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To be a benchmark postdoctoral association in the US within the next 2 years.


Across-the-board improvement in the daily professional lives of all our constituent members. We strive to maintain excellence in our post-doctoral community by providing diverse professional development and networking opportunities.


Safeguarding a broad perspective in research endeavors through diversity and inclusivity.

Core Values - LINK

  • Leadership
  • Integration
  • Networking
  • Knowledge


Membership in the CVM-PDA is open to all post-doctoral fellows and associates, research assistants and associates, and post-DVM/VMD interns and residents. As an inclusive organization, we promote participation regardless of race, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, national origin, socioeconomic status, or career goals.