On behalf of Council and the Veterinary and Veterinary Para-Profession, Registrar and SAVC Staff we want to congratulate:
• Dr Mike Modisane on his appointment to the Presidency of the OIE assembly
• Dr Roy Benges in receiving the gold award of the OIE
• Dr Gideon Bruckner in chairing the Scientific Committee.
Please note Rule 30 has been updated in the above.
- Applications for the SAVC Registration Examination have closed on 1 April 2015. Please note that NO late applications will be accepted.
The SAVC has relocated to: 26 Victoria Link Street, Route21 Corporate Park, Nellmapius Drive, Irene.
- Our new numbers are:
Tel no: (012) 345 6347 OR (012) 345 6360
Fax no: (012) 345 6369
Office hours: 8-5 weekdays
- Please view Latest News at the bottom of this page and Latest Information under the Members' Area, for regular updates. Members please view the latest Newsletters under the Members' Area.
Members of the veterinary and para-veterinary professions are requested to please get involved and note:
- The concept of " One World, One Health" indicates that the world has awakened to the link between animal diseases and public health. "It has long been known that 60% of known infectious diseases are common to humans and animals (whether domestic or wild); 75% of recent emerging human diseases came from animals and 80% of the pathogens that could potentially be used in bioterrorism are zoonotic. It is also known that human populations need a regular diet of protein particularly from milk, eggs or meat, and that a deficiency can also be a public health problem..."
- Contributions from the veterinary profession: Visit http://www.oie.int/for-the-media/multimedia/video/topics-2/
- Members login: Please note that you can login to access the members area. You have to be enabled before you can view member documents.
The "Members update panel" is no longer available, with regret and our apologies, to update contact details and CPD points as the problems with the system wasted the valuable time of our members and the developer was requested to remove the system from the website.
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