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Reminder for all VNs to complete their annual renewal

We are reminding all veterinary nurses that they must complete their annual renewal, including paying their annual renewal fee, by Tuesday 31 December 2019 at the latest.

RCVS mental health initiative holds solution-focused student roundtable

Students, academics and university support staff gathered in September for the first ever Mind Matters Initiative (MMI) event focused exclusively on identifying issues and finding solutions regarding the mental health of veterinary students.

DC suspends vet from the Register following appeal to Privy Council

The RCVS Disciplinary Committee has directed that the Registrar suspend a veterinary surgeon from the Register for three months for being dishonest with, and making false representations to, the College.

Second ViVet Symposium explores future of veterinary medicine

Last week we held our biennial ViVet Innovation Symposium, bringing together veterinary professionals and stakeholders from diverse backgrounds to discuss the evolving role of the veterinary professional and the advancements in both companion and produ…

RCVS makes changes to CPD policy following feedback

Following concerns raised by veterinary professionals regarding the RCVS’ upcoming transition to an annual continuing professional development (CPD) requirement, we have made two key additions to our CPD policy to address feedback and support veterinary surgeons and VNs through this transition.

International vet groups adopt statement on mental health and wellbeing

Our joint statement with the American Veterinary Medical Association’s (AVMA) Mental Health and Wellbeing now has the support of three additional international veterinary groups.

RCVS makes changes to CPD policy following feedback

Following concerns raised by veterinary professionals regarding the RCVS’ upcoming transition to an annual continuing professional development (CPD) requirement, we have made two key additions to our CPD policy to address feedback and support veterinary surgeons and VNs through this transition.

RCVS and VCI sign historic mutual recognition agreement

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and the Veterinary Council of Ireland (VCI), the UK and Ireland veterinary regulators, have agreed a historic mutual recognition agreement to facilitate the recognitions of each others’ accredited veterinary degrees.

University of Surrey’s vet degree receives RCVS approval

The University of Surrey School of Veterinary Medicine’s degree yesterday (Thursday 3 October) received approval by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) Council, meaning that, pending final approval from the Privy Council, those completing its veterinary degree will be able to register with the RCVS as veterinary surgeons in the UK.

VN Futures to host fringe event at BVNA Congress

The VN Futures initiative is running a fringe event at next week’s British Veterinary Nursing Association (BVNA) Congress which will ask members of the profession for their thoughts on the project and its aims.

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