“The state of affairs for Blacks in Veterinary Medicine cannot continue on the current trajectory. The National Association for Black Veterinarians will work collectively toward a more diverse and inclusive profession for both current and future Black veterinarians.” 
-Dr. Annie J. Daniel 
NABV Founder


Join over 100 African-American current and future veterinarians in changing the face of veterinary medicine. Discover new opportunities, build partnerships, and join a community that will continue to flourish for years to come.


Our organization is committed to ensuring that its members are equipped to successfully compete in the field of veterinary medicine. Gain year-round access to professional development opportunities from veterinarians and other medical professionals across the country.


Through the Jr. NAVB and NAVB Undergrad divisions, high school and college students have a chance to explore the field of veterinary medicine and engage in ongoing mentorship and training.

2020 NABV 2nd Annual Conference
Meet us in Ohio!

Join us June 12-14, 2020 POSTPONED for our 2nd annual conference in partnership with the Ohio State University School of Veterinary Medicine! This year’s event will be themed, “Bridging and Building: Securing the Pipeline and Promoting Advancements in Animal Health”. The conference will include several notable speakers, research presentations, a college and career fair, and more. Registration will open in January so SAVE THE DATES!!

We can’t wait to see you there!