Every two years, members of the WAHVM meet for a Congress at which we present our research, exchange ideas, and socialise.

The 43rd International Congress will be held in Bergen, Norway from 7th to 9th June 2018.  Please visit the website for the Congress for further details.

The themes of the congress will be:

  1. The impact of the veterinary profession on human health, welfare and society
  2. The history of diseases and welfare in aquatic animals
  3. Free topics

Abstracts submission and registration will begin in September 2017, with a deadline for abstract submission will be 1st December 2017.

The congress will be held at Radisson Blu Royal Hotel and accommodation will be at Radisson Blu Royal Hotel or at Hotel Augustin which is a more inexpensive alternative near the congress hotel.

Bergen has a several attractions, details of which you can find on the official tourist website. One of these is the 700 years old Håkonshallen (Haakon’s Hall) where the welcome reception will be held.

The 44th International Congress will be held in South Africa in 2020