Derm Scientia

The Dermatology Chapter has commenced a biannual newsletter with the broad goal of promoting the practice of evidence-based veterinary dermatology across Australia and New Zealand. Each edition will contain brief summaries of recent and pertinent research, reviews and guidelines relevant to clinical dermatology, and links to free-access articles. Distribution to veterinary colleagues and students is welcomed, with acknowledgement of the Dermatology Chapter. 

Derm Scientia 01, Dec 2019

World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology in SYDNEY next year

The 9th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology, organised by the World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD), that was to be held in Sydney could unfortunately not go ahead as a physical meeting.

It was turned into a VIRTUAL CONFERENCE which can be viewed by registrants until end April. 

This world class event features many of the world's top veterinary dermatologists, and is a fantastic opportunity to update and expand dermatology knowledge for general practitioners, students, specialists and all veterinarians working in dermatology and related fields.

For more details see the 9th WCVD website.

WAVD Endorsed Clinical Practice Guidelines in Dermatology

The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD) endorses a number of clinical practice guidelines, review articles and other scientific papers of interest to dermatology specialists and general practitioners around the globe. 

These papers have been published in Veterinary Dermatology and BMC Veterinary Research.

They include:

Any enquiries can be made to Dr Catherine Outerbridge, WAVD Secretary: