Welcome to the World Veterinary Poultry Association

The World Veterinary Poultry Association (WVPA) is a global professional association for poultry veterinarians and other avian health professionals. WVPA is run by an elected Executive and holds a Global Congress every two years.

Its members come from all around the world and are in academia, research, government, industry and practice.

Latest news from the WVPA

Italian Success! Added: 15-September-2017

The Italian Branch of WVPA were successful with their bid to host the 2021 WVPA Congress in Verona


A Global Success for WVPA Added: 14-September-2017

The XXth WVPA Congress, which was recently held in Edinburgh, Scotland, was a great success with over 2,150 delegates from 80 countries attending. They listened to 160 papers and viewed over 350 posters.

This year’s WVPA-Zoetis Young Poultry Veterinarian Award went to Dr Gowthaman Vasudevan from India, while Prof. Dr Nikolaus Osterrieder from Germany received the WVPA-Boehringer-Ingelheim Innovation in Vaccination Award. All regions of the world were well represented.

The delegates worked intensely during the four days of lectures and also had time to visit the trade exhibition. The highlight of the social programme was the Gala Dinner that was held in the National Museum of Scotland.

The Next WVPA Congress will be held in Bangkok in 2019 you can visit the WVPA2019 site using the button below

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FIFAVIC - Maghreb Forum of the Poultry Industry Added: 5-September-2017

Poultry farming has become a very important industry today and requires considerable investment, both intellectual and financial. It is on this modern industry that the yield of poultry production has been able to develop.

The old poultry industry is now being replaced by an industrial activity that uses the most advanced technologies in the field of refrigeration, physics and mechanics to develop, manufacture, maintain and distribute new product presentations poultry and derived products.

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WVPA-Ceva Digital Library Added: 31-January-2017

This novel addition to services provided was officially launched at IPPE in Atlanta

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Poultry Africa Added: 31-January-2017

WVPA is pleased to be associated with this event, that will be held in Rwanda, where it will host the two technical morning sessions.

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4th WVPA Asia meeting Added: 31-January-2017

The honour of presenting this meeting in 2018 was given to our Malaysian Branch at the recently held 3rd Meeting in Manila