Upcoming events in veterinary anatomy
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The 43rd World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) Congress
The 9th Federation of Asian Small Animal Veterinary Associations (FASAVA) Congress
You may find full details on the Congress web pages.
The 32nd Congress of the European Association of Veterinary Anatomists (EAVA)
The 32nd EAVA Congress will be held from 25th to 28th of July 2018, at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Hannover, Germany.
Abstract submission is open until March 11th 2018.
You may find full details on the Congress web page.
The Second Peruvian Congress of Morphological Sciences
The Second Peruvian Congress of Morphological Sciences will take place from March 7 to 10, 2018 in the warm city of Lima-Peru in the Graduate School of the Telesup Private University.
The congress will bring together distinguished academicians specialised in Human and Veterinary Anatomy, Histology, Embryology, Genetics, Forensic Anatomy, Anthropological Anatomy, Anatomy Teaching, History of Anatomy, Cadaver Conservation Techniques and Biological Material.
Further details of this conference may be found on the conferance website: anatomiaperu.com.
Recent events in veterinary anatomy
Young generation of veterinary anatomists
The Ninth Meeting of the Young Generation of Veterinary Anatomists (YGVA) was held in Brno, the Czech Republic, from July 12 - July 14, 2017.
YGVA congresses are open to young researchers interested in the field of morphology. Traditionally, the main focus of the YGVA is to promote the latest developments in research and teaching in the field of veterinary morphology. The meeting in Brno focussed in particular on practical training, with a broad spectrum of workshops.
Full details of the meeting are available on the webpages of the YGVA.
American Association of Veterinary Anatomists (AAVA)
The latest meeting of the American Association of Veterinary Anatomists (AAVA) was held from June 29–July 1, 2017, at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama, U.S.A.
The next main meeting of the association will be held in 2019..
The 1st International Veterinary Anatomy Congress of Turkey and the 10th National Veterinary Anatomy Congress
This congress of the Veterinary Anatomy Association of Turkey was held at Afyon/Sandıklı, Turkey, from the 13-16th of September 2017.
Full details of the meeting are available at the following website:
Job announcements in veterinary anatomy
Researcher/Teacher at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna
The Department of Pathobiology of the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, invites applications for an experienced researcher (Post Doc) for teaching and research in veterinary anatomy.
For more details, please see this document.
Anatomy position at Ross University, St. Kitts
The Department of Biomedical Sciences at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, St.Kitts, invites applicants for a full-time faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor. A candidate is required to be an experienced anatomist with a passion for teaching to lead further development of an anatomy program in comparative vertebrate and gross anatomy.
You will find full details of the position here.
Position for veterinary medical illustrator
The American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) is seeking a veterinary anatomist who is also a certified medical illustrator for an atlas project on swine anatomy in English. Ideally, such a person would be affiliated with a university for the use of facilities in swine necropsy and would speak and write in English.
For further details, please contact
Nicole Duffee, DVM, PhD,
Director, Education & Scientific Affairs
American Association for Laboratory Animal Science
If your institution has or intends to announce a vacant position, please contact the Secretary-General.