ONLINE REGISTRATION
52nd ANNUAL CONFERENCE of the
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION of BOVINE PRACTITIONERS

Sept. 12-14, 2019
Preconference Seminars
Sept. 8-11, 2019
St. Louis America's Center
St. Louis, Missouri

Please provide all of the information below, then click the Submit Registration button near the bottom of this page.

Online conference registration payment may be made via credit card through PayPal's Secure online payment website. All non-US residents must pay online via PayPal.

This form may be printed and mailed to pay by check, if you are a US resident. Please Note: Preconference Seminar and Clinical Forum choices are not secured until your check is received and processed.

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NO FAXED OR EMAILED REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

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Membership Information
Currently an AABP Member?* Yes       No
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Are you currently a member of AASRP?* Yes       No
Are you currently a member of NMC?* Yes       No
Are you a DVM?* Yes       No
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Last Name*
Name Badge First Name, if different than above.

Currently a CABV/ACVB member? (Canadian Association of Bovine Veterinarians/Association Canadienne des Vétérinaires Bovins) Yes       No
Accompanying Person(s)
Accompanying Persons
(Accompanying Person registration includes access to the exhibit hall, Bovine Bucks lunch and social events. All accompanying persons over the age of 12 are required to register and wear a name badge to all events attended.)

Number:
 
$95/person

Please enter first and last names of ALL Accompanying Person(s) excluding children under 12 years old.

Your Contact Information
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AABP Conference registration includes admission to all scientific sessions (paid Preconference Seminars and Clinical Forums are excluded), Exhibit Hall and Social Events.

You must register separately for hotel lodging.

Registration Category
Onsite fees apply after August 15 All fees are in US dollars drawn on a US bank.
Member Registration (Members of AABP or AASRP)  $525
NMC Member Registration (Members of NMC)
(includes access to all conference sessions, meals and events except ticketed items)
 $525
NMC Sessions Only Member Registration (Members of NMC)
(available to members who are only members of NMC, includes access to Thursday/Friday NMC sessions only, Thursday/Friday lunch and the Thursday evening wine and cheese reception. No access to any other sessions or events)
 $475
Non-Member Registration

 $725
One-Day Conference Registration  Thursday $400
 Friday $400
 Saturday $400

AABP/NMC/AASRP Student or Veterinary Technician Student Registration (after Aug 15, onsite registration fee of $50)
 $50
Recent Graduate redeeming free meeting certificate (One time complimentary within first three years after graduation, office will verify )  $0
VIP (no charge with AABP HQ authorization)      

 Honor Roll $0
 Past President $0
 Conference Speaker $0
(Excluding Research Summary Presenters)
 AABP Guest $0
 AABP Board/Program Committee/Committee Chair $0

Preconference seminar ONLY (will not be attending conference sessions or exhibit hall)
 $0
Media Member  (Media personnel must be editor/writer/reporter for a publication)
Enter Publication Name
Preregistration ONLY, No On-Site Media Registration
 $0
AABP Member Graduate Student or Intern  $295
Non-AABP Member Graduate Student or Intern (must be presenting in Research Summaries)  $395
Veterinary Technician
(Forms submitted by Veterinary Technicians or Veterinary Technician Students must be endorsed by an AABP Member or academic instructor.)
Endorsed by:    AABP Member No./Institution: 
 $225
       
Preconference Seminars
Please select seminars you would like to register for.
Preconference seminars available only to AABP & AASRP members.
Any seminar without sufficient registrants is subject to being cancelled on or before August 1, 2019.
Seminars that are unselectable have filled.
Seminar # Description Sept. Date(s) Fee
 1 Quality Milk Production: The Milking Center, Mastitis and Antibiotics Sun. 8 - Tues. 10 $625
 2a Basic Applied Dairy Nutrition Sun. 8 - Mon. 9 $375
 2b Hands-On Dairy Herd Nutritional Evaluation Tue. 10 $225
 3 The Replacement Heifer from Birth to Calving Mon. 9 - Wed. 11 $575
 4 Gut Health - The New Paradigm in Production Animal Health Tue. 10 - Wed. 11 $575
 5 Basic Goat Nutrition Tue. 10 - Wed. 11 $400
 6 Feedlot Cattle Health Programs Wed. 11 $200
 7 Preparing Your Clients for a On-Farm Animal Care Assessment Tue. 10 $75
 8 Antimicrobial Stewardship in Animal Agriculture: Food Armor's HACCP Based Approach Wed. 11 $175
 9 Edwin Robertson Advanced ET Wed. 11 $300
 10 The National Center for Applied Reproduction and Genomics (NCARG) in Beef Cattle Tue. 10 - Wed. 11 $100
 11a Tools and Concepts for Making Evidence-Based Decision: Level 1 Tue. 10 $225
 11b Tools and Concepts for Making Evidence-Based Decision: Level 2 Wed. 11 $225
 12 Thoracic Ultrasound: An Objective Assessment of Lung Disease in Calves Mon. 9 - Tue. 10 $400
 13 Animal Welfare Programs for Cattle Practice Wed. 11 $175
 14 Introduction to Captive Bolt / Gunshot Euthanasia of Livestock Wed. 11 $375
 15 Turning Data Into Information Tue. 10 $150
 16 Adding Value to Beef Cowherd Pregnancy Checks Wed. 11 $250
 17 Talkiní Tall: elevate your success by standing on solid communication skills Wed. 11 $225

