Federation of Veterinarians of Europe
FVE President and Executive Director meet EFSA General Director to strengthen relations between the two organisations

Walter Winding and Jan Vaarten traveled to Parma, Italy in order to meet the Executive Director of the European Food Safety Authority, Ms Catherine Geslain-Lanéelle last 26 February. The FVE President presented the FVE objectives for the coming months, in particular the 'One Health Concept' and the challenges and opportunities that it arises in relation to veterinary medicine and public health. Dr Winding also highlighted the common goals shared by FVE and EFSA in the fields of animal health, animal welfare and public health and his wish for further cooperation between the two organisations. For more information about this meeting please contact Jan Vaarten at jan@fve.org.