The Senior Veterinarians Council is a group of veterinarians that are either life members, inactive members or retired from veterinary practice. The council typically meets 3-4 times a year often combining their meetings with a social or educational activity. These events and activities are open to all MVMA members and their guests. Dr. Dick Olson is currently the chair of the Senior Vets Council. If you are interested in learning more about this group or joining, please contact the MVMA office at 651-645-7533 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2017 Upcoming Events
The Council of Senior Veterinarians - Summer Event
Cargill Microbial & Plant Genomics Institute
Date: Thursday, June 8th, 2017
Facility tour, presentation about the changes in genomics in the past 15 years. More Details to follow soon
Time: 10:00 am
Event Registration to Open Soon
The Council of Senior Veterinarians - Fall Event
Yet to be determined
Past Senior Veterinarians Events
Large Turnout at Senior Veterinarians Fall BBQ at Sprau Family Farm
A beautiful fall day made for a fun time at the Sprau Family Farm. Nearly fifty MVMA members, their spouses and guests converged on the Sprau farm to enjoy good food, fellowship and to listen to a speaker on wind energy in Southern Minnesota as well as visit one of the wind turbines located on the Sprau farm. A special thank you to Dr. Sprau and his wife, Carol, for hosting this event.
Senior Veterinarians Enjoy Fall Museum and Winery Tour
A beautiful fall day made for a fun time in Alexandria visiting the Runestone Museum followed by a tour and wine-tasting at Dr. Florian Ledermann’s vineyard. Nearly fifty MVMA members, their spouses and guests attended the event to enjoy good food, wine, fellowship and tour of Dr. Ledermann’s vineyard and prairie restoration project. A special thank you to Dr. Ledermann, as well as Dr. Dick Olson, Dr. Bob Dietl, Dr. Ron Kuecker and others for helping making this event a success.