European Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians



For information on past and future congresses, please see Congress.



  • AAVLD – American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
  • ADILVA – Association française des Directeurs et cadres de Laboratoires Vétérinaires publics d’Analyses, France
  • CoVetLab – a European communication and collaboration network consisting of five national reference veterinary laboratories
  • ECVM – the European College of Veterinary Microbiology
  • EPIZONE – a European network of excellence working for the prevention and control of animal diseases
  • ESCMID – European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
  • ESGVM – ESCMID’s Study Group for Veterinary Microbiology
  • Med-Vet-Net Association – Continues Med-Vet-Net’s work to increase, capitalize and disseminate scientific knowledge on zoonoses with the main emphasis on food-borne zoonoses.
  • WAVLD – World Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians



  • APHA – Animal health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, UK
  • CVI – Central Veterinary Institute, The Netherlands
  • Deventer – GD Animal Health Service Deventer
  • IZS – Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale Lazio e Toscana
  • IZSTO – Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale del Piemonte, Liguria e Valle d’Aosta, Turin, Italy
  • NVI – National Veterinary Institute, Denmark
  • NVRI – National Veterinary Research Institute, Poland
  • SVA – National Veterinary Institute, Sweden
  • UCM – Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain


International Organizations

  • WOAH – World Organization For Animal Health
  • FAO – Food and Agriculture Organization
  • WHO – World Health organization



  • VetBact -Veterinary bacteriology: information about important bacteria