The Australasian Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging was created to promote knowledge, understanding and the use of diagnostic imaging by practicing veterinarians.

    • Do you want to improve your ability to take and interpret radiographs?
    • Are you keen to keep up to date with latest developments in imaging as they relate to veterinary practice?
    • Planning to sit Membership examinations in Radiology, Medicine or Surgery?
    • How do you get  more access to vets with expertise in imaging?

Membership of AAVDI is open to anyone interested in diagnostic imaging. Membership is included with the registration fee for the annual conference.



Periportal oedema in a dog with pericardial effusion and hepatic vein distension



 Can you find the sink plug in the descending colon?





AAVDI combined ANZCVS (Radiology Chapter) Congress 2020

‘Advanced Thoracic Imaging and Respiratory Medicine’.

AAVDI and the Radiology Chapter of the ANZCVS are very excited to announce our combined educational forum for 2020 to be held Wednesday the 8th of July at The Star Gold Coast, QLD, Australia.

Our speakers include Dr Lynelle Johnson and Dr Rachel Pollard, both esteemed faculty at the University of California, Davis.

Lynelle is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and is a Professor in the Department of Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of California, Davis. Her primary research and clinical interest areas include cardiorespiratory physiology, medicine and pathophysiology. Lynelle is a world-renowned expert in the field of veterinary respiratory medicine.

Rachel is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Radiology and is a Professor of Surgical and Radiological Sciences at the University of California, Davis. Rachel is renowned for her publications and research involving dynamic fluoroscopic evaluation of the upper gastrointestinal and respiratory tract.

Please join us for an exciting day of updates in Advanced Thoracic Imaging and Respiratory Medicine.

Please find the educational program under the Conferences Tab.

AAVDI would like to sincerely thank our Platinum Sponsor Antech Imaging Services and our Gold Sponsor VetCT for their generous support of this upcoming event.


Antech Imaging Services

Registrations open April 1st, 2020




AAVDI is proud to announce we have an interactive and educational Facebook page which is open only to members of the organisation.  Please contact us if you are a member of AAVDI and you would like to join and participate in the Facebook page.

Please contact Sarah Davies at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are a member of AAVDI and would like access to the AAVDI webpage.



Robert Nicoll has agreed to serve as one of the editors for the journal of the American College of Veterinary Radiology as a representative member of AAVDI.



The 2020 ACVR Annual Scientific Meeting will be held October 21-24 at the Silver Legacy Hotel, Reno NV. The EAVDI Meeting will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland from 16-19th of September, 2020.




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