The World Veterinary Association (WVA) is the world’s largest family of veterinarians, as well as the common voice for them all. Representing more than 500,000 veterinarians through 95 veterinary member associations on six continents, the WVA unites the veterinary profession at a global level. The WVA supports the work of veterinarians in diverse areas of medicine, research, practice, and outreach and is guided by its belief in One Health, which recognizes that humans and animals share the natural environment and create harmony with and for each other. The WVA envisions that collaboration between the veterinary profession and other professions can ensure that humans, animals, and the environment prosper together.
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Joint Leibniz-IZW / EAZWV / ECZM Zoo and Wildlife Health Conference - June 12 - 15, 2019 in Kolmården, Sweden.
12 Jun - 15 Jun 2019
WVA Model Veterinarians’ Oath
On 27th April 2019, the WVA Council adopted the WVA Model Veterinarians’ Oath.
Memorial video for WVA Immediate Past President – Dr René . . .
A short inspiring video of an outstanding veterinarian and a leader that was dedicated to improve the health and welfare of animals and people around the world.
Global Animal Welfare Awards highlight the special role . . .
On 29th April 2019, the WVA and Ceva Sante Animale rewarded 6 veterinarians and one veterinary student to promote ever better international standards of animal welfare.
Press Release - Veterinary Student Scholarship Program 2018 . . .
During the opening ceremony of the 35th World Veterinary Congress held in San Josè, Costa RIca, the WVA and MSD Animal Health announced the results of the 3nd Veterinary Student Scholarship Program
Memorial - Dr René Carlson - WVA Immediate Past President
It is with great sorrow that the World Veterinary Association learned about the passing away of its Immediate Past President, and Honorary Member,Dr René Carlson