CE CREDIT: CE certificates can be downloaded from the AABP website. This program will be submitted for RACE approval.

AABP Clinical Forums
Fee: $60 (USD) per Clinical Forum (Hot Breakfast included in the fee)
Limit: 20 veterinarians per Clinical Forum (AABP & AASRP Members Only)
Interactive small group discussions.

If you wish to participate in a Clinical Forum, simply click the desired session. (Only one session per time period is permitted.)
Click here to

SESSION 1: Thursday, Sept. 12, 7:00am-9:00am (Hot Breakfast served)
 1

Daryl Nydam/Michael Capel Selective Dry Cow Therapy and Culture-based Mastitis Therapy

 2

Geof Smith Applied Fluid Therapy for Beef Cattle

 3 Sandra Godden Removing Obstacles to Success in the Youngstock Program
 4 Mark Thomas Cultural Influences on Decision Making and Success in Dairy Operations
 5 Stuart Hall/Eric Behlke Raising Dairy Beef

SESSION 2: Saturday, Sept. 14, 7:00am-9:00am (Hot Breakfast Included)
6

Nora Shrag Successful Use of Antimicrobials - A Gateway to Applied  Stewardship

7 Carie Telgen Gateway to the Business Side of Running a Practice
8 Tye Perrett Managing and Motivating your Bovine Practice Team for Success
9 Mark Hilton Techniques for Success in Beef Nutrition Consultation
10 Christine Navarre Practical Parasite Control for Beef Cattle

Free Events (the following six fields require a selection prior to submission)

Wednesday Evening Welcome Reception
Wednesday, Sept. 11
6:00pm-9:00pm

Enter the number of people who will be attending the FREE Wednesday Welcome Reception sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim
Thanks to the generosity of Boehringer-Ingelheim, there is no charge (for any registered member or registered guest) for this event, registration is required.

Number Attending Welcome Reception
(Available to all meeting registrants)

Thursday Diamond V Breakfast
Thursday, Sept. 12
6:30am-7:45am

Enter the number of people who will be attending the FREE Thursday Breakfast Presentation sponsored by Diamond V
Nutrigenomics to Enhance Immunity, Health and Well-Being - Dr. Mario Vailati Riboni
(this is to help the office prepare for this event)

Number Attending Diamond V Breakfast
(Available to all meeting registrants)

Friday Night Social Sponsored by Zoetis
Friday, Sept. 13
6:00 pm-9:00pm
Dinner/Amstutz Auction/Awarding of AABP Foundation/Zoetis Animal Health Veterinary Scholarships and Amstutz Scholarships
Thanks to the generosity of Zoetis, there is no charge (for any registered member or registered guest) for this event, but registration is required.
Number Attending Friday Night Social Event (Free)

CABV/ACVB Social
(only available to Canadian Association of Bovine Veterinarians/Association Canadienne des Vétérinaires Bovins Members)
Friday, Sept 13
8:00pm-10:00pm

This will provide an opportunity for our members from across Canada to socialize.
Enter the number of people who will be attending the Social sponsored by Vetoquinol.
(this is to help the office prepare for this event)

Number Attending CABV/ACVB Social
(only available to current CABV/ACVB Members and must indicate you are a member at the top of this page)

AABP Business Awards Luncheon
Saturday, Sept. 14
11:30am-1:30pm

Enter the number of people who will be attending the FREE Saturday Business Awards Luncheon:
(this is to help the office prepare for this event)

Number Attending Business Luncheon

Merck Saturday Night Social:
"AABP Gateway Gala" - Sponsored by Merck Animal Health

Saturday, Sept. 14
6:00pm-9:00pm
Thanks to the generosity of Merck Animal Health, there is no charge for this event, but the number of tickets available is limited. Tickets must be reserved in advance online or by hard-copy registration form and will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.

