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September 13-15, 2024

Central Bank Center | Lexington, KY

Meet Our Speakers

Matt McGlasson, DVM, CVPM is a passionate, customer-focused leader in the Animal Health industry with over 20 years of experience in leading multiple hospitals through creative clinic management, professional de-velopment, and quality improvement. He has a successful track record of establishing innovative care systems, mentoring programs, and social media marketing initiatives to boost brand awareness and humanize Veteri-nary Medicine. Matt brings a versatile skill set that allows him to transform any role he steps into. His collection of experience also differentiates him because he has led and grown other professionals in a variety of differ-ent environments. Within his past role as Chief Medical Officer & Medical Director, he built and rolled out a mentoring program to help the transition for first-year doctors, including effective goal-setting, communication skills, financial advising from a CFP, doctor best practices, and other personal and professional development topics. Dr. McGlasson is a Certified Fear Free Practitioner, Certified “Cat Friendly Veterinarian” by AAFP, and a member of the AVMA, VHMA, and AAFP. He currently serves as the Northern Kentucky Representative on the Executive Board of the KVMA, serves on the Veterinary Advisory Board for BasePaws, and the editorial advisory board for DVM360. As a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager, he represents a group of fewer than 40 DVMs in the United States with the CVPM certification. His articles have been featured in DVM360 magazine and he is a frequent speaker at national veterinary conferences on the topics of practice management, pet insur-ance, practice culture, social media utilization, and finding joy in veterinary medicine. In 2022, Dr. McGlasson was awarded the “Veterinary Hero Award” presented by DVM360 in the category of Practice Management. Throughout Matt’s career, he also seeks to bring personality and fun to the animal health industry. He has rede-fined methods for content development and education within the industry by operating engaging veterinary-themed social media accounts and amassing over 1.2 million followers with well over 150 million video views. Matt’s work and insights have been featured nationwide in print, podcasts and video media.


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