Can’t Miss Events


IVMA Membership & Awards Meeting  Sponsored By:  Boehringer Ingelheim

Kickoff Keynote Presenter, Dr. Lawrence Firkens Sponsored By:  The Indiana Animal Health Foundation

7:00 – 9:00 pm EST

IVMA is pleased to kick off the Crossroads Veterinary Conference Virtual Meeting 2021 with an IVMA membership event that highlights the work done by the association in the last year.  Dr. Aaron Smiley, IVMA President, will host this virtual meeting and it will include honoring and recognizing the 2021 IVMA award winners. The 2021 IVMA officers will be inducted as well. This event is sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim.

Following this, Dr. Smiley will introduce Dr. Lawrence Firkens who is our keynote presenter for the conference. This is the Dr. Carol A. Ecker Lecture Series event, which is sponsored by the Indiana Animal Health Foundation. Dr. Firkens’s session is titled “Our Search for Significance”.

Indiana Animal Health Foundation VIRTUAL Silent Auction

Opens on Friday, January 29, 2021 at 12 pm EST

Ends Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 10 pm EST

For the 21st year, the Indiana Animal Health Foundation will hold a Silent Auction VIRTUALLY! The proceeds will benefit the IAHF. Please bid on and purchase on some great and unique items that will benefit a very worthwhile cause right here in Indiana.


Happy Hour: Mixology
Sponsored by MedVet

5:00-5:45 pm

Join owner of Landsharks Bar in Broadripple,  Yasmine Casey as she creates a delicious cocktail and shot.  An ingredient list will be mailed to you prior to the meeting so you can also create the libations.  Once the drinks are made, Medvet will host us in a Kahoot trivia game.

Thank you to MedVet for sponsoring this virtual event.  Learn more about Medvet.



8:00-8:45 am

Join us for a virtual yoga session with Kristie Carr.

BYO – BINGO Sponsored By:  CVCA

5:00 – 5:45 pm

Bring your own cocktail and get your bingo cards.  Test your luck as we play BINGO!  Win prizes and have fun!

Thank you to our sponsor Cardiac Veterinary Care for Pets (CVCA).  Learn more about CVCA. 



5:00 – 5:45 pm

Join us for a virtual yoga session with Kristie Carr.