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Scientific Advisory Committee


The WSAVA Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) advises and assists the WSAVA Executive Board in developing links with the academic world involved in research and development in small animal veterinary science.


  • It's aim is to stimulate academic participation under the auspices of the WSAVA and at the same time to promote worldwide access to knowledge resulting from research.


  • To advise the WSAVA Executive Board on proposed projects concerning research and standardization of diagnosis and treatment.
  • To advise the Executive Board on recipients for the WSAVA Scientific Awards.
  • To select the State of the Art lecturers for each WSAVA Congress.
  • To have representation on the Congress Scientific Programme Committee and to ultimately approve the congress scientific programmes created by that committee.
  • To provide the Executive Board and WSAVA membership with up to date information on topical scientific issues related to small animal practice.



Executive Board Liaison