Since 1972, the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) has been advancing the practice of specialty veterinary medicine through the exciting and innovative work of ACVIM Board-certified specialists. The ACVIM is a veterinary specialty college that provides certification of internal medicine specialists.
As a not-for-profit organization, the ACVIM promotes and fosters scientific and professional activities that lead to better care for both animals and humans through:
- Education, training and certification of specialists in veterinary internal medicine (ACVIM Diplomates)
- Discovery and dissemination of new medical knowledge
- Increasing public awareness of advances in veterinary internal medicine
- Promoting the value of ACVIM specialization