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Champion of Veterinary Dentistry receives 2018 WSAVA Scientific Achievement Award

Published: 9/3/2018
Outstanding contribution to dental practice recognized...

Emeritus Professor Colin Harvey is the recipient of the 2018 WSAVA Award for Scientific Achievement for highlighting the importance of oral and dental conditions in companion animals and developing tools to support the incorporation of dental procedures and dental preventive strategy into daily veterinary practice.

Professor Harvey will receive the Award during WSAVA World Congress. He will also give an Award Winner lecture entitled: ‘Periodontal Disease – Systemic and Distant Organ Associations in Dogs and Cats; Facts or Conjecture.’

Professor Gad Baneth, Chair of the WSAVA’s Scientific Advisory Committee, says: “Professor Harvey has made outstanding contributions to the understanding of veterinary oral health and has influenced both the science and practice of veterinary dental medicine worldwide."

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