President's Message


Walt Ingwersen

Welcome to the President's Corner

This is the page where you will see the updates from the WSAVA president.







October 2016

What a journey

A message from the WSAVA President 

It seems like only yesterday that I joined the WSAVA. What a journey it has been!

To have shared the passion, dedication and strategic insights of so many of our volunteers has been humbling and exhilarating. Read more


October 2016

Five Minutes with...

Dr Walt Ingwersen was elected as WSAVA President during our 2016 World Congress. He will serve a two-year term of office. Read more

December 2016

A Moment to Reflect on a Busy Year

As the Holiday Season Approaches, Let’s Take a Moment to Reflect on a Busy Year!

The centerpiece of the year was, of course, our 41st World Congress held in Cartagena, Colombia, under the leadership of Guillermo Lugo Cardona and Ivanov Castellanos. Read More

February 2017

Good Communication

Good communication – the foundation on which our global community is built!

In my first President’s message, I highlighted the importance of communication, recognizing that this represents the beginning of engagement. Read More

March 2017

A Message from the President

Each year, the WSAVA Executive Board meets face-to-face twice - one of these occurs early in the year with thr other coinciding with our annual Congress, generally held in the fall. Read More

July 2017

State of the Association 2017

It is hard to believe that one year or half of my Presidency has come and gone! Well, as the saying goes “time goes quickly when you are having fun!” Read More