Online Avian Medicine Classes
Visit our online education portal featuring numerous courses on avian medicine topics. Student members may take these courses free of charge!
Access to Online Publications
Digital subscription to the internationally-recognized Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery, Conference Proceedings Library, monthly E-newsletter, digital avian species brochures and more!
Online Discussion Forum & Member Facebook Group
Have questions for other veterinary students or practicing avian veterinarians? Login to the student discussion forum on aav.org to get answers.
Students may also join the AAV Members Only Facebook Group to discuss cases and questions.
Avian Internships, Externships and Residencies
Search our database of avian-specific positions to find an academic opportunity that will let you put your knowledge into practice.
All veterinary students entering their clinical year who intend to complete an externship at a veterinary facility that evaluates at least 10 avian cases per week are eligible to apply for the student externship scholarship.
Present your Findings!
AAV holds an annual student manuscript competition. The winner presents the findings of their case report or research paper at the annual AAV conference and a summary of the manuscript is published in the conference proceedings.
Conference Registration Discounts & Lab Assistantships
AAV’s annual conference is recognized as one of the leading sources of avian education in the world. Veterinary students may attend at minimal cost and even earn cash while learning if you participate as a paid lab assistant.
AAV Student Volunteer Positions Available
Interested in getting more involved? Students are invited to volunteer on the student committee. We have a wide range of areas where we can use your help. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.