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