The Southwest Veterinary Symposium will once again welcome those that support veterinary medicine in our regions to include: DVMs, Technicians, Veterinary Assistants, Practice Mangers, Office Staff, Speakers, Sponsors and Exhibitors.

Look forward to 4 days packed with continuing educationexhibitsinteractive labs and SWVS events.  Exhibitors and Sponsors - prepare to showcase your products and services to your veterinary audience while making connections that will increase your exposure.

A maximum of 28 CE credit hours are available for the SWVS General Symposium. Additional credit hours are available through the purchase of ticketed events (Interactive Labs, Master Classes and CE Tours). In addition, DVMs licensed in Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma or Texas may claim 2 hours of CE for visiting the SWVS Exhibit Hall. Please check with your state veterinary medical licensing board for specific CE allowances and requirements. It is the individual’s responsibility to maintain and submit CE records as required. Attendees are encouraged to consult their state licensing board for specific allowances and any restrictions on the number of hours accepted for specialty and nonscience sessions (practice management).

Our course titled SWVS 2023 has been RACE approved by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards.

The Practice Management/Office Personnel classes were reviewed and approved by the VHMA program for 36 hours of continuing education in jurisdictions which recognize VHMA approval. Please contact the VHMA program if you have any comments/concerns regarding this program’s validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.


Exhibiting at the symposium is one of the best and most cost effective ways to put your brand in front of the region's veterinary professionals. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to showcase your products and services, generate leads and forge lasting relationships.  Be sure to discover all the many Exhibitor and Sponsor options that SWVS has available to companies such as yours. 


Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center

900 E. Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
P: (210) 207-8500


Don't miss out on any discounts or specials this year!