ONLINE REGISTRATION
47th ANNUAL CONFERENCE of the
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION of BOVINE PRACTITIONERS

Sept. 18-20, 2014
Pre-Conference Seminars
Sept. 14-17, 2014
Albuquerque Convention Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico

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NO FAX REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER SEPTEMBER 2, 2014.

- PAYMENT BY CHECK OR CREDIT CARD FOR ONLINE REGISTRATIONS SUBMITTED AFTER SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 WILL BE HANDLED AT THE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION DESK.

- ONSITE REGISTRATION FEES APPLY AFTER AUGUST 18.

- ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE SEPTEMBER 5th AT MIDNIGHT.

- PAYMENT VIA PAYPAL WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES.

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Membership Information
Currently an AABP Member?* Yes       No
AABP Member #:
Member Number (from membership card or mailing label)
First Name*
Last Name*
Middle Initial

Are you a Veterinarian? Yes       No
Are you currently a member of AASRP?* Yes       No
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 Wednesday Evening Bayer Welcoming Reception, Merial Dessert Reception, Thursday Night Exhibitor's Reception, Friday Diamond-V Breakfast, AABP Annual Business Meeting & Awards Luncheon (Saturday), access to the AABP Exhibit Hall, the opportunity to request a ticket for the Friday Zoetis dinner/Amstutz Auction and Saturday night "Enchanting Southwestern Fiesta",and access to the Spouse Hospitality Room throughout the conference.)

Num:
 
$50.00/person
Children (age 12 and under require no badge) Num:  
No charge

Please enter first and last names of ALL accompanying Person(s) excluding children.

Your Contact Information
Address*
Address
City*
State/Province*
Zip/Postal Code*
Country
Phone Number*  Extension
FAX
Email*

AABP Conference registration includes admission to all scientific sessions (paid preconference seminars, Clinical Forums and Practice Forums are excluded), Exhibit Hall, Wednesday Evening Welcoming Reception, Thursday Evening Reception, and the AABP Annual Business Meeting & Awards Luncheon, Saturday, September 21.

You must register separately for hotel lodging.

Registration Category
Pre-registration fees apply until August 19 All fees are in US dollars drawn on a US bank.
Member Registration (Members of AABP or AASRP)  $400.00
BCVA Member Registration (BCVA Members get registration at AABP Member rates)  $400.00
Non-Member Registration
(You will have an opportunity to become an AABP member for the 2014-2015 dues year for no extra fee, if you are a veterinarian)
 $550.00
One Day Conference Registration  Thursday $265.00
 Friday $265.00
 Saturday $265.00

AABP Student or Veterinary Technician Student Registration
 No Charge
Recent Graduate redeeming free meeting certificate (Please fax or email your certificate to the AABP Office)  No Charge
VIP (no charge with AABP HQ authorization)       DVM? Yes No  No Charge
Media Member           Enter Publication Name  No Charge
AABP Member Graduate Student or Intern  $200.00
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: 
 $130.00  
       
Preconference Seminars
Please select seminars you would like to register for.
Preconference seminars available only to AABP & AASRP members.
You must register for a 1 day conference registration in order to register for a preconference seminar.
Seminars that are un-selectable have filled.
Seminar # Description Sept. Date(s) Fee
 1A Milking Equipment Evaluation 1A Mon. 15 $300
 1B Milking Equipment Evaluation 1B Tue. 16 $300
 2 Basic Nutrition Sun. 14 - Mon 15 $450
 3 The Replacement Heifer, from Birth to Pre-Calving Tue. 16 - Wed. 17 $475
 4 Reproduction for Success and Profit Tue. 16 - Wed. 17 $480
 5 Veterinarianís Role in the Dairy Fresh Pen Tue. 16 - Wed. 17 $450
 6 Applied Transition Cow Nutrition and Physiology Tue. 16 $250
 7 Ration Design Wed. 17 $200
 8 Understanding Milk Fat and Troubleshooting Herd Problems Wed. 17 $350
 9A Beef Cow Nutrition - Basic Tue. 16 $275
 9B Advanced Beef Cow Nutrition Wed. 17 $275
 10 Stockers: Handling Light Weight, High Risk Beef Calves in Transition Wed. 17 $225
 11 CANCELLED - Hands-on Embryo Transfer Sun. 14 - Tue. 16 $1850
 12 Advanced Embryo Transfer Wed. 17 $300
 13 Adding Value to Cow-calf Practice: Using Field Data to Enhance Decisions Mon. 15 - Tue. 16 $450
 14 Design of Positive Pressure Tube Systems for Improved Ventilation of Calf Barns Wed. 17 $400
 15A Veterinary Business Management: A Practical Introductory Approach Tue. 16 $150
 15B Veterinary Business Management: A Practical Advanced Approach Wed. 17 $150
 16 Beef Cattle Lameness Wed. 17 $250
 17 Cattle On-Farm Welfare Tue. 16 $300
 18 The Future of Veterinary Practitioners: Improving Production and Herd Health through Nutrition and Management Consulting Mon. 15 - Tue. 16 $450
 19 AASRP - Beginning Semen Handling Seminar Wed. 17 $150
 20 Bull Breeding Soundness Examination Wed. 17 $275

CE CREDIT: Certificates of attendance awarded by AABP and forms for recording sessions attended will be in your Registration Packet on-site in Albuquerque. All preregistrants and on-site registrants will pick up their forms at the AABP Registration Desk in the Convention Center. Credits, hours, and manner of certification vary with the group, association, or agency requiring certification. Documentation of attendance and participation is your responsibility.

