CONGRESS OF THE EUROPEAN COLLEGE OF VETERINARY INTERNAL MEDICINE - COMPANION ANIMALS

Sponsors

The ECVIM-CA Congress gratefully thanks all sponsors for their contribution to the congress If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of the ECVIM-CA congress please contact:

Karin Allenspach
E: kallenspach@rvc.ac.uk

Nicole Luckschander Zeller
Nicole.Luckschander@vetmeduni.ac.at

Ilona Vermeeren
i.vermeeren@pauwelspco.nl 


PLATINUM SPONSORS

ROYAL CANIN

"5-year commitment to the ECVIM-CA congress" 

Royal Canin is known as an innovator in the world of cat and dog nutrition. Developing precise nutritional solutions for the dietary management of many conditions, some examples include:
• Anallergenic – incorporating an extreme feather hydrolysate as its primary protein source. It offers clinicians and their patients extreme refinement in a sustainable product and is of increasing interest in the management of patients with chronic diarrhea
• Fiber Response – to help manage chronic constipation in cats
• Gastro-Intestinal Low Fat in the case of canine pancreatitis
Royal Canin is a long-term partner of EVCIM-CA and is committed to promoting internal medicine amongst young vet. Every year, the company offers free registrations to ECVIM Congress and the lucky winners (allocated per country and on a first-come-first-served basis) are also invited to a pre-congress, Thursday night dinner where they can meet experienced specialists and share their passion for internal medicine.


www.royal-canin.com

 

 

BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health
On January 1st, 2017, Merial became part of the Boehringer Ingelheim group. As the second largest animal health business in the world, Boehringer Ingelheim is committed to making the industry even better at improving animal health. With more than 10,000 employees worldwide, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health has products available in more than 150 markets and a global presence in 99 countries. For more information about Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health, please visit

https://www.boehringer-ingelheim.com/animal-health/animal-health 

Boehringer Ingelheim
Boehringer Ingelheim is one of the world’s 20 leading pharmaceutical companies. Headquartered in Ingelheim, Germany, Boehringer Ingelheim operates presently with a total of some 50,000 employees worldwide. The focus of the family-owned company, founded in 1885, is on researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing new medications of high therapeutic value for human and veterinary medicine. In 2015, Boehringer Ingelheim achieved net sales of about 14.8 billion euros. R&D expenditure corresponds to 20.3 per cent of net sales. For more information, please visit

www.boehringer-ingelheim.com



GOLD SPONSORS


 

HILL’S PET NUTRITION

 

Founded more than 60 years ago by a veterinarian with a unique commitment to pet nutrition and well-being, Hill’s™ is committed to its mission to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets. Hill’s™ produces high quality, great-tasting pet foods owners can trust and give to their canine and feline companions as part of a veterinary health care team recommendation. This ultimately improves patient health and the health of the practice. Now, in addition to the provision of nutritional management, Hill's supports the veterinary profession with continuing professional education, technical support, clinical research grants and business development tools.
The sponsorship of the ECVIM-CA congress secretariat and congress evening represent the Company's commitment to veterinary internal medicine at the highest level throughout Europe. Please come and see us at the Hill’s stand or visit our website for more information.
We wish you a great congress.

 

www.hillsvet.co.uk

 

 

NESTLE PURINA

Nestlé Purina is a world leading Petfood Company with a dedicated research network around the world (Europe, US and Asia) where veterinarians, nutritionists and other scientists work together to develop and analyse new concepts in carefully designed feeding studies. Molecular nutrition and genetics, the benefits of controlled caloric intake and studies on diabetes mellitus, obesity, renal health, aging, adverse food reactions and intestinal health are examples of some of our research areas. Our scientists collaborate with prestigious universities, veterinary schools and vet clinics around the world to validate product performance.
Our range of PRO PLAN products deliver specialized nutrition for all cats and dogs and sustain optimal health. Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets provides a concise, effective and comprehensive range of clinical diets to meet the special needs of dogs and cats with specific clinical conditions. We are proud to support ECVIM as it provides you with the latest scientific news you deserve. We will be pleased to welcome you on our booth. Enjoy this congress!

www.nestlepurina.com

 

              

