June 2018

Modular programme will see presenters with specialist knowledge deliver a range of learning objectives at The Pets'n'Vets Family network in Glasgow.

4 mins

Association’s free online CPD resource has more than 300 subjects available following addition of dentistry, exotics and surgery.

4 mins

Delegates at this year’s event are invited to book a place at a supplementary “pre-congress” day (15 June), featuring a wide range of communication workshops.

4 mins

Independent Vetcare ran a successful pilot Overseas Nurse Programme in April with three nurses, the next intake of “probably a dozen” nurses will be in August.

7 mins

May 2018

Stacey Blease will be in charge of shaping the learning and development of veterinary nurses following her appointment to the newly created position.

3 mins

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.

6 mins

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.

7 mins

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".

5 mins

Veterinary professionals looking to advance their academic career can apply for two open programmes from the charitable division of the BSAVA.

5 mins

Northumberland-based veterinary nurse Lauren Bell will spend three weeks on a Thai island to lend her skills to help wild and domestic animals.

5 mins

April 2018

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.

3 mins

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.

3 mins

CPD for vet nurses about supporting pet diabetes management will be hosted by MSD Animal Health and delivered by diabetes nurse specialist Nicola Ackerman.

2 mins

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.

5 mins

Convicted RVN stole medication from veterinary group she worked for and forged prescriptions for more ordered to be removed.

8 mins

Royal College details further advice for vets and veterinary nurses regarding client discussions and responsibility prior to treatments or procedures being carried out.

7 mins

March 2018

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.

4 mins