About EVDC

1998 – Inauguration of the European Veterinary Dental College

The European Board of Veterinary Specialisation accepted the application for provisional recognition of the European Veterinary Dental College (EVDC) in April 1998 and the College held its first examinations in Ljubljana, Slovenia, in May that year. The inaugural meeting of the EVDC was held on May 14, 1998, at which stage there were twelve members:

Founding Diplomates:

Karl Zetner
Colin Harvey
Frank Verstraete
Philippe Hennet
Cecilia Gorrel
Peter Fahrenkrug
Fidel San Roman
James Anthony
Loic Legendre

Passed the first examination:

Dea Bonello
David Crossley
Leen Verhaert


2020-           Chris Pearce
2018-2020  Jerzy Gawor
2016-2018  Jens Ruhnau
2014-2016  Philippe Hennet
2012-2014  Cedric Tutt
2010-2012  Philippe Roux
2008-2010 Norman Johnson
2006-2008 Frank Verstraete
2004-2006 Alex Reiter
2002-2004 Leen Verhaert 
2000-2002 Margherita Gracis
1998-2000 Inaugural President Cecilia Gorrel