The Veterinary Wound Healing Association was established after the first scientific meeting held at the Royal Veterinary College in December 1996.The Association has the following aims:

  • To promote education and research into the scientific basis and the clinical management of wounds of whatever aetiology in the veterinary sciences.
  • To establish training courses together with national and international conferences to discuss and promote aspects of wound healing research.

The VWHA is registered as a charity by the Charity Commission of England and Wales. Registered Charity Number 1090458


This year’s VWHA conference was held on May 2-3rd 2024 in London UK in collaboration with BEVA and BSAVA and our sponsors.

From everyday wound care to advanced wound management in horses and small animals

The conference was a great succes! It was about the way we treat wounds and how they influence largely the way of healing.
Two days full of woundhealing; on thursday equine woundmanagement and on friday small animal wound management.


For those who did not participate the proceedings and presentations are available at the members section.



2024 Sponsors