Message from the President, Catherine F. Schott Murray
VAELA President

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vaela At a Glance

First Day in Practice and Beyond - December 4, Richmond, VA. Visit the VAELA exhibit table and learn more about the benefits of VAELA and NAELA membership!

Register now for the 2019 UnProgram to be held February 21-23, in Charlottesville, VA.

2018 Fall Conference was held Wednesday, September 12, in Richmond, VA. 

2018 UnProgram was held February 22-24, 2018 in Charlottesville, VA.

2017 Annual Meeting was held Monday, September 18, in Charlottesville, VA.  

Medicaid & Public Benefits Training was held Tuesday, September 19, in Charlottesville, VA.


Many Thanks to the 2018 Fall Conference Sponsors!


Vaela at a Glance


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