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Recipient of WSAVA, Hill’s Next Generation Award announced

Published: 8/2/2017

Congratulations to Dr Luba Gancheva for her work to develop the profession in Eastern Europe!

Dr Luba Gancheva, a Bulgarian veterinarian who lives and works in Romania, has been announced as the recipient of this year’s WSAVA, Hill’s ‘Next Generation’ Award. The award acknowledges the work of a veterinarian who graduated within the past ten years and who has contributed significantly to the betterment of companion animals, the veterinary profession and society at large.

"Millennial vets carry the future of the profession with them,” says Dr Jolle Kirpensteijn, ‎Chief Professional Relations Officer at Hill's Pet Nutrition and former WSAVA President. “Luba has demonstrated a strong commitment to improving the experiences and education of early-career veterinarians. She has also taken positive steps to connect these next-generation professionals with colleagues who are already established in the field.”

Dr Gancheva will be presented with her Award during WSAVA World Congress in Copenhagen.

Read the full press release.

Don’t miss Dr Gancheva’s Awards Lecture during WSAVA World Congress: ‘A high professional level of veterinary medicine is offered in the Balkans. True or false?'