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Group Delegates

Composizione G.s.l.c.

Members of CLWG at the meeting of Rome, Italy, February 21st, 2020 (from right to left) Dr. Gradoni L., Dr. Zini E., Dr. Maroli M., Dr. Roura X., Prof. Paltrinieri S., Dr. D’Anna N., Prof. Zatelli A., and Prof. Lubas G. In the picture Dr. Fondati A. is missing.

The C.L.W.G. members from January 2018 are:

  • Chairman (Prof. George Lubas, Dipl ECVIM-CA, Università di Pisa, I)
  • Past-Chairman (Dr. Andrea Zatelli, Medical Consultancy Services, Malta, M)
  • Clinical pathology (Prof. Saverio Paltrinieri, Dipl ECVCP, Università di Milano, I)
  • Internal medicine (Dr. Xavier Roura, Dipl ECVIM-CA, Università di Barcellona, E)
  • Nephrology (Dr. Eric Zini, Dipl ECVIM-CA, Università di Zurigo, CH)
  • Epidemiology (Dr. Michele Maroli, ex at Istituto Superiore Sanità, Roma, I)
  • Dermatology (Dr. Alessandra Fondati, Dipl ECVD, private practitioner, Roma, I)
  • Parasitology (Dr.Luigi Gradoni, Istituto Superiore Sanità Roma, I)
  • Ophthalmology (Dr. Nunzio D’Anna, private practitioner, Roma, I)

Dr. Paola Bianchi is the reference person representing Ecuphar Italy, Milan (I), assisted by Dr. Federica Romanelli.

Past members of C.L.W.G.:

Prof. Massimo Castagnaro, Dipl ECVP, Università di Padova, I

Dott. Laia Solano-Gallego, DV, PhD, Dipl of ECVCP, Barcellona, E

Dott. Alberto Crotti, private practitioner, Genova, I

Prof. Gaetano Oliva, Università di Napoli, I.

Group Delegates

The founding members of the Scientific Cultural Association CLWG at February 14th 2018: (from right to left) Dr. Zatelli A., Dr. Xavi R., Prof. Paltrinieri S., Dr. Fondati A., Dr. Maroli M., Dr. Zini E., Prof. Lubas G., Dr. Gradoni L.

CLWG News

Third appointment of live Webinar on canine leishmaniosis 2021

The third edition of live webinar on canine leishmaniosis in this year will be presented by Dr. Silvia Benali and Dr. Xavier Roura. It will be held on September 8th, 2021, starting from 1.30 pm for about an hour, plus some time for questions. This free access webinar is organized in cooperation with Ecuphar and with the weekly journal “La Settimana Veterinaria”.

Second Live Webinar on the Canine Leishmaniosis of 2021

The second Live Webinar on Canine Leishmaniasis (CanL) of 2021 will be held by Dr. Alessandra Fondati on June 10th, beginning at 1.30 pm for about 40 minutes plus some time for the questions from the attendees. This free access Webinar is organized with the cooperation of Ecuphar and Point Veterinaire Italie. Dr. Fondati will present the diagnostic challenges in dermatology, when CanL could be the probable cause of skin problems in the dog.

First Live Webinar on the Canine Leishmaniosis of 2021

The first Live Webinar on Canine Leishmaniosis of 2021, free access, that will be held March 10th, 2021, starting from 1:30 pm, organized with the support of Ecuphar and Point Veterinaire Italie, will present some typical clinical and clinicopathological signs of canine leishmaniosis focusing also to the ophthalmological features thanks to the participation of a diplomate in this field.

In order to streamline the study above different features of canine leishmaniasis the following three subgroups have been established:

Management and implementation of studies and protocols on canine leishmaniasis: Dr. Michele Maroli (coordinator), Dr. Nunzio D’Anna, Dr. Luigi Gradoni, Dr. Alessandra Fondati, Prof. George Lubas, Prof. Saverio Paltrinieri, Dr. Xavier Roura, Prof. Andrea Zatelli, Dr. Eric Zini

Nephrology and Leishmaniasis: Prof. Andrea Zatelli, Dr. Xavier Roura, Prof. Oscar Cortadellas, Dr. Silvia Benali.

CLWG management and promotion: Prof. George Lubas (coordinator), Dr. Paola Bianchi.