MSD ANIMAL HEALTH

MSD Animal HealthToday's Merck is a global healthcare leader working to help the world be well. MSD Animal Health, known as Merck Animal Health in the United States and Canada, is the global animal health business unit of Merck. MSD Animal Health offers veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments one of the widest ranges of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services. MSD Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals. It invests extensively in dynamic and comprehensive R&D resources and a modern, global supply chain. MSD Animal Health is present in more than 50 countries, while its products are available in some 150 markets. 
For more information, visit

www.msd-animal-health.com

 



SILVER SPONSORS

 

BAYER ANIMAL HEALTH

Bayer Animal Health GmbH is one of the leading global suppliers of veterinary products. Bayer Animal Health GmbH produces and distributes about 100 different products for food animals and companion animals. Products and applications are developed in Monheim (Germany) and manufactured in various countries throughout the world.The main brands for companion animals include antiparasiticides such as Advantage, Advantix, Advocate, Drontal, Profender,  Drontal, Profender and Seresto and anti-infectives such as Baytril and Veraflox.

http://animalhealth.bayer.com/ 

 

DECHRA VETERINARY PRODUCTS 

A business unit of Dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC, Dechra Veterinary Products specialises in the sales, marketing and technical support of Dechra's branded veterinary products to the veterinary profession in Europe.We operate in twelve European countries: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the UK as well as in the US.  In addition we work with partners to distribute our products in over 40 key markets throughout the world.Our key areas of expertise span endocrinology, dermatology, cardiology, water soluble powder products and injectable antibiotics, anaesthetics and analgesics, equine medicine and diet and nutrition. Our major products include:
• Vetoryl® Capsules, for the treatment of canine hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's syndrome)
• Dermatology brands Canaural®, Fuciderm® Gel and Malaseb® Shampoo
• Felimazole® Tablets, for treating feline hyperthyroidism
• Added value pharmaceuticals - Cardisure® and Forthyron®, for treating canine congestive heart disease and hypothyroidism respectively|
• Cyclopspray® an antibiotic spray for treating claw / hoof problems like Mortallaro’s disease in cattle and superficial wounds
• Soludox 50% and Octacillin® for treating respiratory and enteric disease in pigs and poultry
• Equipalazone®, the anti-inflammatory and analgesic for equine musculoskeletal disorders
• SPECIFICTM, a complete, vet exclusive premium diet range that provides precise nutritional solutions throughout the lives of cats and dogs.

www.dechra.com

 

IDEXX LABORATORIES

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. is a leader in pet healthcare innovation, serving practicing veterinarians around the world with a broad range of diagnostic and information technology-based products and services. IDEXX products enhance the ability of veterinarians to provide advanced medical care, improve staff efficiency and build more economically successful practices. IDEXX is also a worldwide leader in providing diagnostic tests and information for livestock and poultry and tests for the quality and safety of water and milk. Headquartered in Maine, IDEXX Laboratories employs more than 7,000 people and offers products to customers in over 175 countries.

www.idexx.com

 

 

ZOETIS

Zoetis, formerly Pfizer Animal Health, is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we have become a world leader in discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of veterinary vaccines and medicines.
Our name, Zoetis (zō-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for farm and companion animals on which we all depend.
We are a global leader in delivering quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetics tests and supported by a range of services.
We have a diversified portfolio, supporting our customers with products, services and solutions across 8 core animal species -- farm animals (cattle, pigs, poultry, sheep), fish and companion animals (dogs, cats, and horses) – with more than 300 product lines spanning 5 categories: vaccines, parasiticides, anti-infectives, medicated feed additives, and other pharmaceuticals such as medicines for the treatment of pain.
Our companion animal portfolio of innovative therapeutic agents includes well known brands such as Cerenia®, Rimadyl®, Trocoxil®, Convenia® and Palladia®

www.zoetis.com



BRONZE SPONSORS


BSAVA

The British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) exists to promote excellence in small animal practice through education and science. Organisers of the largest annual small animal congress, producers of quality CPD, and publishers of highly respected veterinary manuals; BSAVA provides practical and relevant resources to its vet and VN members.

www.bsava.com

 

 

 

