The AVA Annual Conference is the nation’s premier veterinary event, covering all fields of veterinary science and in 2017 brought together over 920 veterinary professionals and 115 exhibitors.

We hope you will join us for the 2018 AVA Annual Conference in Brisbane, 13-18 May.    
Visit conference.ava.com.au to register.    To download a pdf file of the entire program click here.
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Dr Ted Whittem

University of Melbourne
Professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Dr Whittem is Professor and Chair of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at the University of Melbourne's School of Veterinary Medicine. Since the mid-1990s Dr Whittem has been an active researcher in veterinary clinical pharmacology especially using pharmacokinetics, with a focused interest in the application of novel methods of for description of the pharmacokinetics of animal populations. Recently he has applied this interest in particular to develop a physiologically-based population pharmacokinetic model of the bovine udder for intramammary antibiotics, to help understand the factors that affect both their efficacy and the occurrence of violative drug residues in food.