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5th International Veterinary Social Work Summit

October 4-6, 2018

2431 Joe Johnson Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996

Theme: “Animals and Poverty”

Focus: How poverty impacts the human-animal relationship.

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This program was approved by the National Association of Social Workers – Tennessee Chapter (Provider Number: NASWTN 2018-0125) for 16.0  continuing education units.

Up to 15 CE credits for veterinarians.


Quick details:

  • Events will occur between 8:00 am-5:00 pm each day

  • The evening of October 4th, there will be a networking dinner at Barley’s Taproom and Pizzeria. Vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free options available.

  • The Summit registration fee is $350, which includes admissions to the event and breakfast, coffee, snacks, and lunch each day.

  • Vegan & vegetarian options available.

  • The Holiday Inn is offering a discounted rate until September 3rd.

  • A shuttle will be available for those staying at the Holiday Inn

Email vswcp@utk.edu with questions

Veterinary Social Work

UT College of Veterinary Medicine
UT College of Social Work
Helpline: 865-755-8839
VSW Services: vetsocialwork@utk.edu
Certificate Program: vswcp@utk.edu

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