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Presentations of Desenzano Del Garda meeting now available

The presentations of the Interdisciplinary Seminar on the Canine Leishmaniasis held in Desenzano Del Garda, Italy on October the 13th, 2019 are now available in the download section. The list of available presentations in Italian language as pdf files are:

  • Gradoni Luigi – Anti-Leishmaniasis vaccines e Public Health: are they new weapons in the hands of the veterinarian?
  • Roura Xavier– Canine Leishmaniasis treatment: the old and the new in comparison.
  • D’Anna Nunzio – Leishmaniasis and the eye: why is important the ophthalmology assessment
  • Benali Silvia – Canine Leishmaniasis: when the problem “moves” to the pathologist
  • Lubas George – Blood and urinary evaluation in canine leishmaniasis.
  • About 50 practitioners attended the meeting with an interesting interactive discussion.

The event has been sponsored by ECUPHAR, ATI Pets e MYLAV laboratory La Vallonea and with the patronage of Local Veterinary Board of the Mantova, Bergamo and Cremona provinces.


The webinars recording presented by Prof. Zatelli (When the canine leishmaniasis prevention improve the renal function) and by Prof. Lubas (From the clinical case to the diagnosis of leishmaniasis in the dog) are available on the Ecuphar company website ( subjected to the website registration. Have a good view and continuing education.

From today in order to download the contents available on this website (Download: Publication and scientific material) the registration of the guest is necessary.

From the clinical case to the diagnosis of leishmaniasis in the dog

Prof. George Lubas, chairman of the CLWG, will held the day June 22nd starting from 1:30 pm a web seminar on Zoom platform on the SCIVAC-EV web site whose title is “From the clinical case to the diagnosis of leishmaniasis in the dog”. This on-line event is part of the continuing education plan of the Ecuphar firm that support all the scientific activities of the Canine Leishmaniasis Working Group.

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, Dr. Andrea Zatelli, Dr. Eric Zini

Nephrology and Leishmaniasis: Dr. Andrea Zatelli, Dr. Xavier Roura, Prof. Michael Day, Prof. Oscar Cordellas, Dr. Silvia Benali.

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