World Veterinary Day Message

“Essential” – basic, indispensable, necessary. This year’s theme, ” Veterinarians are Essential Health Worker” speaks to that basic, indispensable role that our profession plays in the global healthcare system. Veterinarians occupy a crucial space in the public health ecosystem. By ensuring the health and well-being of animals that are close companions, part of food production system, or are […]

Caribbean Veterinary Medical Association Elects New Executive

The Caribbean Veterinary Medical Association (CbVMA) convened its Biennial General Meeting during the 33rd CbVMA Conference held in Belize, 4-7 March 2024. Seven countries were represented, physically and virtually. Outgoing President, Dr. Victor Gongora, handed over the presidency to Dr. Ludwig Palacio, the incoming president. Dr. Palacio then proceeded to hold the election of officers for […]

Introducing the new CVA delegate for Malaysia – Dr Helen Mitin

Q1. Tell us about you, your family and where you live?  I am Dr. Helen Mitin, President of Malaysian Veterinary Medical Association (MAVMA) 2023-2025. I am married with 2 children. My husband, Hermisen, is also a veterinarian. I live in Selangor, my hometown is in Kuching, Sarawak.  Q2. What is your favourite food? Kolo mee […]

Meet the new CVA Councillor for Australia, Mark Schipp

Mark Schipp is the Chief Veterinary Officer of Australia and immediate Past President of the World Organisation for Animal Health. Dr Schipp graduated from Murdoch University in 1989 and immediately joined the West Australian Department of Agriculture as a District Veterinary Officer. After serving in a number of locations around that state he joined the […]

Meet the new CVA Councillor for New Zealand, Dallas New

Q1. Tell us about you, your family and where you live? Hello! My name is Dallas, and I currently live in Wellington New Zealand. I moved here 4 years ago from Canada, where I have spent most of my life. I completed a bachelor of science in biology at the University of Guelph, a Doctor […]


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