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21/02/2018

Conference to Support OV CPD

Alexandra House, Swindon: 19-20 September 2018 As negotiations continue on the future of British farming post-Brexit, details of the 2018 Official Veterinarian (OV) Conference have just been announced.  Themed ‘Controlling Disease Threats at Home and from Abroad’ it will highlight the increasing importance of OVs in safeguarding the UK’s international trade and in protecting human […]

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21/02/2018

New research shows veterinary teams lack self-belief, negatively impacting wellbeing

With the increasing focus on wellbeing, recent research by Engage Coach International demonstrates psychological mindset is key to how those in veterinary practice experience stress. Developing mindset has positive benefits related to wellbeing, retention and practice profitability. Engage analysed 12 practices (518 employees) who were winners or Highly Commended in the 2016 SPVS Wellbeing Award, […]

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21/02/2018

Apply to the Knowledge Awards

RCVS Knowledge has launched the Knowledge Awards for Quality Improvement, encouraging applicants to share their success stories with the profession. The awards are designed to recognise successful implementation of quality improvement (QI), which can reduce avoidable errors, ensure practice is based on the best available evidence and, ultimately, save lives. Individual winners will get free […]

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21/02/2018

Live Streaming for National Equine Forum

This year’s National Equine Forum (NEF), on 8 March 2018, will be accessible to hundreds more people this year thanks to the introduction of free live streaming. In addition, the Forum now has its own new website. Live Streaming is an exciting advance this year. The Forum has teamed up with #HorseHour, the worldwide online […]

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14/02/2018

Ex-jockey joins SPILLERS® Nutrition Team

Former professional flat jockey Charlotte Mitchell has joined the SPILLERS® team as Thoroughbred Nutritionist for the East of the UK. She brings to the company a wealth of knowledge and practical understanding in this important sector of the equine feed market. Charlotte Mitchell Charlotte was a professional flat jockey for 11 years. In the UK […]

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