World Association for Veterinary Dermatology – 2015
Five Years of Supporting the Worldwide Advancement of the Specialty
The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD) is celebrating the 5th Anniversary of its name change from the World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology Association. Along with the name change, the Association has transformed itself from an organization that primarily focused on planning of the World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology to one with additional new programs and initiatives to better address global needs in veterinary dermatology.
The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD) is proud to announce that the scholarships for WCVD8 in 2016 are now open for application. WAVD has increased the number of scholarships available for financial support to encourage veterinarians with limited access to continuing education in veterinary dermatology to attend WCVD8. 30 scholarships will be funded for 2016.
Announcement of Venue for the 9th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology in 2020
4 June 2015
Sydney, Australia has been awarded the 9th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology to be held on the 31 March – 4 April, 2020. Dr. Kenneth Kwochka, WAVD President, noted during the announcement that "The 2008 Congress in Hong Kong was a tremendous success for growth of the specialty in Asia. Returning to Australasia in 2020 will help continue to fulfill our mission for the worldwide advancement of veterinary dermatology. The World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology held since 1989, is the preeminent specialty conference in veterinary medicine. It is supported and planned by all WAVD Member, Affiliate and Provisional Organizations around the globe."
AMERICAN ACADEMY OF VETERINARY DERMATOLOGY OFFERS DERMATOLOGY SENIOR VETERINARY STUDENT AWARD
The American Academy of Veterinary Dermatology (AAVD) is now offering an annual award to a senior veterinary student at each veterinary school who excels in clinical dermatology.
The 28th annual congress of the ESVD-ECVD
To be held in beautiful Krakow, Poland in September 2015. Krakow is an old and very interesting town with lots to offer besides the congress itself. The historic city and many sights should definitely be explored while you are there!
There will be an interesting programme for both scientific and continuing education sessions as well as an opportunity to learn all about the latest research presented as free communications and poster sessions.
As usual, there is also a packed social programme that we will enjoy thoroghly!
Read more at http://www.esvd-ecvdcongress.com
Conference topics: To be announced