welcome Beth Skiles, BA, RVT, VTS(LAM) to the Academy.  

We are proud to have you as a member!

Also I want to shout out to the new Board members! Please welcome them!!

President Elect – Victoria Elam, CVT VTS(LAM)

Member at Large-Nursing- Summer Boyd, MS, RLATg, RVT, VTS(LAM)

Treasurer- Mark Sharpless, MBA, JM, CMAR, RVT, VTS(LAM)


What will 2019 bring for the Academy??  

Check back for future announcements and updated Exam 2020 application forms and upcoming webinar to help you fill out your application!!


Current ALAVTN 2019 Application packets are now posted on the website

We will be accepting applications for all categories for the 2019 cycle.
You may only apply for one category at a time. AALAS membership and
credentials must be up to date. This is an excellent way to elevate your
career as we are supported by NAVTA, AVMA, AALAS, ACLAM and ASLAP.

Application submission deadline: Jan 1st, 2019 at 12am PST. Acceptance
or denial emails will be sent: April 1st, 2019.

A great article for those of you who are wondering if this is what I want and what will it do for me professionally…

This article needs to be updated to include new specialties that were established in 2016/2017. will have the entire list

 The Benefits of a Vet Tech Specialist