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Argentina At Full Gallop

The 8th Congress of the World Equine Veterinary Association will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina jointly with the 2nd National Turf Congress. The Equine activity is expanding itself by the promotion of scientific, cultural, social and sports events.

The 8th Congress of the World Equine Veterinary Association will be held from October 15th through the 17th at the Sheraton Buenos Aires Hotel & Convention Center, where the latest advances on clinical veterinary, surgery and reproduction will be analyzed.

"This meeting aims at approximately 700 participants and 50 commercial exhibitors from different countries in the world", said Dr. Mario López Oliva, Congress´ President and Chairman of the Argentine Equine Veterinary Association, host organizer of this international meeting.

The main issues of this large scientific program, all of them being the latest findings and breakthroughs in each specialty, are: "Infectious Diseases", "Parasitology", "Soft Tissue Surgery", "Neonatology", Orthopedics", "Diagnosis by Imaging", "Sports Medicine", "Well-being and Deportment", and "Internal Medicine" and "Reproduction".
In the attach docuement is the preliminar programm.

At the same time and in the same venue, The Argentine Union of Owners of Pure-blood Race Horses (UPAC), will be holding, during the 15th and 16th October, the 2nd National Turf Congress.

With the performance of the above mentioned activities, during October next, Argentina will become the world capital of the Equine Activity.

For further information, please contact Congresos Internacionales - Phone: +54 11/4382-5772
E-mail: weva2003@


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