FAQ

Below is a overview of some of the questions SVMA is frequently asked. If you have a question that is not answered here, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Annual dues are $110 for new, current, and rejoining regular members.  Annual dues are $55 for new, current, or rejoining associate members. Honorary or honorary life members are exempt from dues.  

Send an email to info@skisvma.org to receive a membership form.

  • Meeting planning that includes meeting and banquet space, coordinating  food and beverage, speakers, lodging, CE, music, site visits
  • Communication via email, snail mail, Facebook and the website
  • Roster update

Members are from the United States and Canada. States include Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington. Canadian provinces include British Columbia and Alberta.

The Sierra Veterinary Medical Association is a veterinary ski group. Two conferences are held each year, one winter ski meeting with continuing education and a summer meeting. Several summer meetings have included scuba diving.

  • Quality speakers with RACE approved CE
  • Incredible skiing
  • Cherished friendships

The SVMA Winter Ski Meetings have been held in the United States (Alaska, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming), Canada, Austria, France, Italy, Spain, and Switzerland.

SVMA has attracted several well-regarded speakers to present at their CE medical meetings, such as Dr. Greg Ogilvie (Oncology), Dr. Kenny Simpson (Gastroenterology), Dr. John Bonagura (Cardiology), Dr. Sharon Spier (Equine Medicine), and Dr. Brook Niemiec (Dentistry and Oral Surgery).