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Laboratory Registration

August 26 | Last day to register for a laboratory.

All laboratory registration fees must be paid in full by August 26 to guarantee a seat in the desired laboratory. All unpaid seats will be released after August 26 and offered to other participants.

Laboratory Registration Rates

  Early Rates through
July 7
Rates through
August 26
Open to ACVS, ECVS, and ACVAA Diplomates and residents    
Advanced Small Animal Laparoscopy  $1,850 $1,900
Advanced Laparoscopic Skills Training  30 30
Beginner-to-Advanced Tracheal Stenting 625 675
Management of Patella Luxation with Limb Alignment Osteotomies in Toy and Small Breed Dogs 1,000 1,100
Patellar Groove Replacement for Treatment of Patellar Luxation 1,150 1,250
Small Dog Stifle Arthroscopy and Advanced Dynamic and Static Stifle Stabilization 

1,250 1,300
Open to all audiences    
3D Printing: From Scan to Print  850 900
Anesthetic Monitoring for the Small Animal Patient (Technician) 350 400
Case Selection, Preoperative Planning, and Surgical Technique for Distal Femoral Corrective Osteotomy  1,000 1,100
CORA-Based Leveling Osteotomy (CBLO) for Management of the CrCL Deficient Stifle 850 950
Mastering Stapling Equipment for GI and Respiratory Surgery  400 450
Mechanical Ventilation for the Anesthetized Patient: Theory, Practical Applications, and Troubleshooting (Large and Small Animal) (Technician) 350 400
Precision and Confidence in Small Animal Abdominal Surgery  500 550
Precision and Confidence in Surgical Skills  500 550
Skin and Muscle Flap Techniques in the Dog  750 850

Cancellation/Change Policy

An administrative fee of $75 will be charged per item changed within your registration. A $75 fee will be assessed upon cancellation of full meeting registration. After the deadlines (laboratories and AO PEER after August 26; meeting registration after September 9), cancellation requests will be granted only in cases of extenuating circumstances (e.g., death in the family, medical emergency) and must be supported by written documentation. Please allow 30 days for processing refund requests. All refunds and changes must be requested in writing:

19785 Crystal Rock Drive, Suite 305
Germantown, MD 20874
Fax: (301) 916-2287

Submission of registration indicates agreement to comply with the Surgery Summit cancellation/change policy.

Special Needs

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, ACVS will make every effort to provide reasonable accommodations requested for individuals with disabilities.

If you have a disability that may impact your participation at the Surgery Summit, please include a written statement with your registration regarding your needs at least two weeks in advance or contact ACVS Continuing Education Logistics Manager Nicole Park,, (301) 916-0200 x103.

ACVS cannot ensure the availability of appropriate accommodations without prior notification.