The history and future direction of veterinary education will be discussed by two guest speakers at this year’s RCVS Day on Friday July 1, when the college’s annual meeting and awards presentation will be held.
The history and future direction of veterinary education will be discussed by two guest speakers at this year’s RCVS Day.
All RCVS members and listed/registered veterinary nurses are invited to attend RCVS Day – the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons‘ annual meeting and awards presentation – on Friday July 1 at One Great George Street, London.
The AGM will be followed by a celebration of veterinary and veterinary nursing achievements, when Soraya Shirazi-Beechey will receive an honorary associateship and James Kirkwood and Des Thompson will accept their honorary fellowships.
A new award to mark the 50th anniversary of veterinary nursing will also be presented, as well as a Lifetime Contribution Award from the RCVS Charitable Trust.
In his last official engagement as president, Peter Jinman will review his year before welcoming new council and VN council members, and Jerry Davies to the role of President.
To celebrate Vet2011, there will be two guest speakers this year – Christophe Buhot, DVM and Gary England, FRCVS, who will give a talk about the history and future direction of veterinary education.
- Tickets are free but allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact Fiona Harcourt on email@example.com or telephone 020 7202 0773.