Research Expertise at AVC

The Atlantic Veterinary College is a leading research institute known around the world for its world class researchers and highly collaborative spirit. Driven by the desire to make a difference in our communities, AVC researchers are making significant contributions to advancing scientific knowledge.

Home to the Canada Excellence Research Chair in Aquatic Epidemiology, AVC’s research represents an exciting intersection of animal health, human health, the environment and public health. We are a cornerstone of Prince Edward Island’s thriving bioscience industry that has developed an impressive concentration of global research strengths at our doorstep. 

We are known around the world for our expertise in:

  • aquatic animal health
  • veterinary epidemiology
  • biomedical research
  • animal health and welfare
  • comparative biomedical sciences
  • infectious disease
  • public health

AVC Centres of Research Expertise