About the Veterinary Endoscopy Society


The Veterinary Endoscopy Society goals are to:
  • Promote the use of minimally invasive techniques in the diagnosis & management of diseases in veterinary patients
  • Provide a forum for the dissemination of information & research across disciplinary lines
  • Promote sharing of ideas and experiences of practitioners & researchers in the field of veterinary endoscopy

The VES welcomes the Latin American Veterinary Endoscopy Society (Sociedad Latinoamericana de Endoscopia Veterinaria), created in Medellin Colombia in March 2015  
  • President: Dr Carlos Hernandez (Colombia)
  • Vice President: Dr Paul Coronel (Venezuela)
  • Treasurer: Dr Luis Lopez (Peru)
  • Secretary: Dr Jesus Villalobos (Mexico)
The VES also welcomes the newly formed PanEuropean Endoscopy Society, EVENDOC and The Association for Small Animal Endoscopy and Endosurgery, ASAEE!  
    
    EVENDOC
  • Organizers: Dr. Boris Melyakov and Dr. Alexandr Chernov

    ASAEE
  • President: Ivan Jevtic
 

Meeting Updates 

 Meeting schedule: All VES and VIRIES sessions will take place in the Hacienda 3 function room at the Sheraton. Program details are available on the VES website and VIRIES listserve and will be available on site.

 

 

Meeting nametag/packet pick-up :

For VES : Please pick up your nametags and packets on monday evening (6/19) from 5.30-7pm in the hotel lobby

For VIRIES : Please pick up your nametags and packets on wednesay evening (6/21) from 5.30-7pm and Thursday 1-2pm a the entrance to the conference hall.

 Social Events: We will have the following social events for VES and VIRIES registrants as follows:

VES attendees : Cocktail Reception with the Sponsors  

-       Tuesday (6/20) 6-7.30pm:  Drinks from the cash bar and passed hors d’oeuvres in the Hacienda 3 foyer

-       Cost included in registration and all VES attendees welcome

VES & VIRIES attendees : Conference Banquet and Awards Dinner

-       Wednesday (6/21) 7.30-10pm: Dinner buffet at the Delfine Pool area

-       Cost included for all those registered for either VES or VIRIES meeting

-       Additional tickets for family/friends not attending either meeting can be purchased on the VES or VIRIES website (cost $55/ticket)   

VIRIES attendees : Cocktail Reception with the Sponsors  

-       Thursday (6/22) 6-7.30pm:  Drinks from the cash bar and passed hors d’oeuvres in the Hacienda 3 foyer

-       Cost included in registration and all VIRIES attendees welcome

 

Adventure activities: We do not have organized adventures specifically for the meeting attendees. However, activities such as scuba diving, zipline adventures, camel-riding safaris and much more can be booked through Cabo Adventures who can be reached at grupos@cabo-adventures.com or by calling their call center at +52 (624) 1739500. Please mention promo code “VES MEETING” to receive a 20% discount on any tours you book. More details can be seen in the attached flyer. Cabo Adventures will also have a table at the meeting so that registrants can sign up for tours