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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35 World Veterinary Association Congress
Why attend the 35th World Veterinary Association Congress (WVAC2019) in San José, Costa Rica? The answer is simple: Wonderful Place, Amazing People and World Class Veterinary Medicine.
Improving Animal Production Biosecurity to Minimize Global . . .
Please find attached an article by WVA President elect, Dr Patricia Turner on “ Improving Animal Production Biosecurity to Minimize Global One Health Risks”
WVAC 2019 - Scientific Program is finalized and now . . .
Please find attached the Scientific Program for the 35th World Veterinary Association Congress that will take place in Costa Rica on 27-30 April 2019.
2018 World Veterinary Day Awards Ceremony - Summary report
On 29th November 2018, WVA Councillor for Africa, Dr Clive Marwick attended the Uganda Veterinary Association Annual Meeting and presented to the UVA delegates the 2018 World Veterinary Day Awards.
The WVA President Dr. Johnson Chiang attended the . . .
The 70th-anniversary ceremony of Japan Veterinary Medical Association (JVMA) was held at Palace Hotel Tokyo on November 30th, 2018