News and Updates

Below you’ll find the latest news and articles regarding ICVA and the NAVLE, as well as the most recent ICVA newsletter.

November 2, 2022

Presentation at the Canadian Network of Agencies of Regulation Conference

Dr. Heather Case, CEO attended and co-presented at the meeting.

October 25, 2022

ICVA Staff at ICE 2022 Meeting

ICVA Chief Innovation Officer Janine Hawley attended the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE) annual conference in Savannah, GA from October 17-20, 2022.

September 30, 2022

Dr. Farrington Elected to ICVA Board

Dr. Elizabeth Farrington was elected at the September AAVSB Annual Meeting as a new representative to the ICVA Board of Directors.

September 7, 2022

ICVA Award Recipients

ICVA presented awards to two long-time volunteers at the June ICVA Board Meeting.

August 25, 2022

2022 ICVA Assessment Grant Update

This year we received five Letters of Intent by the June 24, 2022 deadline. The AVAC has reviewed these and invited two to submit full applications for our grant program by the October 15 deadline

August 23, 2022

Welcoming new ICVA Board Members

The ICVA Board of Directors has officially welcomed two new board members: Drs. Hilari French and Jason Coe.

August 19, 2022

June 2022 Board Meeting

The ICVA Board of Directors (BOD) held their meeting at Mackinac Island, MI on June 23-25, 2022, in a hybrid format. The meeting was chaired by Dr. Karen Robertson, an At-Large member of the board.

August 1, 2022

Call for Nominations – ADC

The ICVA has sent out a call for nominations for one open position on the Assessment Development Committee (ADC). There is one position for a Small Ruminant expert on the ADC. The position would finish a one-year unexpired term, but would be eligible for reappointment to a full three-year term, after the current term expires.

July 14, 2022

2022-2023 ICVA Board Chair: Kathy Bowler

ICVA proudly announces its 2022-2023 ICVA Board Chair, Kathy Bowler. Ms. Bowler brings her extensive experience from serving as President of the California Veterinary Medical Board to her position as the first public member to be Board Chair for ICVA.

June 9, 2022

Dr. Million, NEXT GEN Podcast Guest

In March, Dr. Elizabeth Johnson Million, Assistant Director of Outreach and Engagement for ICVA, was a guest on the Podcast Veterinary Professionals NEXT GEN, where she shared everything veterinary students need to know about the NAVLE®.