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December 01, 2020

World Small Animal Veterinary Association

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Dr. Chunekamrai
Dr. Siraya Chunekamrai
Dr. van Nierop
Dr. Ellen van Nierop

The World Small Animal Veterinary Association, whose 45th World Congress was postponed to 2021 because of COVID-19 restrictions, held its general assembly meeting online on Sept. 22. During the meeting, the association installed the following new officials: Drs. Siraya Chunekamrai, Bangkok, president; Ellen van Nierop, Quito, Ecuador, vice president; Shane Ryan, Singapore, immediate past president; John de Jong, Weston, Massachusetts, honorary treasurer; and board members—Drs. Felisbina Queiroga, Vila Real, Portugal, and Jim Berry, Fredericton, New Brunswick. The WSAVA also confirmed Shanghai as the location of its 2024 World Congress and announced the acceptance of veterinary associations in Burundi, Egypt, Kosovo, and Madagascar as new associate members.

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