Number Attending Saturday Night Social Event (Free)
AASRP Open Mic Story Night
Friday, Sept. 13
8:30pm - 10:30pm
Cost: $25 (onsite $35) All proceeds benefit the Sam Guss Fund
AASRP Open Mic Story Night Tickets with story teller and poet, Ron McDaniel
Campfire stories from the barnyard to the office. Join us for a night of drinks, fun and tales with colleagues and friends.
Christian Veterinary Mission Breakfast
Saturday, Sept. 14
6:30am - 7:45am
Cost: $45
Number Attending Christian Veterinary Mission Breakfast
AABP Sponsored Tours

To help us serve you better, please pre-register for local tours as space is limited. On-site ticket sales will be on a space-available basis only. Tickets will be available for pick up at the Registration Desk prior to departure. Refunds will be given for cancellation given two weeks before departure, or if the tour is canceled. No refunds will be given for no-shows. To find more information about the tours that are offered, click here.

Click on the links below for more information about each tour. All tours will depart from the America's Convention Center at the start time listed.

 Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 7:00 am to 3:00 pm - Purina Large Animal Nutrition Center- $25 (includes lunch)
For biosecurity reasons, any attendee will have to have been in the U.S. for five days prior to travel to the Purina farm.
 Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 9:00 am - 1:00 pm - Forest Park "Meet Me in St. Louis" tour - $40

 Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 8:30 am - 1:00 pm - Sights of St. Louis - $75

 Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 9:00 am - 1:00 pm - Little Taste of St. Louis - $75

AABP Job Fair

Practitioners, are you interested in hiring a new associate to fill an existing position or expand into unchartered waters?
Students, are you searching for the "perfect job" after graduation?

The AABP invites you to attend the 12th Annual AABP Job Fair, to be held from 7:00-9:00 PM on Thursday evening, September 12, 2019, at the AABP Annual Conference in St. Louis. The job fair is ONLY open to students who will graduate in 2020 and veterinarians seeking job opportunities. The job fair is not open to underclass veterinary students or those seeking externships.

I am not participating in this year's Job Fair.
Our practice would like to participate in this year's Job Fair.
I am a student graduating in 2020 or a veterinarian and will participate in this year's Job Fair.

If participating, describe the type of position available, or students what type of practice you are looking for.

Stampede 5K Fun Run
If you thought last year’s AABP Stampede 5K was fun, you’ll love this year’s event! The race will be held at the St. Louis Gateway Arch on Saturday, Sept. 14th.

Thanks to the generosity of Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., 100% of registration proceeds will go directly toward supporting the Amstutz Scholarship Fund.

All participants must agree to the Entire Liability Waiver acknowledging the risks associated with participating in the AABP Stampede.


5K details:
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Participants will walk to the race venue and and race starts at 7:30 a.m.

Registration fee:
$40 up to August 15
$50 after August 15 and up to September 13
Must register by August 15 to receive a race t-shirt.

Please enter first and last names and T-Shirt size for all participants.

First Name Last Name Gender Age Group T-Shirt Size
(Shirt sizing charts)
I have read and agree to the waiver
Amstutz Raffle Tickets

Amstutz Raffle Tickets
Support the Amstutz scholarship fund by purchasing raffle tickets for one of two prizes. Drawing for winners will be held at end-of-day Friday and announced at the Amstutz Auction on Friday night.  
Prizes:

  1. 1 Free regular 2020 Annual Conference or Recent Graduate Conference registration
  2. 1 Carhartt AABP Logo'd Vest

Additional tickets can be purchased at the AABP Booth during the Annual Conference.

Number Amstutz Raffle Tickets at $25/each
Foundation Raffle Tickets

Foundation Raffle Tickets
Support the AABP Foundation fund by purchasing raffle tickets for one of two prizes. Drawing for winners will be held at end-of-day Friday and announced at the Amstutz Auction on Friday night.  
Prizes:

  1. 1 Free regular 2020 Annual Conference or Recent Graduate Conference registration
  2. 1 Carhartt AABP Logo'd Vest

Additional tickets can be purchased at the AABP Booth during the Annual Conference.

Number Foundation Raffle Tickets at $25/each
Payment
Contribution to the AABP/Amstutz Scholarship Fund:
Contribution to the AABP Foundation:
Contribution to the AASRP Sam Guss Fund:
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ON-SITE FEES APPLY AFTER AUGUST 15.

Terms and Conditions

By registering for the American Association of Bovine Practitioners Conference (“Conference”), you acknowledge that your registration and permission to attend Conference functions may be refused or revoked for any reason. The Conference further reserves the right to refuse admission to, or eject, any person whose conduct is deemed: 1. disorderly or disruptive by Conference organizers, 2. contrary to the mission of the AABP; or 3. fails to comply with Conference rules or terms and conditions. You agree that any such determination, in the sole discretion of Conference organizers, will result in a termination of your right to attend Conference events without refund.