CEVA

Ceva Animal Health is a global animal health company focused on the research, development, production and marketing of pharmaceutical products and vaccines for companion animals, livestock, swine and poultry. Although Ceva has grown to become a global company, we have managed to retain the spirit of a small to medium-sized enterprise. We owe our existence to the farmers, pet owners and veterinarians who support us. As a result, we are dedicated to providing them with the best possible products and services. The bond between humans and animals forms an essential part of life. We believe it should be embraced and reflected in science as well. We aim to provide products and services that not only protect and improve the lives of animals, but ultimately the well-being of every person in our global community. 

www.ceva.com

 

 

 

LEROY Biotech

LEROY biotech is the world leader in high-voltage generators delivering bipolar long pulses (ms). Our generators are used by nutraceutical and pharmaceutical laboratories for the electroextraction of molecules with high value added.We are proud today to be a member of COST EP4Bio2Med network bringing together researchers from all around the world working on electroporation.Our machines are now used in over 20 different countries. By the way, LEROY biotech is the world leader in high-voltage generators for the treatment of skin tumors by electrochemotherapy. Today ELECTROvet is used the vast majority of veterinary clinics worldwide practicing electrochemotherapy. Hundreds of animals are treated every day with our devices. 

www.leroybiotech.com



 

   

 

Pharmacross Co. Ltd

“Raising Standards”
At Pharmacross all our actions are intended to raise standards of supports to veterinarians for improving health conditions of pets.
At Pharmacross we develop products firmly based on previously published data and referred to Evidence Based Veterinary Medicine. No other recommendations out of EBVM principles will be issued.
Pharmacross deep technical and scientific know-how is today applied to Nephrology, Dermatology, Cardiovascular and Orthopedic Areas.

www.pharmacross.biz



  

 

SPECTRUM BRANDS

On January 1st 2015 Spectrum Brands acquired the established brands Eukanuba Veterinary Diets, Eukanuba and Iams. Eukanuba Veterinary Diets provide a concise range of both dog and cat products that can help nutritionally support the management of a diverse range of conditions.

The link to the web site is 

http://www.eukanuba.co.uk/products 

 

INFINITI MEDICAL

With a presence in five continents and twenty-three countries, Infiniti Medical is the largest producer and distributor of veterinary stents and image guided devices worldwide. Proprietary products include our Vet Stent® line of stents, Amplatz Canine Duct Occluder, catheters, Vet Balloons, sheaths, guidewires, and more.

www.infinitimedical.com

 

   

S+BmedVet GmbH

S+BmedVET is specialised in developing, producing and distributing innovative state of the art technology specifically designed for animals. HDO(R) (High Definition Oscillometry), the first non-invasive GOLD STANDARD blood pressure technology (Martel et al 2013) sets a new dimension in cardio-vascular, renal and endocrine diagnosis. This computer based technology allows not only for highest accuracy and reliability but additionally for pulse wave analysis (PWA) to gain information on Stroke Volume Variance, Systemic Vascular Resistance, Rhythm and hemodynamic impact of Arrhythmia. It is the only unit working with 32 bit high speed processor technology , overcoming limitations , other blood pressure technologies always had and still have.

http://www.submedvet.com/

 

 

KARL STORZ GmbH & Co. KG

KARL STORZ is a renowned manufacturer that is well established in all fields of endoscopy. The still family held company has grown to one with a worldwide presence and 6400 employees. KARL STORZ offers a range of both rigid and flexible endoscopes for a broad variety of applications.

www.karlstorz.com 

 

 

VETOQUINOL

Vetoquinol is the 9th largest veterinary pharmaceutical company in the world, independent, family-owned. For more than 80 years, Vetoquinol develops, manufactures and markets veterinary medicines and non-medicinal products with a permanent desire to innovate and be close to its clients.

www.vetoquinol.com

 

 

Virbac

A laboratory that has always been dedicated to animal health
Founded in 1968 by a French veterinarian, Virbac is an independent pharmaceutical laboratory dedicated to animal health, since its beginning. Currently the world’s 7th largest animal health company, Virbac sells products in more than 100 countries, offering a comprehensive and practical range of products and services covering the majority of species and pathologies. Virbac innovation, based on both technological advances and listening to its customers, relies on reactive production facilities which meet the highest international quality standards. For nearly fifty years, these features have allowed the company to build a personalized relationship with veterinarians and farmers around the world. Through this privileged partnership, in which social, health and environmental issues come together, Virbac contributes, day after day, to shape the future of animal health.

www.virbac.com