Join us for our monthly virtual presentation facilitated by experts in their field. Our next presentation is scheduled for

Feb 24, 2023Dr Shauna Blois

4:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern)

TOPIC: Diagnostic Tests for Common Immune Mediated Diseases in Small Animals (Resident focus)
Presenters: Dr. Shauna Blois and Dr. Austin Viall

Several diagnostic tests are available for diagnosis of immune mediated hematologic and other diseases in dogs and cats.  This presentation will discuss commonly available immunodiagnostic tests and evaluate their utility in diagnosis of immune mediated diseases. Diagnostic tools including the direct antiglobulin test, antinuclear antibody, and flow cytometry will be evaluated in a case-based approach.

Each monthly presentation is no more than one hour long and covers a variety of topics we believe you will find interesting. Also, all sessions are recorded and made available in our Forums for viewing on-demand by our members at a later time.Dr Austin Viall

Contact Us

44 W King St 1st Fl
Lancaster PA 17603-3809 USA

Connect With Us

© 2023 Veterinary & Comparative Clinical Immunology Society Inc. All rights reserved.
VCCIS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, EIN 85-2054415. Donations are tax-deductible.


Veterinary & Comparative Clinical Immunology Society

Our Vision

The Veterinary and Comparative Clinical Immunology Society (VCCIS) is an exciting global network of people with a passion for the workings of the immune system in health and disease. We are focused on how the immune system may be harnessed for good to treat some of the most debilitating and deadly diseases of the 21st Century. Whether your interest is autoimmunity, allergy, autoinflammation, immunodeficiency, or cancer immunology, we welcome you! We offer unique membership benefits and have a simple vision: A healthier world for pets and people. Our mission is to advance veterinary and comparative clinical immunology through the power of global networking, by means of knowledge creation and knowledge dissemination. Quite simply, we promote best clinical practice by best evidence-based medicine. We hope that you find something of interest to you in the pages of this website and would be delighted to welcome you into the VCCIS family if what you see inspires you to take the next step!

Read more


Network with a vibrant community dedicated to the promotion of veterinary and comparative immunology, from bench top to practice. Join special member functions at international meetings and interact on the member listserv.


Join us at VCCIS-sponsored meetings at major international conferences, and immunology-related continuing education webinars.


Promote your research and engage with other researchers on the VCCIS website. Access peer mentoring programs, including manuscript review for early career researchers.