• Didier Noel CarlottiDidier-Noël Carlotti
    1951-2014

    It is with great sadness that we report the death that occurred on November 27th 2014 of Dr Didier-Noël Carlotti.

    Didier's contributions to the field of veterinary dermatology have been legendary. He was a founding member of the European Society and a founding diplomate of the European College, and served as President of both organisations. He was a key member of the Organizing Committee of the First World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology in Dijon in 1989, and was active in the organization of every World Congress since that time.

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Press Releases

  • WCVD 8 Submission Deadlines

    The Abstract Submission Process for the 8th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology, in Bordeaux, France is now available on their website here.

    Abstract submission deadlines:
    July 1st, 2015: Supporting Original Studies
    October 1st, 2015: Free Communications and Posters

    Written on Monday, 16 March 2015 00:00
  • WCVD 8 second announcement
    WCVD 8 second announcement

    The second announcement for the 8th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology is now available.

    Please check their site for further details.

    Written on Monday, 16 March 2015 00:00
  • Global Veterinary Dermatology Education Group becomes an Affiliate Member of the WAVD

    Global Veterinary Dermatology Education GroupThe WAVD Administrative Committee has approved the Global Veterinary Dermatology Education Group (GVDEG) for Affiliate Status. GVDEG is a non-profit organization led by Drs. Sheila Torres (USA) and Chiara Noli (Italy) and comprised of veterinary dermatology specialists with the common desire to disseminate knowledge to veterinarians in underserved areas around the world. Dr. Ken Kwochka, WAVD President, acknowledged that "both organizations share a common mission so this collaboration is a perfect fit to help establish sustainable educational programs to allow veterinarians in underdeveloped areas to adequately manage the most common dermatological diseases."

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Continuing Education

  • April 2015

    North American Veterinary Dermatology Forum

  • July 2015

    ANZCVS Science week

    9-11 July 2015

    QT Hotel, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

    Devotees of dermatology will relish in the opportunity to share the company of no fewer than nine disciplines providing practical and state-of-the-art updates; driven by international leaders in dermatology, small animal medicine, pharmacology, genetics, radiology and ophthalmology this meeting provides a unique opportunity to share the knowledge in all the disciplines featured, as well as providing a platform for new and emerging specialists to present their work. For the clinical specialist it provides comprehensive insights into current and evolutionary diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.

    Registration includes morning and afternoon teas within a collegiate atmosphere amongst industry and trade leaders, sumptuous lunches and happy hour on Thursday. Optional extras include the College Awards Dinner on Saturday evening. This meeting is NOT RESTRICTED to College Members and registered delegates can go to any session.

    For the 2015 program. contact the College Manager, Mrs. Elaine Lowe: Telephone: (07) 3423 2016, Fax: (07) 3423 2977, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.