Attendee Information

 

Purdue Veterinary Conference Attendee Information

Thank you for your interest in the 2019 Purdue Veterinary Conference!

Check-In Information

Conference check-in is located on the first floor of the Stewart Center in the East Foyer. The check-in schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, September 17 – 12:00-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 18 – 6:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 19 – 6:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday, September 20 – 6:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

To register on site, visit walk-in registration in Stewart Center, Room 107.

Individual Conference Costs

2019 PVM Conference Registration Fees

Continuing Education

CE Opportunities and Proof of Attendance

One CE credit is offered for each 50 minute session of lecture. Attendees can earn up to 26 hours of continuing education at the 2019 Purdue Veterinary Conference. It is your responsibility to document which sessions you attend and the number of hours you receive. To facilitate this, you will find a form to use in your conference program.

Please view the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency webpage for information regarding Continuing Education requirements.

Indiana Registered Veterinarians are required to have completed forty (40) hours of continuing education acquired between October 15, 2017 and October 15, 2019. Veterinary Licenses expire on October 15 of odd numbered years. The next renewal date is October 15, 2019.

Indiana Registered Veterinary Technicians are required to have completed sixteen (16) hours of continuing education acquired after January 1, 2018. Veterinary Technician Registrations expire on January 1 of even numbered years. The next renewal date is January 1, 2020.

Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians licensed in other states should check their own requirements.

Transportation

Purdue University’s campus is accessible by all modes of transportation.

BY PLANE (+ SHUTTLE SERVICE)

Indianapolis International Airport (IND) is serviced by most major airlines and their partner airlines. Ground transportation to Purdue from the Indianapolis International Airport includes:

Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) is located approximately 140 miles north of West Lafayette and is approximately a three-hour drive from the airport to Purdue. Ground transportation direct from the airport to campus is available through the shuttle services listed below:

BY TRAIN

Amtrak Train service to Lafayette is available from Indianapolis, Chicago and several other cities.

BY BUS

Greyhound Bus services the Lafayette-West Lafayette area from the Chicago, Gary, Hammond and Indianapolis hubs. Schedules and fares vary, so consult the Greyhound website or call (800) 231-2222.

Parking Options

FREE parking will be available at the First United Methodist Church (1700 State Road 26 W. West Lafayette, IN). Shuttles will be available to/from Stewart Center throughout the program.  Shuttles will be available to/from Stewart Center throughout the program.

SHUTTLE SCHEDULE

The shuttle runs a continuous loop between First United Methodist Church and other campus locations during the three days of the conference.

Wednesday / Thursday / Friday Shuttle Schedule

  • First United Methodist Church – 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Stewart Center West Entrance – 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

For questions about shuttle schedules email PVMLifelongLearning@purdue.edu.

ON CAMPUS VISITOR PARKING
  • The Grant Street Parking Garage (located adjacent to the Purdue Memorial Union) offers visitor parking for $10/day.
  • Daily guest “A” space parking permits are available for purchase through Purdue Parking Services. “A” permits allow you to park in campus “A” garages and surface lots marked for “A” permits. These permits cannot be used for parking in the Grant Street Garage.
HOTEL PARKING
  • Please contact your hotel’s guest services for specific shuttle information.
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Conference attendees must secure their own overnight lodging. Purdue Veterinary Medicine has hotel room blocks at the following hotels:

Other local hotel properties include:

Conference Headquarters

Stewart Center 
Purdue University
128 Memorial Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, 625 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, (765) 494-7607

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