The project 3D VET is the winner of MSD Animal Health Community Award, price given by MSD Animal Health Italia, under the category "Healthcare in Companion Animal".
The award commission, composed by 3 technicians and 3 istituito members, decided to reward 3D Veterinary Printing "for the ability of innovating the veterinary surgery, both in pre-operative surgical planning and prosthetics builded through the latest production and printing technologies. This project, even if still on a experimental step, is placed on the level of other international experiences, representing a real innovation in veterinary medicine field, and this could enrich the technical experience of veterinary physician.".
We want to thak
- MSD Animal Health Italia, for this great opportunity;
- The department of Diagnostic Imaging of the faculty of Veterinary Medicine, with a special thanks to Prof. A. Volta and Prof G. Gnudi, and all staff of the Veterinary University Teaching Hospital of Parma;
- Dr. F. Barbieri and Dr. G. Mattioli, for the great help in orthopedics application of 3D printing technology;
- The group of Avian Prosthetics: Ciro Cococcetta, Tommaso Collarile, Daniele Troiano ed Emanuele Moggia.
Without these fantastic people, all of this couldn't be done.