'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.


21 February 2018
An excess of the signalling molecule substance dopamine in the brain can have a negative influence on our ability to make decisions
9 February 2018
ESBL is an enzyme, produced by certain bacteria, which makes these bacteria resistant to antibiotics.
8 February 2018
In areas with many livestock farms, the presence of a farm can explain up to 20% of all lung infection cases, but the pathogens responsible are as yet unknown.


23 February 2018 12:45 - 13:45
Exposure to pesticides may cause health conditions.
6 March 2018 09:00 - 15:00
This course will focus on anesthesia of fish and research activities related to farm fish.
22 March 2018 14:30 - 15:30
Knowledge about developmental biology can help people and dogs suffering from back- and neck pain due to intervertebral disc degeneration.