Peter Ihrke Scholarship Applications Now Open for 2023

The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD) would like to announce that applications for the Peter Irhke Scholarship for 2023 are now open. The WAVD Peter Irhke Scholarship honours the life and career of Professor Peter Irhke by providing a scholarship to commemorate his contribution to the discipline of veterinary dermatology. Peter was the Chief … Read more

10th WCVD Location Has Been Chosen!

The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD) received three very competitive bids to host the 10th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology in 2024. The WAVD Administrative Council met in Austin, Texas for their annual general meeting (AGM) during which bids and information obtained at site visits to Boston, Cancun and Chicago were reviewed. A vote … Read more

Clinical Consensus Guidelines now published as Open Access Articles

We are delighted to announce that the Inaugural Clinincal Concensus Guidelines featuring two major topics of practical relevance to veterinarians in clinical practice have been reviewed following commentary posted on this website. Both have now been published in the journal¬†Veterinary Dermatology¬†and are open access. WAVD wish to sincerely thank the committees and authors involved for … Read more

Announcing the Peter Ihrke Scholarship

The WAVD wishes to honour the life and career of Professor Peter Ihrke by offering a scholarship to commemorate his contribution to the discipline of veterinary dermatology. Peter was the Chief of Veterinary Dermatology at the University of California-Davis (UCD) Veterinary School and he inspired the careers of many key members of our global discipline … Read more