Who is responsible for the program?

The Certificate is offered by WVEPAH, affiliated to the Luxemburg University, in cooperation with the host university represented by its Veterinary Faculty, complying with the rules and regulations laid down by the Ministry of Education of the State of Luxemburg.

  • The Program is supervised by the “Veterinary Post Graduate Program Committee (VPGPC)”.

  • The regulation part of the training is validated by the World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH-OIE).


World Veterinary Education in Production Animal Health

WVEPAH is patronized by the World Organization for Animal Health “WAHO”, also known as

Office International des Epizooties (OIE).

Continuing Professional Development (CPD and ECTS)**** is guaranteed by: a faculty whose competence of course masters are recognized worldwide, limited number of participants, modern facilities and Practical Workshops.

WVEPAH Board Members:

Dr. Pierre Cadot
European Association for Veterinary Specialization (EAVS), Luxembourg
Practicing veterinarian, Paris, France

Dr. Dr.h.c. Hans-Joachim Koch
EAVS Luxembourg, Practicing veterinarian, Birkenfeld, Germany

Prof. Dr. Eric Tschirhart
Professor of Physiology, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Marc Vandevelde
EAVS, Luxembourg, Professor in Animal Neurology, University of Berne, Switzerland

WVEPAH contributors associated:

Prof. Jean-Pierre Vaillancourt
WVEPAH Avian branch coordinator, Professor of avian medicine, University of Montréal, Canada

Dr. Robert Gauthier
DVM, WVEPAH Global Scientific Coordinator