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World Veterinary Association Congress 2020

The World Veterinary Association Congress 2020 will take place in Auckland, New Zealand on 6-8 April 2020 - Save the date

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GLOBAL REPOSITORY OF AVAILABLE GUIDELINES FOR RESP

WVA created a list of 102 guidelines, action plans and promotional material on prudent use of antimicrobials, covering a large number of countries, languages, veterinary aspects and animal species.

Click here to access the list
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WVA Model Veterinarians’ Oath

The WVA developed the Model Veterinarians’ Oath to be used as a template by veterinary organizations that have not yet developed an oath or by those associations considering revising an existing oath.

Click here to access the WVA Model Veterinarians’ Oath
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MSD/WVA VETERINARY STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM2020

MSD and the WVA are delighted to announce the 2020 Veterinary Student Scholarship Program dedicated to veterinary students from four world regions with the aim of enhancing their academic experience.

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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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Free webinar - One Health, Infection Prevention and the Role . . .

One Health is a concept aiming at better understanding and addressing the health issues arising from the intricate ...

When

11 Dec - 11 Dec 2019

 

When

01 Feb - 08 Feb 2020

Where

Sun Valley, Idaho, USA

 

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

MSD and the WVA are delighted to announce the 2020 Veterinary Student Scholarship Program dedicated to veterinary students from four world regions with the aim of enhancing their academic experience.

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Thu, 05 Dec 2019

PRESENTATION OF 2019 WORLD VETERINARY DAY AWARD TO UGANDA . . .

The Uganda Veterinary Association (UVA) is the winner of the 2019 World Veterinary Day Award, which is organized annually by the World Veterinary Association in partnership with HealthforAnimals.

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Mon, 02 Dec 2019

WORLD ANTIBIOTIC AWARENESS WEEK - 18-24 November 2019

The World Veterinary Association recognizes WAAW to increase global awareness of antibiotic resistance (AMR) and to encourage best practices among the general public, health workers and policy makers

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Mon, 18 Nov 2019

WVA CELEBRATES THE ONE HEALTH DAY - 3 NOVEMBER 2019

The WVA recognizes November3 as “One Health Day” to bring global attention to the crucial need and benefits of using interdisciplinary approaches to complex challenges involving animals, people

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Mon, 04 Nov 2019

Memorial - Dr Kenneth Wameyo

It is with great sadness that we inform you about the passing of the former Honorary Secretary of the Kenya Veterinary Association, Dr Kenneth Wameyo.

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Fri, 01 Nov 2019

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.