Every April BSAVA Congress delivers a cutting edge programme of over 560 lectures and practical sessions in the heart of the UK. The ICC and Arena Birmingham in Birmingham city centre host an impressive four days of development, learning and discussion. Alongside the lectures, over 200 of the industry's finest companies exhibit and the Banquet and V19 evenings promise an amazing social experience. Don't forget that BSAVA members benefit from substantial discounts on the cost of Congress registration. Join us next year from the 4th-7th April 2019!

Congress 2019

4-7 April 2019, Birmingham, UK


The Congress Committees are busy developing the ambitious 2019 programme that will include more than 500 lectures from world-renowned speakers. We can't wait to share the programme preview with you in September, and open online registration in October.

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Present an Abstract at Congress 2019

Inspire your colleagues with an abstract at Congress 2019 showcasing interesting cases, research or new techniques. Applications will open between 17 September to 24 October – read our guide and start preparing today.

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BSAVA Scottish Congress 2018

The 22–23 September will see Scottish Congress return to the world-class conferencing facilities of the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) on the bank of the River Clyde. We hope you can join us for 2 days of CPD and networking in the friendly city of Glasgow. 

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BSAVA Awards

Do you know anyone dedicated to their job?  The prestigious BSAVA Awards are back and recognise outstanding contributions in the small animal veterinary profession.  

The award categories are clinical, teaching, scientific and welfare, covering a range of disciplines including advancement of small animal medicine, small animal surgery, undergraduate teaching, animal welfare and veterinary nursing.  Give your colleague or friend the recognition they deserve and they could be receiving their prize and award at Congress 2019.


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Congress Podcasts

BSAVA members have access to the Congress Podcast archive where you can listen back to the last 5 years worth of lecture recordings. If you missed any particular topics, want to revise a specific subject area or want a flavour of the CPD at Congress, make sure you take a look at this fantastic resource.

Access to the podcasts for non-BSAVA members is also available to purchase by emailing

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