Yes, the FVMA offers a non-resident membership. Veterinarians who graduated from an AVMA-accredited College of Veterinary Medicine or have successfully met the requirements of the Educational Commission of Foreign Veterinary Graduates (ECFVG), or the Program for the Assessment of Veterinary Education Equivalence (PAVE), and who do not reside in the State of Florida, may sign up to become a member.
Non-Resident members have the rights and privileges of full membership, except for voting rights.
The FVMA offers a number of continuing education opportunities for veterinarians, technicians and other members of the veterinary team annually. Please visit our conferences page for information about our upcoming educational events, or visit our continuing education page for access to on-demand classes.
The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) Board of Veterinary Medicine, which is located in Tallahassee, Florida, is the licensing and regulatory agency for the practice of veterinary medicine in Florida.
Contact information: Division of Professions Board of Veterinary Medicine 2601 Blair Stone Road Tallahassee, FL 32399-0783