Vicki Nicholls, part of the University of Liverpool’s Veterinary Postgraduate Unit, has been appointed as President of the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) for 2016/17. She takes over the role from Mark Bowen at the end of BEVA Congress 7-10 September 2016. Jonathan Pycock becomes President Elect.
Four outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to equine health and welfare were presented with some of the industry’s most important awards at BEVA Congress on Thursday 8 September 2016.
On 26 July the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) held the first meeting of their Brexit Presidential Taskforce. The Taskforce was established following the EU referendum result on 24 June, with the central purpose of putting the profession in charge of its future by maximising the opportunities and minimising the risks of Brexit.