Wednesday, 24 December 2014 15:44

Hugo Schindelka Award, 2016

The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD) invites nominations for the Hugo Schindelka Award, 2016.

This award commemorates the initiation of Veterinary Dermatology as a discipline in 1903 by Dr Hugo Schindelka, then a teacher at the Vienna Veterinary School. It is presented every four years at the World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology. The next award will be made at the 8th World Congress which will be held in Bordeaux from May 31st to June 4th 2016.

The award, a medal and monetary prize, recognizes excellence in scholarship and publication in Veterinary Dermatology.

Details are available on the World Association for Veterinary Dermatology website (

Nominations must be received by 28th February 2015.