Since 1967, the Netherlands Association for Companion Animal Medicine (NACAM) has an annual Organised Companion Animal Conference for its members, non-members and veterinarians from abroad. With the passage of time, the conference has grown in popularity and size: the original one-day program has extended to three full days. The number of lectures has Increased to eight simultaneous sessions. Nowadays more than 1000 veterinarians attend this conference annually.
Important private design of the Voorjaarsdagen Conference are to build friendship between veterinarians at a national and international level, to Enhance the quality and availability of veterinary medicine and surgery, and to foster the exchange of scientific information among veterinarians. The presence of our strong scientific backbone, the Department of Clinical Sciences of Companion Animals ans the Department of Equine Sciences at Utrecht University, with its world - renowned scientists, gives us extreme confidence to present the best there is in the field of companion animal medicine and surgery.