With polling open between 1 June and 18 July, BVNA members – both full and student – will be to cast their vote for no more than two candidates they wish to see elected.2 mins
Association uses Mental Health Awareness Week to encourage vets to “open up” about well-being and give more support to one another at work.
Emily Richardson, a veterinarian at welfare charity Mayhew, is surprised feline neutering is not a routine activity for most vets, and has been teaching in Portugal.
Jan Stevenson has been head nurse, community nurse and consulting nurse in her time, and is thrilled today's RVNs are "seen as valued members of the team".
Veterinary professionals looking to advance their academic career can apply for two open programmes from the charitable division of the BSAVA.
Northumberland-based veterinary nurse Lauren Bell will spend three weeks on a Thai island to lend her skills to help wild and domestic animals.
VN Futures-themed evening will explore work flexibility from employer perspective and benefits of job sharing, followed by a panel discussion.5 mins
CPD event to teach psychology of client satisfaction, as well as top tips on how to work effectively with other VNs, managers and vets.
As BSAVA Congress 2018 kicks off, delegates celebrate the dedication of 20 recipients – nominated by colleagues – towards veterinary science contributions at the association's opening ceremony.
CPD for vet nurses about supporting pet diabetes management will be hosted by MSD Animal Health and delivered by diabetes nurse specialist Nicola Ackerman.
Series of expert-led streams and talks for vets and veterinary nurses at Northern Ireland conference will focus on dealing with cat and dog skulls.
Convicted RVN stole medication from veterinary group she worked for and forged prescriptions for more ordered to be removed.
Royal College details further advice for vets and veterinary nurses regarding client discussions and responsibility prior to treatments or procedures being carried out.
Speaking at TP Congress 2018, Julie Dugmore, director of veterinary nursing at the RCVS, said the role could provide RVNs with enhanced career opportunities.7 mins
RCVS junior vice-president Amanda Boag and ECC specialist Tobias Grave to host series of CPD events across UK, in partnership with Veterinary Times.
RVN Sue Pell, of North Downs Specialist Referrals in Surrey, will revisit ger previous patient while embarking on a trip to south-east Asia, to help threatened and abused species.
Leadership and innovation, VN Futures, Brexit and Mind Matters will all feature in a packed programme from the royal college in Birmingham.
Inspired by her colleagues, Ellie Tomlinson is undertaking the Certificate of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency Critical Care while continuing to work at The Minster Veterinary Practice.
Registrations are already flying in for the 2018 Oral Care Nurse training course; however, for those interested, but undecided, RVN Chloe Little shares her experience from having completed the course last year.
Petplan to offer chance for RVN to shine by sharing his or her expertise to pet owners via firm’s social media, followed by more than 150,000 people.