The WVA is a federation of over 80 national veterinary medical associations throughout the World. We also have regional, specialist, and observer veterinary association members.
The WVA is the internationally recognized representative of global veterinary medicine. It was founded in 1863 in Hamburg, Germany, but was completely reorganized in 1997. The WVA has collaborative agreements with the OIE, FAO and WHO.
Important is the World Veterinary Congress [WVC] every two years. In 2013 WVA will celebrate its 150th anniversary with a WVC in Prague, Czech Republic.
For one profession, one vision and one voice,
Strategies for Modeling Human Disease in the Laboratory . . .
The National Laboratory Animal Center, and The Jackson Laboratory, organize a 3-day short course on Strategies for ...
26 Mar - 28 Mar 2014
16th International Congress on Infectious Diseases
The International Society for Infectious Diseases is delighted to announce that our next International Congress on Infectious Diseases will be held in Cape Town, South Africa.
09 Apr - 11 Apr 2014
THE CITY OF KAZAN, REPUBLIC OF TATARSTAN, RUSSIA
Global Webinar on Animal Welfare
On 29th April 2014, in the occasion of the World Veterinary Day, the WVA and EC will hold a Global Webinar on Animal Welfare.
The Global Platform for African swine fever and other . . .
On 5-7 November 2013, WVA’s secretary General, Jan Vaarten, participated in the Global Platform for African swine fever and other important diseases of swine that took place in Rome, Italy.
WORLD VETERINARY DAY AWARD 2014 - ANIMAL WELFARE
The WVA is delighted to launch the World Veterinary Day Award 2014. This year's theme is Animal Welfare.
WVA President’s visit in Sudan for the 75th Diamond . . .
On 19-22 January 2014, the WVA President attended the 75th Diamond Anniversary celebration of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - University of Khartoum, Sudan.
WVA GLOBAL CONFERENCE on VETERINARY EDUCATION -SAVE THE DATE . . .
The WVA is happy to announce the WVA Global conference on Veterinary Education that will take place in Singapore on 30th November and 1st December 2014 during the 18th FAVA Congress (www.fava2014.com)