Purdue Veterinary Conference

September 17-21, 2024

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2024 Purdue Veterinary Conference

Welcome to the 2024 Purdue Veterinary Conference. This year's event will feature a packed schedule of expert presenters covering the latest industry topics, alongside an extensive exhibit hall. The conference will commence on Tuesday, September 17, with the Elanco Human-Animal Bond Lecture featuring Dr. Nancy Gee, setting the tone for a week filled with insightful learning and networking opportunities. Attendees will have the chance to earn up to 25 continuing education (CE) credits. The conference will conclude on Saturday, September 21, with the traditional Skip Jackson Dog Jog, a beloved annual highlight.


Registration deadlines vary by registration type.

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Online Deadline

Online registration closes Tuesday, September 10 at 6:00 p.m.

On-site Deadlines

On-site registration will be available in Stewart Center Room 109 (by the Teams store and Welcome Center) with credit card payment.

If you have any questions please email confreg@purdue.edu.

Tuesday, September 17 from 4:00–5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 18 from 7:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 19 from 7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Friday, September 20 from 7:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Schedule and Speakers

The conference schedule is packed with insightful keynotes, track-specific breakouts, networking events, the exhibitor hall, the Alumni and Friends celebration, and culminates with the annual Dr. Skip Jackson Dog Jog.

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We negotiated rates for our conference attendees with local hotels. We recommend making hotel reservation as soon as possible. Rates will expire in August.

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Conference App

The Conference App, Whova, will provide access to the schedule, speakers information, sponsors and exhibit hall vendors. 

The app will allow attendees to select courses and create a personal agenda.  The app also provides the ability to interact with speakers, network with fellow attendees and receive alerts during the conference. More information will be coming soon!

Continuing Education

One continuing education credit is offered for each 50-minute session of lecture. Attendees can earn up to 25 hours of continuing education at the 2024 Purdue Veterinary Conference!

Proof of Attendance for Continuing Education

It is your responsibility to document which sessions you attend and the number of hours you receive.

A continuing education tracking form will be included in the registration packet at check-in. Record the sessions you attend at the conference. This will be your record for the CE’s you earn at the conference.


Indiana Continuing Education Requirements

Please visit the   Indiana Professional Licensing Agency  for information regarding continuing education requirements.

Indiana Veterinarians

Indiana Veterinarians are required to have completed forty (40) hours of continuing education acquired between October 15, 2023 and October 15, 2025. Veterinary Licenses expire on October 15 of odd numbered years. The next renewal date is October 15, 2025.

Indiana Registered Veterinary Nurses

Indiana Registered Veterinary Nurses are required to have completed sixteen (16) hours of continuing education acquired after January 1, 2024. Veterinary Technician Registrations expire on January 1 of even numbered years. The next renewal date is January 1, 2026.

Non-Indiana Continuing Education Requirements

Veterinarians and veterinary nurses licensed in other states should check their own requirements.