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The Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences (IVABS) is a world leader in its field. We advance knowledge in animal health and welfare, biosecurity, conservation and sustainable productivity. We work with governments, other universities, international and national organisations and companies to improve animal and human health.
New Zealand's only veterinary degree, accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association, allows our graduates to work in many different countries.
Our research underpins advances in New Zealand’s industry, public health, biosecurity and animal welfare. We work with leading universities and industries worldwide.
We diagnose and treat animals, and provide
consultancy to industry.
The Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences celebrated 50 years of veterinary education in 2013.
Tel +64 6 350 4525
Fax +64 6 350 5636
Head of Institute Professor Paul Kenyon
Dean of Veterinary Sciences Professor Tim Parkinson
Associate Dean of BVSc Dr Jenny Weston
Associate Dean of Animal Sciences
Dr Dave Thomas
Institute of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences
College of Sciences
Private Bag 11 222
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Last updated on Monday 09 November 2015