March 29-31, 2019   • Manhattan, Kansas Over 30 Combined Hours

2019 Kansas Veterinary Conference & KVMA Annual Meeting

Over 30 hours of quality education lined up to meet your needs in small animal, food animal, and practice management. The 2019 Kansas Veterinary Conference provides – practical information, flexible schedule, networking and more.

Our highlighted speakers

Lance Roasa, DVM, MS, JD

Dr. Lance Roasa is a 2008 graduate of Texas A&M, He has owned a mixed animal practice in Colorado, practiced for Banfield in Phoenix and now own a group of practices in Nebraska where he performs orthopedic surgery. He is also an attorney and helps hundreds of veterinarians with their employment contract every year. He started to help veterinary students and veterinarians learn more about legal, business and medical topics.

Chris Chase, DVM, PhD

Chris Chase is a professor of veterinary science at South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD. He was involved in clinical practice and consulting for almost 30 years.  His research and diagnostic interests are in bovine and porcine immunology, respiratory disease pathogenesis, emerging bovine diseases with wildlife interface and vaccine development. Dr. Chase is the President of the American College of the Veterinary Microbiology. Dr. Chase co-founded  RTI (Research, Technology Innovation) LLC., an animal health contract research organization founded in 1994 and has served as President since 1998.

Michael Lucroy, DVM, MS, DACVIM

Michael (Mike) D. Lucroy, DVM, MS, Diplomate, ACVIM (Oncology) is the Director of Clinical Studies Center for MedVet and a board-certified Veterinary Medical Oncologist at MedVet Indianapolis where he has been part of the medical team since 2016. After becoming a board-certified Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Dr. Lucroy worked in private specialty practice in FL, served on the faculty of the Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine, and later as an Associate Professor of Oncology in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at Purdue University. In this role, he delivered oncology lectures to veterinary students, trained interns and residents, and served as Chief of Clinical Oncology.  Before joining MedVet, Dr. Lucroy worked at Elanco Animal Health as part of the R&D organization.

Can’t Miss Events

Networking Lunch

Friday, March 29

Join us for a “grab-and-go” lunch where you can eat while walking the exhibit floor and chatting with exhibitors, colleagues, and business partners or enjoy the research posters presented by faculty, students and industry partners.

Celebration Banquet

Saturday, March 30 | 5:30 pm – 7 pm

Hear about what the KVMA has been up to, recognize KVMA awards recipients and participate in the installation of new KVMA officers.


Hilton Garden Inn
& Conference Center

410 S. 3rd Street
Manhattan, KS 66502
(785) 532-9116

Pricing & Discounts

Register by March 20, 2019!
$50 will be added to all late registrations.

  • Non-Member

  • $395
    • Registration Includes:
    • All Educational Sessions
      Industry Trade Show
      All Breaks and Meals
    • and much more…

Best price
  • Member

  • $215
    • Registration Includes:
    • All Educational Sessions
      Industry Trade Show
      All Breaks and Meals
    • and much more…

  • Student

  • $30
    • Registration Includes:
    • All Educational Sessions
      Industry Trade Show
      All Breaks and Lunch on Friday/Saturday
    • and much more…

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