WAVMA News Archive
An archive of information on WAVMA programs, services and issues important to aquatic veterinary medicine. Send any news items for possible distribution through WAVMA e-News to WebAdmin.
The Pitt's Education Awards Program Assists Veterinary Students and Graduates in Pursuing a Career in Aquatic Veterinary Medicine
Posted on 12 December 2015 by Laura UrdesThe John L. Pitts Veterinary Education Awards Program is now accepting applications from vet students and graduates looking to learn more about aquatic veterinary medicine.
Join us on November 18, 2015 at 12:00 PM (CST)
Posted on 9 November 2015 by Laura UrdesJoin us on November 18, 2015 at 12:00 PM (CST) for this free webinar. Click on http://tinyurl.com/onmumsk for the correct time in your time zone. Register now! Click on: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6260142390745382146.
WAVMA assists veterinary students and fresh veterinary graduates to involve with aquatic veterinary medicine
Posted on 9 October 2015 by Laura UrdesWAVMA proudly supports the John L. Pitts Aquatic Veterinary Education Awards Program, which assists veterinary students and new graduates in becoming more involved with aquatic veterinary medicine.
Join us on October 5, 2015 at 7:00 PM (EDT)
Posted on 29 September 2015Join us on October 5, 2015 at 7:00 PM (EDT) for this free webinar - Click on http://tinyurl.com/npupu9r for the correct time in your time zone. Register now! Click on: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5665398958353305857
Join us for a webinar on September 25, 2015 at 12:00 PM (EDT)
Posted on 10 September 2015 by Laura UrdesJoin us for a webinar on September 25, 2015 at 12:00 PM (EDT) - Click on http://tinyurl.com/oc6p356 for the correct time in your time zone. Register now! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7725893643494691586
Posted on 16 June 2015 by Laura UrdesA new European College of veterinary specialisation has been established recently – The European College of Aquatic Animal Health.
WAVMA to work with the WSAVA and other organizations in programes aimed at addressing veterinary medicine and public health in Nepal
Posted on 5 May 2015WAVMA is saddened by the news regarding the Nepal earthquake, which caused loss of thousands of human and animal lives. We urge our members to assist mainly by supporting local Red Cross and international charities.
The 32nd World Veterinary Congress in Istanbul, Turkey, 13-17 September 2015: Aquatic Veterinary Sessions
Posted on 7 April 2015 by WAVMA adminThe WVA organizers have agreed to provide discounted registrations (€250) for the 32nd World Veterinary Congress in Istanbul, Turkey (13-17 September 2015) to all WAVMA coordinate aquatic veterinary session speakers, whose abstracts are submitted before the April 17, 2015. For us to ensure that all WAVMA members receive this discount please send copies of any abstracts submitted online to email@example.com. Also, let firstname.lastname@example.org know if you have any problems with on-line submissions.
WAVMA Webinar B-1010 : Water Quality 101 for Practicing Fish Veterinarians
Posted on 4 April 2015Join us for a free webinar on April 10, 2015 at 10:15 PM (AWST – Perth, Western Australia) on Water Quality 101. Register now at http://tinyurl.com/njrahuo
John Pitts Aquatic Veterinary Educational Support Program for Veterinary Students & Recent Graduates, Now Open
Posted on 3 April 2015 by WAVMA adminA limited amount of financial support is available to assist veterinary students and newly graduated veterinarians to participate in aquatic veterinary educational activities within the next 12 months through the 2015 John Pitts Financial Support Programme. These activities will increase their knowledge and involvement in aquatic veterinary medicine.
World Vet Day 2015 and Vector Borne Zoonotic Diseases in Aquaculture
Posted on 3 April 2015 by WAVMA adminWorld Vet Day will be celebrated on April 25th this year. Vector borne zoonotic diseases are not commonly recognised in aquaculture but do exist. This item looks at two.
WAVMA Past President to Chair the World Veterinary Association Communication Working Group
Posted on 28 March 2015 by WAVMA adminDuring 2015, Dr. Dusan Palic, who served as the President of the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association 2012, will chair the World Veterinary Association (WVA) Communication Working Group. We wish Dr. Palic all the best in this endeavour!
Posted on 28 February 2015Fish bacteriology for veterinarians webinar, techniques for collection culture and identification of bacteria from aquatic animals. This webinar on fish bacteriologywill be given by Dr Nicky Buller senior microbiologist at Animal Health Laboratories, Department of Agriculture and Food Western Australia where she has worked for over 20 years.