IVIS2023 Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist (DVI) Award

Joan Lunney - WikipediaIt is our great pleasure to announce that Dr Joan Lunney has been awarded the Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist (DVI) Award, supported by Zoetis and selected by the IUIS Veterinary Immunology Committee (VIC). The selection committee was chaired by Prof. Paul Wood.

In 2023, Dr Joan Lunney is the 10th recipient of this award.


  • 13th IVIS 2023   Dr Joan Lunney
  • 12th IVIS 2019   Professor Paul Wood
  • 11th IVIS 2016   Professor Serge Muyldermans
  • 10th IVIS 2013   Professor Cynthia Baldwin
  • 9th IVIS 2010      Professor Doug Antczak
  • 8th IVIS 2007      Dr John Butler 
  • 7th IVIS 2004      Professor Wendy Brown 
  • 6th IVIS 2001      Dr Travis McGuire 
  • 5th IVIS 1998      Dr Alan Husband
  • 4th IVIS 1995      Dr Richard Binns

Dr Joan Lunney will receive the award in person at IVIS2023 in South Africa (Nov.17-21, 2023).

We invite you to attend IVIS2023 and have the opportunity to meet Dr Joan Lunney and listen to the inspiring talk she will give.

We warmly congratulate Joan for receiving this award and are looking forward to meeting you at IVIS2023.