Committees of College

Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law (AWSEL) Sub-Speciality Sub-Committees

AWSEL Executive Group

• Paul Roger (Chair)
• Aurelie Thomas
• Paolo Dalla Villa
• Peter Thornton

For enquiries about examinations, please contact Aurelie Thomas at

For enquiries about credentials and recertification, please contact Peter Thornton at

For enquiries about education, please contact Paolo Dalla Villa at

Re-certification and Credentialing sub-Committee:

• Peter Thornton (Chair)
• Anne Fawcett (Vice-Chair)
• Peter Fordyce
• Laura Hanninen
• Evangelia Sossidou

Education sub-Committee:

• Paolo Dalla Villa (Chair)
• Manuel Magalhães Sant’Ana (Vice -Chair)
• David Bailey

Examination sub-Committee:

  • Aurélie Thomas (Chair)
  • Hen Honig
  • Jose Peralta
  • Eleonora Nannoni

Behavioural Medicine (BM) Sub-Speciality Sub-Committees

BM Executive Group:

• Tiny de Keuster (Chair)
• Ludovica Pierantoni
• Sarah Heath
• Helen Zulch

Credentialing and Re-certification sub-Committee:

• Sarah Heath (Chair)
• Theresa DePorter (Vice-Chair)
• Patrick Pageat
• Christos Karigiannis
• Angelo Gazzano
• Jorge Palacio

Education and Residency sub-Committee:

• Helen Zulch (Chair)
• Ángela González Martínez (Vice-Chair)
• Marta Amat
• Gerard Muller
• Sylvia García-Belenguer

Examination sub-Committee:

• Ludovica Pierantoni (Chair)
• Carlo Siracusa (Vice-Chair)
• Chiara Passalacqua
• Machteld van Dierendonck
• Nadja Affenzeller
• Simona Normando