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From the monthly archives: November 2011

We are pleased to present below all posts archived in 'November 2011'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

Epidemiological update: end of West Nile virus transmission season in Europe

Since 27th October no new cases have been reported in Europe

Four New BHA Detection Times Announced

Four New BHA Detection Times Announced

BEVA Emergency Treatment Form

Defra have finally agreed to support the use of the new form

Proposed scheme to raise standards in the horse trade

The Equine Disease Coalition is proposing a 'Voluntary Equine Animals Trading Scheme' (VEATS)

One world theme will brings scientists together on antimicrobial resistance

A one day antimicrobial resistance (AMR) symposium is announced for March 2012

RCVS calls for comments on new draft Performance Protocol

  The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) is calling for comment on a draft Performance Protocol, which aims to manage proportionately any justified concerns about the professional performance of veterinary surgeons and registered veterinary nurses (RVNs).   The RCVS's Preliminary Investigation and Advisory Committees have been working together to develop a new protocol setting out the way in which the College will respond to ongoing performance-related concerns. There is an expectation that veterinary surgeons and RVNs are already regularly reviewing their clinical work in the workplace. This will be reinforced by the new principles-based Code of Professional Conduct, currently being finalised, which is likely to require clinical governance to be part of professional practice for veterinary surgeons and RVNs.   The draft protocol is intended to formalise and build on the way the RCVS already manages ongoing serious performance-related concerns. It introduces new measures, including supervision and un ...

LitoVet Scientific Achievement Award Winner Announced

Dr Peter Clegg, associate editor of EVJ wins the inaugural LitoVet Scientific Achievement Award at the AHT Equestrian awards

BEVA Council member wins AHT/PetPlan Equestrian Vet of the Year

Congratulations to Chris Pearce

Indian Animal Charity Seeks Veterinary Volunteers

Help in Suffering (HIS) champions the welfare of animals in Jaipur

British Horseracing Authority publishes the results of a Review into safety and welfare of the Grand National and Grand National course

BHA review of safety in the Grand National
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