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For Equine Vets Everywhere

Fundamentals of the Skin, Eyes, Medicine & Difficult Moments

21 Jul 2021 09:00 - 17:00

B&W Equine Group,
GL13 9HG


We plan to hold all advertised courses provided they can fully comply with local Covid-19 guidelines. This will mean that a series of protective measures will be put in place; all attendees will be notified of these measures before attending the course.

We would like to reassure you, if we need to cancel or postpone one of our upcoming courses for any reason you will be entitled to a full refund. Please see further information in our terms and conditions below.

people iconWho is the course for?

The course is designed for young vets, it is part of our Fundamentals programme. It would also be suitable for those who want to refresh their knowledge.

book iconAbout the Course

A day discussing the common ophthalmic and dermatologic conditions seen in general practice. Emphasis will be on using history and clinical examination to help determine the best diagnostic approach. Practical sessions will be used to consolidate this approach. We will also discuss those ‘tricky situations’ that come up in equine practice.

thinking iconKey Learning Objectives

• Refresh your knowledge on common ocular and dermatologic disorders
• Confidently be able to perform an ophthalmic and dermatologic examination
• Learn key practical skills in dermatology and ophthalmology
• Refresh common ocular and dermatologic therapeutics
• Understand practical and responsible use of medications.
• Develop tools to help manage difficult situations in practice

click iconPre-course learning

This course has virtual lectures which we expect to be completed prior to arriving at the course to allow the practical day to be focused on practical skills and case discussion.

organiser iconCourse Organiser

  • Imogen Johns BVSc Dip ACVIM FHEA MRCVS

speaker iconCourse Speakers

  • Brian Patterson BVM&S Cert VOphthal MRCVS, Gloucestershire  
  • Alex Wood BVetMed CertAVP(EM) MRCVS, Gloucesterhire 
  • Carolyne Crowe BSc(Hons) BVetMed(Hons) MSc MRCVS Dip Coaching Dip Stress Management and Wellbeing, Gloucestershire 
  • Imogen Johns BVSc Dip ACVIM FHEA MRCVS, Gloucestershire 

price iconCourse Fees

  • BEVA members £260
  • Non members £520

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  • The full course programme will be available here soon.

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Terms & Conditions

Covid-19 Terms and Conditions

  • If you book a place on a 2020 BEVA CPD course and are unable to attend due to any Covid-19 related issue (e.g. as a result of showing symptoms or track and trace restrictions) you will receive a credit for the amount you paid. This credit can be used for any BEVA CPD up until the 31 December 2021. Please contact us as soon as possible if you are unable to attend a course.
  • If you need to cancel your place for a non-Covid-19 related reason our standard terms and conditions will apply.
  • If BEVA are required to cancel or postpone a course for any reason, you can opt to receive a full refund or receive a credit for a future BEVA CPD course (valid until 31 December 2021).

Standard Terms and Conditions

  • A full refund will be made, less a 10% administration charge, if cancellation is more than 6 weeks before the start of the course
  • A refund cannot be guaranteed if cancellation is less than 6 weeks before the start of the course. A refund will be made if BEVA can resell the place, less a 20% administration charge. 
  • Booked places can be transferred to another person free of charge. If the transferee is not a BEVA member he/she will be liable for the difference between the member and non-member rate.
  • All delegates must have appropriate liability and professional indemnity insurance. 
  • Delegates must bring appropriate safety wear (coveralls, hard hats, boots etc) to courses involving practical sessions.
  • BEVA may pass contact details of delegates to the organisers or sponsors of the course unless the delegate has specified otherwise.
  • All delegates self-certify that they are qualified to undertake the procedures being taught, or in training for such a qualification and make the organisers of the course aware of their training status.
  • By registering for this event, you accept the above terms and conditions.