Education

Education

ESVD organises courses aimed at providing a basis of advanced level dermatology focused around a core curriculum of essential medical science. Species orientated courses build on this knowledge in special areas of the discipline.

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Research

Research

ESVD wishes to encourage high standards in all aspects of veterinary dermatology and to promote the development of related research. ESVD offers the following grants: ESVD PhD Scholarship and the ESVD Research Grants (major grant, training grant, practitioner grant).

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Support

Support

The ESVD is a non-profit making organization that supports the development of veterinary dermatology throughout Europe. The ESVD helps to promote and finance collaborative work with our counterparts working in the field of human dermatology.

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Who we are

The European Society of Veterinary Dermatology (ESVD) is an association including 817 veterinary clinicians, academics and research investigators from 58 countries. ESVD was founded in 1984 in Hamburg, Germany. It is a non-profit making association. The income derived from sponsorships, fees, congress and meeting profits are devoted to current activities, research and travel awards, and initiatives of interest to members. The official language is English.

Our achievements and history

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32nd European Veterinary Dermatology Congress

32nd European Veterinary Dermatology Congress

We are very happy to invite you to the 33rd European Veterinary Dermatology Congress, co-organized by the European Society of Veterinary Dermatology and by the European College of Veterinary Dermatology. The congress will take place between the 29th of September and 2nd of October 2022 in beautiful Porto, Portugal

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Free webinars

Free webinars

The ESVD webinars are accessible for our members through the members only pages. Here are three of our webinars, free for everyone to listen to:
Large Animal Dermatology I and II
Stephen White
Skin Disease in Rabbits and Guinea Pigs
Molly Varga

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ESVD congress 1991

ESVD congress 1991

See the historical video from the 8th ESVD congress, which took place from 6-7 July 1991 in Luxembourg. 

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