Women’s Veterinary Summit

July 22-23, 2018

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The third annual WVC Women’s Veterinary Summit (WVS) invites participants to embrace change and access their full potential, asking: What does it take to be comfortable inside of ourselves no matter what is happening out in the world? Through keynote speakers, break-out sessions and workshops, participants will explore a range of topics to help provide clarity and vision, applicable to both personal and professional goals.

The WVS is a unique continuing education opportunity focused on self-education, guided reflection, and exploring your full potential.

Career-growth Focused Topics

  • Ways to initiate and embrace change
  • How to create a personal brand for career advancement
  • Gain confidence in pursuing goals based on personal values
  • Career paths and ways to address hidden barriers
  • Wellness – personal, social, financial
  • Build a culture that nurtures growth
  • How technology can assist in reaching your goals

A Valuable, Educational Experience

Two days of immersive sessions and workshops to assist participants in exploring career and personal goals. Transportation from the partner hotel to Oquendo Center is included each day. Breakfast, lunch and snacks and beverages are included in the breaks. There is a welcome reception on Sunday night. On the last day, transportation is provided to the hotel or airport.

Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of the event, participants will be able to:

  • Identify important dimensions of wellness
  • Implement and commit to a Self-care Plan
  • Prioritize values and identify behaviors to reinforce
  • Cultivate communication, emotional intelligence and leadership skills
  • Identify financial opportunities and risks
  • Identify technology elements that can provide and improved environment

Cost: $650

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CE Hours:



July 22-23, 2018

Start Time:

Sunday 8:30a

End Time:

Monday 4:30p


Oquendo Center


Las Vegas, NV

Course Price:


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7:15a Bus Depart from Green Valley Ranch
7:45a Registration Check-In
8:00a Breakfast Mixer
8:30a Welcome

Keynote Address – Allison Massari
The Survival Guide to Being Human™
& The Art Of Happiness

9:45a Moderator Introduction & Course Expectations
– Jen Brandt


10:15a Breakout – Elizabeth Strand/MacKenzie Martin
12:45p Lunch Mixer – Moderator Reflections – Jen Brandt
1:45p Breakout – Elizabeth Strand/MacKenzie Martin
4:00p Break
4:15p Moderator Recap & Vision for Day 2 – Jen Brandt
4:45p Bus Departs to Green Valley Ranch
6:00p Cocktail Mixer at Bottigia


7:30a Bus Depart from Green Valley Ranch
8:00a Breakfast Mixer
8:30a Introduction of Keynote Speaker – Tony Pease

Keynote Address – Siri Lindley
Being the Fearless Leader of Your Own Life & Leading Others Authentically 

10:35a Moderator Reflection – Jen Brandt


11:00a Breakout – Carrie Jurney/Stacee Santi
12:30p Lunch Mixer – Moderator Reflections – Jen Brandt
1:30p Breakout – Carrie Jurney/Stacee Santi
3:00p Break
3:15p Moderator Finding Meaning & Moving Forward – Jen Brandt
4:00p Thank You
4:15p Champaign Toast & Dinner to Go
4:40p Bus Departs to Green Valley Ranch & McCarran International Airport



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Emotional Intelligence

Green Valley Ranch Resort Spa Casino

2300 Paseo Verde Parkway,
Henderson, NV 89052
Participants can call 702.617.7777 or 866.782.9487
Use the code GCIWVC8 to book over the phone.

Saturday, July 21 through Monday, July 23

Starting at $95/night excluding $20 resort fee and tax

Deposit of one night plus taxes required to reserve

To receive discounted rate you must reserve by Thursday, July 5

A $20 resort fee plus 14% tax per night will be applied to each guest room, which includes basic daily in-room internet (currently at $12.99 per day), daily newspaper, scheduled shuttle to and from McCarran International Airport and the Strip, and admission to the exercise facility at the Resort.

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* Room rate cutoff is July 16, 2018.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Participant Reviews

  • “Amazing speakers, authentic and inspiring.” - Lea Schroeder, DVM
  • “So inspiring, excellent information, met great women and made great contacts!” - Kristen Negvesky, DVM
  • “I feel like the topics were extremely applicable and well presented. They made an impact in my thinking and my plans for how to go forward.” - Jerica Thoms, DVM

More Information

Course Content
Janis Knoetzel, Med
Director of Education
E: j.knoetzel@wvc.org

FAQs & Technical Support

If you have additional questions or are experiencing technical difficulties, click on the button below to access the WVC Support Center.


Penny McKay
Supervisor of Participant Experience
E: p.mckay@wvc.org