Welcome Message from 2018 WAVMA President
2018 promises to be a big year for WAVMA and its members. Since our humble beginnings more than 13 years ago, WAVMA has grown to become the global leader in aquatic veterinary medicine, with members and linkage to others in more than 74 countries. In 2017, more than 280 individuals became members for the first time – these are truly impressive statistics and clearly demonstrates the value of membership and WAVMA programs.
All of this is due to dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers who have devoted their time, energy, and many times their own funds, to help grow programs that help advance members, and help others interested or involved in this unique veterinary discipline.
But there is still a lot to accomplish, and I always ask, “What do we need to improve and where do we find the expertise, time and funds?” For 2018, building on what the Executive Board and our committees have previously developed, it is now time to develop a new strategic plan for the next 5 years. For 2018 my hopes as the President are...click to read more