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World Veterinary Association Congress 2019

The World Veterinary Association Congress 2019 will take place in San Jose, Costa Rica on 27-30 April 2019 - Save the date

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Veterinary Student Scholarship Program 2018

MSD Animal Health and WVA Veterinary Student Scholarship Program 2018 is now launched. Grants of 5,000US$ available for 41Veterinary Students from Latin America, Africa, Middle East and Asia/Oceania

For the announcement and application form (avilable also in French and Spanish)
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WVA Animal Welfare Awards 2019

World Veterinary Association and Ceva Santé Animale recognize veterinarians and veterinary students for their exemplary work in protecting and promoting Animal Welfare.

For more information and application forms
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Animal Health Matters

Animal Health Matters is a new online resource aims to educate and build greater awareness of the most pressing issues in animal and human health.

To learn more about why animal health matters, or to sign up to the new monthly newsletter
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WVA Strategy 2015 – 2018

The WVA Council through its Working Groups continues to work and to develop further the WVA Strategic Plan that was adopted in March 2015. Click HERE for the Updated WVA Strategy 2015-2018.

Updated WVA Strategy 2015-2018.
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Welcome to the WVA Site

S.M. Johnson CHIANG
Caring for animals = Caring for our planet
Dr. S.M. Johnson CHIANG
President

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.
Thank you for visiting the website of the WVA!

Dr. S.M. Johnson CHIANG
President

WE ARE VETERINARIANS

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When

24 Sep - 28 Sep 2018

Where

Palazzo del Casinò, Venice Lido (I)

 

WSAVA/FASAVA 2018

We warmly welcome all of you to the 43rd Congress of WSAVA, jointly held with FASAVA in the tropical Singapore!

When

25 Sep - 28 Sep 2018

Video trailer - 2019 WVA Animal Welfare Awards

Watch the video trailer for the 2019 WVA Animal Welfare Awards.

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Fri, 21 Sep 2018

WVA Animal Welfare Awards 2019

World Veterinary Association and Ceva Santé Animale recognize veterinarians and veterinary students for their exemplary work in protecting and promoting Animal Welfare.

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Mon, 17 Sep 2018

MSD ANIMAL HEALTH/WVA VETERINARY STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM . . .

MSD and WVA are delighted to announce the 2018 Veterinary Student Scholarship Program which is dedicated to veterinary students from four world regions to enhance their academic experience.

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Tue, 04 Sep 2018

World Veterinary Association Congress 2019 - Save the date

The World Veterinary Association Congress 2019 will take place in San Jose, Costa Rica on 27-30 April 2019

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Mon, 13 Aug 2018

World Veterinary Day Award 2018 - And the winner is…

The WVD is celebrated annually on the last Saturday of April to recognize the work of veterinarians around the world and their contributions to improve animal health and welfare and public health.

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Mon, 02 Jul 2018

Publications

WVA Policy Statements

WVA devises its policies as a projected program comprising desired objectives and the means to achieve them.

Rabies is 100% preventable, but remains a daily threat to millions around the world.

It doesn’t have to be this way.