Congratulations to the 2022 Award Winners!

The CVMA honors individuals and organizations that make significant contributions to organized veterinary medicine through participation in CVMA activities and through the human-animal bond.  The latest inductee into the California Animal Hall of Fame is also recognized.

Congratulations to the 2022 CVMA award recipients!  They represent the very best of the veterinary profession in California and the human-animal bond.

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT  

William Grant II, DVM

DISTINGUISHED LIFE MEMBERSHIP

H. Jay Kerr, DVM Bob Sahara, DVM

OUTSTANDING RVT OF THE YEAR – PRIVATE PRACTICE 

Leah Critchfield, RVT

LINDA MARKLAND OUTSTANDING RVT OF THE YEAR AWARD – NON-PRIVATE PRACTICE

Nicole Dickerson, RVT,
VTS (ECC)

CALIFORNIA ANIMAL HALL OF FAME AWARD

Balonee, and owner
Robin Cohen

Nominate Someone for a 2023 CVMA Award

It is the CVMA’s honor and pleasure to recognize significant contributions to the veterinary profession! The announcement of the award recipients is the highlight of the Pacific Veterinary Conference. We invite all readers to take a moment and ask, “Who has stood out in the crowd?”  Who has made a difference?”  Then, send your nomination packet to the CVMA between September 30 and December 31. In June 2023 you can join your colleagues in Long Beach in applauding the recipients of these prestigious awards!

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