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Conference Info

Accompanying Persons Day Program

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Meeting Registration

Hotel Reservations

Abstract Submission

AAVA Official Site

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College of Veterinary Medicine

The University of Tennessee


2003 WAVA/AAVA Summer Meeting

General Conference Information
The University of Tennessee
July 31 to August 2, 2003

Abstracts Due by: June 20, 2003 (See next page for more information on Scientific program and abstract submission)

Registration Fee by June 10th, 2003: $150; $75 for Emeriti/retirees/graduate students, free for graduate student presenters.

Registration Fee after June 10th : $180; $85 for emeriti/retirees/graduate students.

Registration fee includes: Conference materials, Airport and Hotel Shuttle, 3 Lunches, Banquet, and Coffee breaks, as well as, Trip to the “Great Smoky Mountain National Park” for an evening of beauty, fellowship and food.

Optional Friday night: Visit Appalachia Museum for tour and dinner: $25 not included in registration feel.

Hotel reservations: Due by May 10th, 2003, To Dr. Robert Henry.

  • Knoxville Marriott - $70 per night [plus 17% tax ($12) = $82] for 1 king or 2 double beds.

  • The Maplehurst Inn - $80 per night (tax included and a great breakfast buffet) for one or two beds. Limited # of rooms.

  • Executive Inn motel - $40 per night (tax and light continental breakfast included) for 1 double, $50 per night for 2 double beds

  • These lodging rates are possible for pre-congress or post-congress stays.

Spouse or Accompanying Persons Program:

  • Thursday: Visit historic area mansions and museum

  • Friday: Tour Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies and visit the charming town of Gatlinburg in the Smoky Mountains

  • Saturday: Go underground into the spectacular Tuckaleechee Caverns and lunch at the Have. 

Complimentary Airport Shuttle provided to McGee-Tyson (TYS) (Knoxville) Airport if you let us know your flight schedule. Fee shuttle to Nashville Airport ($69.00 round trip). It may be possible for us to send a complimentary shuttle, if several attendees plan to arrive and depart at a similar time, via Nashville (BNA) Airport.

Registration forms are available on the WAVA and AAVA homepage -- and the UT Conference site -

Send Inquiry to: 

Robert W. Henry, DVM., Ph.D or 
President, WAVA
Dept. of Comparative Medicine
UT College of Veterinary Medicine
Knoxville, TN 37996-4543

E mail:
Tel: 865-974-5822,   Fax:865-974-2215

Nongnuch Inpanbutr, DVM, PhD 
President, AAVA
Dept. of Veterinary Biosciences
OSU College of Vet. Medicine
Columbus, OH 43210

E mail:
Tel: 614-292-8641, Fax:614-292-7599


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Robert W. Henry, DVM., Ph.D.
President, WAVA
Department of Comparative Medicine
The University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine
Knoxville, TN 37996-4543

Email: Tel:  (865) 974-5822 Fax: (865) 974 5640