ECVPH AGM & Annual Scientific Conference 2019


Wednesday, October 2, 2019 to Friday, October 4, 2019


John McIntyre Conference Centre
Pollock Halls
18 Holyrood Park Road
UK- Scotland
EH16 5AY
United Kingdom


Registration/Conference Fees:

EARLY bird (until 15. Sept. 2019!): Diplomates € 280,--/Non Diplomates € 320,--/Residents & CM € 150,--
LATE registration (after 15 Sept. - 27. September 2019): Diplomates € 320,--/Non Diplomates € 360,--/Residents & CM € 200,--


Cancellation policy: cancellation of registration will entitle to a full refund (bank costs will be deducted from the registration refund) until 20th September 2019. After 20th September no refund is possible (due to payment commitment to the conference catering service), however a registered person can still apply to the Council for refund. The Council will then decide on an individual basis. Thank you for your kind understanding!


The registration has been closed on 27. September 2019!

We are delighted to welcome you to the ECVPH Scientific Conference and AGM 2019 in Edinburgh that is the perfect occasion to meet colleagues from all around Europe and stay in touch with the College activities. Guests can also enjoy the beautiful City of Edinburgh during their stay especially if extended to the weekend. It is possible to take part to organised Whisky Tours and/or take part to trips to nearby beautiful Scottish cities or to the Highlands.

Please find below the Conference Programme in the focus of “Membership of the European Union – challenges for Veterinary Public Health",  further important information regarding Edinburgh, suggestions for travel and accomodation, the Conference venue and other usefull tips as well as the Call for abstracts and posters.

General information & Programme
Conference Venue & Edinburgh

This Years´s Annual Scientific Conference and Annual General Meeting of the ECVPH which will be held in Edinburgh, 2-4. October 2019, will be organized under the tentative theme “Membership of the European Union – implications on Veterinary Public Health". The Conference aims to feature three parallel workshops (2 hrs) on Thursday 3. October 2019 that are intended to once more provide a forum for researchers, policy makers and practitioners in Veterinary Public Health to discuss and exchange positions on current issues related to the this topic. Workshop attendants will exchange ideas and experience, establish common ground in research areas or practical problems. Out of 6 proposals for Workshops received the by the Diplomates and/or Residents 3 have been selected and included in the Conference program - thanks to all for your kind co-operation!

The Conference will be held at the John McIntyre Conference Centre. This link provides you with directions to the Conference venues and also accommodation options (  in Pollock Hall (ECVPH conference delegates can enjoy a 15% discount on a selection of rooms available at the Masson House Hotel in Pollock Halls if booking on-line through and quote promotion code: EVENT)”.

Accomodation arrangements

Convention Edinburgh has negotiated rates for the ECVPH 2019 and is pleased to offer a free online accommodation booking service to delegates attending this event.
Please note that availability and rates cannot be guaranteed after the published cut-off date, which is 20th August 2019!

To view and book the various accommodation options please click on the link below”.

Credit card details are required to make a booking and confirmation shall be sent to your e-mail address.  Payment should be made directly with the accommodation provider at the time of your stay.