Darwin gets ready for the Top End's biggest veterinary conference

Media release date: 
Thursday, 15 February 2018

This weekend, veterinarians and veterinary nurses from across the Territory will gather to learn all the latest in veterinary medicine at the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) Northern Territory Conference.

This year there will be a focus on urology and feline medicine with specialists discussing the latest treatments and advancements in these areas.

The two-day conference includes a world-class scientific program covering:

  • Chronic kidney and stone disease
  • Feline constipation and hyperthyroidism
  • Urinary incontinence and urinary tract infections
  • Feline infectious and viral diseases.

Attendance is complimentary for media. Register your interest by contacting Graham Pratt by emailing graham.pratt@ava.com.au or calling 0408 083 530.

AVA President, Dr Paula Parker, will also be attending and available for interviews.

The AVA Northern Territory Conference is being held at the Hilton Darwin, Mitchell Street, Darwin from 17-18 February 2018.


For further information and requests for interviews contact the AVA media office on (02) 9431 5062, 0439 628 898 or media@ava.com.au.

The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) is the only national association representing veterinarians in Australia. Founded in 1921, the AVA today represents 9000 members working in all areas of animal science, health and welfare.

     Privacy Policy  |  Disclaimer  |  Contact us