Russian Veterinary Association is the only organization in the veterinary industry created as a joint initiative bringing together leading veterinary medicine companies. The mission of RVA is to champion the veterinary profession in Russia and a higher quality of veterinary support services. To this end RVA regularly collaborates with top Russian research institutes such as the All-Russian Institute of Experimental Veterinary Medicine (Moscow), the Federal Centre for Animal Health (Vladimir), Russian Research Institute for Veterinary Medicine at the Federal Centre for Toxicological, Radiological and Biological Safety (Kazan) etc. as well as international organizations like OIE, FAO and the World Veterinary Association.
RVA frequently organizes applied research based events, most importantly the annual International Veterinary Congress (currently in its 9th year) as well as seminars and conferences of federal subject significance in different regions of Russia.