The primary objectives of the ECVAA are to advance the study, research into and practice of veterinary anaesthesia, analgesia and intensive care in Europe and to increase the competence of those who practice in this field by
- Establishing guidelines for post-graduate education
- Examining veterinarians as specialists in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia
- Encouraging reseach and other contributions to knowledge of all aspects of anaesthesia, analgesia and intensive care
- Developing and supervising continuing educational programmes in veterinary anaesthesia, analgesia and intensive care.