Approved Residency Training Programs

The following are the current residency training programs approved by the European College of Zoological Medicine for examination to become a European Recognised Specialist

Avian Specialty

star Louisiana State University, School of Veterinary Medicine, Dept VCS , Baton Rouge, United States
Supervisor: Thomas N Tully,  DVM, MSc, Diplomate ABVP-avian
Current resident(s):
star Vets Now Referrals , Swindon, United Kingdom
Supervisor: Tom Dutton,  MRCVS
Current resident(s): Ashton HollWarth
Sara Jones
star Unversität Leipzig, Institute for Avian and Reptilian Diseases , Leipzig, Germany
Supervisor: Maria Krautwald-Junghanns,  Prof, Dr med vet
Current resident(s): Cornelia Konicek
star Clinic for Zoo Animals, Exotic Pets + Wildlife, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zürich , Zürich, Switzerland
Supervisor: Jean-Michel Hatt,  Prof. PhD Dr med vet. MSc, Dipl ACZM
Current resident(s): Maria Luisa Velasco Gallego
star Health Sciences Centre, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph , Guelph, Canada
Supervisor: Hugues Beaufrère,  Dr.Med.Vet.
Current resident(s):
star Division of Zoological Medicine, Utrecht University , Utrecht, Netherlands
Supervisor: Nico J. Schoemaker DVM, PhD, Diplomate ABVP-avian
Current resident(s):
star Centre Hospitalier Vétérinaire Frégis , Arcueil, France
Supervisor: Minh Huynh
Current resident(s): Graham Zoller
Thomas Coutant

Herpetology Specialty

star Clinica per Animali Esotici , Roma, Italy
Director: Paolo Selleri,  DMV, PhD, SPACS
Current resident(s): Lucia Victoria Bel
star Clinique Veterinaire du Village d’Auteuil , Paris, France
Director: Lionel Schilliger,  DVM, Dip. ABVP (Reptile and Amphibian Practice)
Supervisor: Lionel Schilliger DVM, Dip. ABVP (Reptile and Amphibian Practice)
Current resident(s): Clément Paillusseau
Frédéric Gandar
star Hospital Clinic Veterinari. Departament de Medicina i Cirurgia Animals. Facultat de Veterinària. , Bellaterra, Spain
Director: Jaime Martorell,  DVM, PhD
Supervisor: Albert Martinez-Silvestre DVM, MSc
Current resident(s): Adrián Melero Jurado
star Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University , Merelbeke, Belgium
Director: Tom Hellebuyck,  DVM, PhD
Current resident(s): Jules Simard
star Louisiana State University, School of Veterinary Medicine, Dept VCS, Baton Rouge, United States
Director: Javier Nevarez,  DVM, PhD
Current resident(s): Anke Stöhr
star Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Director: Kevin Eatwell,  DVM, PhD
Current resident(s): Martyn  Lewis
star Clinica Veterinaria Modena sud, Piazza del tintori, Modena, Italy
Director: Giordano Nardini,  DVM, PhD
Current resident(s):
star Royal Veterinary College, Royal College Street, London, United Kingdom
Director: Joanna Hedley,  DVM, PhD
Current resident(s): Jack MacHale

Small Mammal Specialty

star Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, The University of Edinburgh , Midlothian, United Kingdom
Director: Kevin Eatwell,  BVSc (hons) DZooMed (Reptilian) MRCVS
Current resident(s): Jenna Richardson
star Hospital Clinic Veterinari. Departament de Medicina i Cirurgia Animals. Facultat de Veterinària. , Bellaterra, Spain
Director: Jaime Martorell,  DVM, PhD
Current resident(s): Sara Dias
star Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Division of Zoological Medicine, Utrecht University , Utrecht, Netherlands
Director: J.T. Lumeij,  DVM, PhD.
Current resident(s):
star École Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort , Maisons-Alfort Cede, France
Director: Thomas Michael Donnelly,  BVSc, DipVP, DipACLAM, DipABVP(ECM)
Current resident(s): Laetitia Volait
Isabelle Desprez
star Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liège , Liège, Belgium
Director: Didier Marlier,  DVM, PhD
Current resident(s): Helene Deflers
star Centre Hospitalier Vétérinaire Frégis , Arcueil, France
Director: Minh Huynh,
Supervisor: Minh Huynh
Current resident(s): Lucile  Chassang

Wildlife Population Health Specialty

star Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University. Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases. Division of Poultry, Exotic Animals and Laboratory Animals , Merelbeke, Belgium
Director: An Martel,  DVM, MSc, PhD
current resident(s): Lieze Rouffaer
star Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London , London, United Kingdom
Director: Andrew Cunningham,  Dr.
current resident(s): Helle Bernstorf Hydeskov
James Hassell
star Institute for Terrestrial and Aquatic Wildlife Research; University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover , Hannover, Germany
Director: Ursula Siebert,  Prof. Dr.
current resident(s): Anja Reckendorf
star Clinic for Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians and Fish, Justus-Liebig- University Giessen , Giessen, Germany
Director: Michael, W. Lierz,  Prof. DrMedVet, MRCVS
current resident(s): Dominik Fischer
Luisa  Ziegler
star Department of Veterinary Economics and Epidemiology, Veterinary Faculty University of Zagreb , Zagreb, Croatia
Director: Dean Konjevic,  DVM, PhD, Assist. Prof.
current resident(s): Maja Lukač
star Centre for Fish and Wildlife Health (FIWI); Institute for Animal Pathology, Vetsuisse Faculty Bern , Bern, Switzerland
Director: Marie-Pierre Ryser-Degiorgis,  Dr. Med. Vet.
current resident(s): Giuseppina  Gelormini

Zoo Health Management Specialty

star Copenhagen Zoo , Frederiksberg, Denmark
Director: Mads F. Bertelsen,  DVM, DVSc, Dipl. ACZM
Current resident(s): Eva Maria Greunz
star Royal Zoological Society of Scotland, Edinburgh Zoo , Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Director: Simon J Girling,  BVMS(Hons) DZooMed CBiol FRSB MRCVS, RCVS Recognis
Current resident(s): Adam Naylor
Georgina Cole
star Lincoln Park Zoo , Chicago, United States
Director: Kathryn C. Gamble,  DVM, MS, Dipl ACZM
Current resident(s): Jessica  Lovstad
star Zoological Society of London , London, United Kingdom
Director: Edmund Flach,  MA, VetMB, MSc, DZooMed, MRCVS
Current resident(s): Stephanie  Jayson
star Animal Health Centre, Chester Zoo , Chester CH2 1LH, United Kingdom
Director: Steve John Unwin,  BSc, BVSc, MRCVS
Current resident(s): Ian Ashpole
star Toronto Zoo , Scarborough, Canada
Director: Christopher Dutton,  BSc, BVSc, MSc, Dipl. ACZM
Current resident(s): Ellie Milnes