AABP Clinical Forums
Fee: $60.00 (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. 18, 7:00am-9:00am (Hot Breakfast served)
 1 Chris Chase Vaccinology: Application in Your Herd Protocols
 2 Jeff Hall Trace Mineral Evaluation in Cattle Practice
 3 Gary Koester Hanging Up Your Spurs: Succession Planning
 4 Mike Overton Transition Management
 5 Fred Ginrich Veterinary Oversight & Residue Avoidance on Dairy Farms

SESSION 2: Saturday, Sept. 20, 7:00am-9:00am (Hot Breakfast Included)
6 Jeremy VanBoening Building an Empire: Expanding your Practice
7 Joan Dean Rowe - Joan Bowen Tips & Tricks for Sheep & Goat Practice
8 Dave Smith Improving the Outbreak Investigation: Practical Epi for the Practitioner
9 Fred Muller Utilizing Blood Pregnancy Testing in Practice
10 Del Miles Open Forum with Del Miles
Free Events (the following eight fields require a selection prior to submission)

Zoetis Animal Health Breakfast
Thursday, Sept. 18
6:30am-7:45am

Enter the number of people who will be attending the FREE Thursday Breakfast Presentation sponsored by Zoetis:
Title - TBD
(this is to help the office prepare for this event)

Number Attending Zeotis Breakfast
(Available to all meeting registrants)

Diamond-V Breakfast
Friday, Sept. 19
6:30am-7:45am

Enter the number of people who will be attending the FREE Friday Breakfast Presentation sponsored by Diamond V:
"New Perspectives in the Management and Control of Salmonella in Cattle" - Dr. Steve Carlson
(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. 19
6:00 pm-9:00pm
Dinner / Amstutz Auction / Awarding of AABP Foundation/Zoetis Animal Health Veterinary Scholarships
Thanks to the generosity of Zoetis, there is no charge (for any registered member or registered guest) for this event, but the number of tickets available is limited.
Number Attending Friday Night Social Event (Free)

CABV / ACVB Social Sponsored by Zoetis (only available to CABV/ACVB Members)
Friday, Sept 19
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 (complimentary snacks; cash bar) sponsored by the Canadian Association of Bovine Veterinarians (CABV) / Association Canadienne des Vétérinaires Bovins (ACVB).
(this is to help the office prepare for this event)

Number Attending CABV/ACVB Social
(only available to current CABV/ACVB Members)

AABP Business Awards Luncheon
Saturday, Sept. 20
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

Saturday Night Social:
"Enchanting Southwestern Fiesta" - Sponsored by Merck Animal Health

Saturday, Sept. 20
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. Requests for more than one ticket per registrant (two tickets if an accompanying person is registered) must be made by phone (toll free) to AABP headquarters: 800-269-2227.

Number Attending Saturday Night Social Event (Free)
Christian Veterinary Mission Breakfast
Saturday, Sept. 20
6:30am-7:45am
Cost: $20.00/person
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.

Click on the links below for more information about each tour.

 Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 1:00pm - 4:30pm - SANDIA PEAK TRAMWAY and THE TURQUOISE MUSEUM- $72
 Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm - SANTA FE - $62
 Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 9:00 am - 3:00 pm - ACOMA - $92
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 7th Annual AABP Job Fair, to be held from 6:00-9:00 PM on Friday evening, September 19, 2014, at the AABP's Annual Conference in Albuquerque. The job fair will be an opportunity for employers to meet with large numbers of veterinary students interested in food animal/mixed animal positions in private practice, industry, government and academia.

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 and will participate in this year's Job Fair.

If participating, then 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 is set in Albuquerque’s Rio Grande Valley, with the Sandia Mountains for the skyline."

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 20, 2014
7:30 a.m.
Rio Grande Valley State Park

Registration fee:
$30 up to September 3
$35 up to September 19
Must register by September 3 to receive a race t-shirt. (See what you will be missing)

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 three prizes. Drawing for winners will be held at end of Amstutz Auction on Friday night.  
Prizes:

  1. Rhod Lowe's quilt with AABP logo
  2. Free registration for 2015 Annual Conference.
  3. Free registration for 2015 Annual Conference.

Additional tickets can be purchased at the AABP Booth during the annual conference.

Number Amstutz Raffle Tickets at $25/each
Conference Specific Communications
The exhibitors that support the AABP membership and Annual Conference with their presence in the Exhibit Hall are provided a single, one-time use, list of meeting registrant mailing addresses. The Exhibitors may mail information specific to their products or special opportunities available to regsitrants that visit their booth during the meeting. I would like be included in the vendor mailing lists and receive these vendor mailings prior to the conference.
I would like to receive AABP Office email updates and communications specific to the 47th AABP Annual Conference in Albuquerque. These emails will ONLY originate from the AABP Headquarters.
AABP Printed Proceedings
I would like to receive a printed copy of the AABP Albuquerque Proceedings. All conference registrants are entitled to a complimentary printed copy of the AABP Albuquerque Proceedings.  These proceedings are also available electronically on the AABP web site.  The Proceedings are generally available about six weeks after the meeting.  If you do not wish to have a copy of the proceedings mailed to you, then uncheck this option.
Payment
Contribution to the AABP/Amstutz Scholarship Fund:
Contribution to the AABP Foundation:
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ON-SITE FEES APPLY AFTER AUGUST 18.