Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

'Point of contact for all veterinary matters'

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine has a unique position in the Netherlands. Not only is this the only institution where veterinarians are trained, researchers are also working together on innovative scientific research. In addition, the faculty provides specialist clinical care in the largest academic veterinary hospital in Europe. Thanks to this position, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine is a point of contact for all veterinary matters, both nationally and increasingly internationally.


22 April 2016
The official award presentation will take place during the opening ceremony of the 2016 WSAVA World Congress in Colombia on 27 September.
13 April 2016
The cost for treatment related to these substances is at least 46 billion Euros per year.
12 April 2016
Research to the presence of the toxin hypoglycin A in maple species which causes a serious muscular disease shows that not all maple species are dangerous.


12 May 2016 14:30 - 15:30
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a severe genetic neuromuscular disorder that predominantly occurs in newborns.
17 May 2016 12:45 - 13:45
Veterinarian Nicole Willems has studied new treatments for back pain in dogs.
18 - 20
18 May 2016 09:00 - 20 May 2016 22:00
We would like to invite you to the 2nd ALTANT Conference: Innate Host Defence and Infections: From basic science to applications.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine