Prof. Michael Boevé is specialist in Ophthalmology and Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ECVO; European Board). He is active in teaching, research and patient care. Within the Department of Clinical Sciences of Companiona Animals he is head of the Ophthalmology section of the University Clinic for Companion Animals. Upon request, the Ophthalmology section carries out examinations and treatments in other of the Faculty's clinics, as well as extramurally (zoos). Prof. Boevé is coordinator of Extramural Teaching in Companion Animal Medicine and chairs the Faculty's Master Examinations Board. In 1996, he was appointed guest professor ophthalmology for companion animals and horses at the Hannover University for Veterinary Medicine (Germany).