Beyond offering compassionate care to patients, Atlanta Veterinary Specialists is an institute for veterinary research and education. As part of our commitment to education in the community, Atlanta Veterinary Specialists hosts accredited continuing education events for referring veterinarians. Our upcoming events are listed below. If you wish to sign up for the event, please click on the Sign Up! button next to the event.

Upcoming Events

thursday, november 09, 2017, 6:30-8:30pm

Dr. mary schick and dr. ray rudd are co-presenting a fun and informative night of ce on feline hyperthyroidism and surgery on the afghan frontlines. 

  • Dr. Schick: Injected I-131 as a One Shot Approach in the Battle against HyperthyroidisDr. Mary P. Schick will discuss the benefits of using I-131 to treat your hyperthyroid feline patients. Dr. Schick will discuss the options available, as well our experience at AVS in treating these special kitties in our cage-free environment, the first of its kind in the USA.
  • Dr. Rudd: Surgery on the Afghan Frontlines in the US Army’s War on Terror
    Dr. Ray Rudd will discuss his experience as a veterinary surgeon, including his time serving our country as a veterinary surgeon in the US Army.

AVS Lunch and Learn with Dr. Schick
If you would like to schedule a lunch and learn at your hospital, please call Debbie Kirkwood at 770-407-3213 or email and we will be happy to set up a lunch and learn with your team. 


AVS Meet and Greet Series (ongoing and on-demand)

Our AVS Meet and Greet is a chance to meet our veterinarians, and take a tour of our hospital. We want to meet you and your team, and build our partnership over lunch or dinner. We want to take this opportunity to get to know you better, so we can meet whenever is most convenient for your team. Please email to learn more and to schedule a tour.