COVID-19 Updates

2021 VCS Annual Conference Information

 


March 8, 2021 – VCS is committed to working with the Boise Centre to ensure the safety of all attendees by following appropriate health and safety guidelines.  Find more information about what you can expect at the Boise Centre at https://boisecentre.com/covid-19-guidelines/.

While we are planning to host our meeting in person this October, plans are to record ALL presentations and make them available for viewing on a learning platform, with CE available, several weeks following the conference.  We plan to live stream the main ballroom which will include the keynote presentations, resident and general abstract presentations, sponsor meal presentations and the Pre-Conference Workshop OR the Resident Review Workshop.


December 7, 2020 – VCS has been closely monitoring the rapidly evolving domestic and worldwide pandemic related to COVID-19 over the past year. We understand that there is tremendous uncertainty regarding what will happen in the coming months and into next fall when our Annual Conference is scheduled in Boise, Idaho.

As of now, we continue on with plans to move forward with an in person, with some virtual components, Annual Conference scheduled for October 14-16, 2021.  While we continue to track the latest news from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization, as well as state and local health organizations regarding this pandemic, we encourage you to stay up to date by visiting some of the resources listed below.

The health and safety of our veterinary oncology and global community is our highest priority. Our heartfelt sympathies go out to everyone who has been impacted by this global health crisis.

Resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
World Health Organization
Food and Drug Administration