Bridging the Gap at NVA – Part II

Bridging the Gap at NVA – Part II

By Kristelle Beecher, MBA National Veterinary Associates (NVA) is continuing the work in our community! Last month, we shared how our inclusion groups have a mission to foster an environment where each person feels comfortable bringing their true selves to work. If...
June 2021 PrideVMC Member Message 

June 2021 PrideVMC Member Message 

Greetings PrideVMC Members,   Happy Pride month everyone! One of the most important aspects of Pride month for me is the time to reflect and recognize the origins of pride as a protest.  Over fifty years ago, black and brown trans women and queers fought back...
PrideVMC Announces the Gender Identity Bill of Rights

PrideVMC Announces the Gender Identity Bill of Rights

PrideVMC San Francisco, CA June 9, 2021   The Pride Veterinary Medical Community (PrideVMC)  diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) working group has drafted a gender identity bill of rights as part of a focused effort to address inequality and inequity in veterinary...
celebrate with love, lead with pride

celebrate with love, lead with pride

From PrideVMC Gold Partner, Banfield Pet Hospital   Happy PRIDE Month! To kick off PRIDE Month 2021, try this at home: Take a look at your amazing, beautiful, totally original dog or cat… what a life, right? They live every day to its fullest and love you with...
PrideVMC Announces the Gender Identity Bill of Rights

Covetrus Announced as PrideVMC Gold Partner

The Pride Veterinary Medical Community (PrideVMC) is excited to announce a new collaboration with PrideVMC 2021 Gold Partner, Covetrus!   “We are excited to announce Covetrus as a new PrideVMC Gold Partner” said Dr. Dane Whitaker (he, him, his), PrideVMC Board...
History Made!

History Made!

Historic moment! On Wednesday May 26, 2021 White House principal debut press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre became the first openly gay spokeswoman and the first Black woman in 30 years to address journalists on behalf of the president when she took the podium. She...