About NAVC

The North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) is a nonprofit organization on a mission to provide world-class continuing professional development for the global veterinary healthcare community.

The NAVC empowers veterinary professionals around the world with the insight, innovation, training and opportunities they need to provide better care all year long.

The NAVC is a multi-faceted association and community that encompasses:

  • Veterinary Meeting & Expo (formerly the NAVC Conference): the world’s largest veterinary conference in Orlando, FL, hosting more than 17,000 attendees each year
  • The NAVC Institute: total immersion, hands-on training courses in an intimate setting held annually in Orlando, FL
  • NAVC Publications: Today’s Veterinary Practice, a peer-reviewed clinical journal published bi-monthly, Today's Veterinary Nurse, a state-of-the-art companion animal nursing and technical education journal published quarterly, Today's Veterinary Business, focusing on innovation, leadership and success published bi-monthly and the distributor sales reps and manufacturers publication Vet-Advantage Magazine prints bi-monthly
  • Spark!: NAVC is proud to present the first dedicated veterinary news television programming with veterinary healthcare team stories from around the globe, breaking news and in-depth coverage of new products and services
  • NAVC Learning Academy: specialized certificate programs starting with the Human Animal Bond Certification
  • VetFolio: an online platform and community that brings continuous education to all veterinary healthcare professionals and students in an affordable, year-round, 24/7 mobile-responsive platform, in partnership with AAHA
  • NAVC Industry Services: one of the only not-for- profit Association Management Companies (AMC) in existence that provides services exclusively for the veterinary profession
  • Veterinary Innovation Council: a non-profit initiative convening the brightest minds in the profession and industry together to tackle innovation opportunities that lift up all animal healthcare segments