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Check out our upcoming & past events, as well as content features around the web.



- June 8th - 11th, 2023 -
National Association for Black Veterinarians Conference

- Saturday, June 10th, 2023 -
Explore a Future in Veterinary Medicine! - St. Petersburg College Veterinary Technology Center
Kids: get hands-on experience in the day-to-day life of a Veterinarian and Veterinary Technician
Parents: get info on supporting your kid through tech or vet school


- February 15th 2023 -
SNABV & VOICE: Building Stronger & Healthier Culture within VetMed through Blend
with Dr. Genine Ervin-Smith, COO

- January 14th -18th 2023 -
“Believe & Belong in Veterinary Medicine / A Day of Service” -  VMX Conference, Orlando, FL
Meet & Greet with blendvet® CEO, Dr. Niccole Bruno
Panel Discussions from leading Veterinary professionals
SWAG bags for Middle School student participants & Hands-on "Wet-Lab" stations (i.e. Surgery, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Preventive care, etc.)
Celebrity Guest Speakers (e.g. Dr. Joya Griffin from NATGeo WILD's Pop Goes The Vet!)
Access to scholarship program opportunities, in-hospital shadowing, etc.

- October 19th 2022 -
San Diego Humane Society
"Cultivating & Leading a DEI workplace in Veterinary Medicine" - Virtual presentation

- October 11th 2022 -
Fetch DVM360 Conference, Atlantic City, NJ
BLEND track exhibition
"We Will Talk about Bruno: The Encanto of Veterinary Medicine" - Keynote speaker

- October 8th 2022 -
NYS Vet Medical Conference
Virtual presentation

- October 1st 2022 -
Oregon State University
"Blend Track: Being, Building, & Belonging"- RACE approved virtual presentations

- September 15th - 17th 2022 -
American Animal Hospital Assoc. (AAHA)/Connexity
DEIB Panel Discussion
Veterinary pipeline program - Jones Paideia Elementary Magnet School, Nashville, TN

- Dec 2021 -
Fetch DVM360 San Diego, CA
BLEND Launch;  - CEO introduces BLEND certification program through multiple lectures and defines corresponding pillars

- Dec 2021 -
North Carolina State University
Initial BLEND Workshop - Lectures & hands-on training implemented in diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEIB) with academic faculty & students


Dr. Bruno's feature in San Diego Humane Society's Animal People seriesDr. Bruno's feature in San Diego Humane Society's Animal People series
Dr. Bruno's feature in San Diego Humane Society's Animal People seriesFeature on BLEND by Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Rarebreed partnership announcementLMU Partnership announcement
Vet Candy feature "Dr. Niccole Bruno is turning up the heat"Vet Candy feature "Dr. Niccole Bruno is turning up the heat"

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We train & certify veterinary teams in DEI through self-paced modules, hands-on workshops, and facilitated discussions. BLEND cultivates a thriving workplace culture of belonging, builds trusting relationships within diverse communities, and empowers teams to increase the pipeline of underrepresented minorities (URMs) within veterinary medicine.