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  7. 23 January 2020
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  11. 13 June 2019
  12. 7 March 2019
  13. 17 January 2019
  14. 1 November 2018
  15. 27 September 2018
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  17. 8 March 2018
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  19. 2 November 2017
  20. 28 September 2017
  21. 15 June 2017
  22. 2 March 2017
  23. 10 November 2016
  24. 2 June 2016
  25. 3 March 2016
  26. 5 November 2015
  27. 5 June 2015
  28. Draft PSS Modules (June 2015)
  29. 5 March 2015
  30. 6 November 2014
  31. 5 June 2014
  32. 6 March 2014
  33. 7 November 2013
  34. Council elections
  35. RCVS Council election 2020
  36. Previous election results
  37. Past-Presidents
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  40. VN Council meetings
  41. 12 February 2020
  42. 13 November 2019
  43. 11 September 2019
  44. 8 May 2019
  45. 6 February 2019
  46. 2 October 2018
  47. 1 May 2018
  48. 30 January 2018
  49. 3 October 2017
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  51. 31 January 2017
  52. 4 October 2016
  53. 3 May 2016
  54. 2 February 2016
  55. 8 October 2015
  56. 5 May 2015
  57. Membership of committees & sub-committees
  58. VN Futures Project Board
  59. Veterinary Nurse Education Committee
  60. VN Council elections
  61. VN Council election 2020
  62. Previous results
  63. Officer Team
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  70. Advancement of the Professions Committee
  71. Mind Matters Initiative Taskforce
  72. Vet Futures Project Board
  73. Fellowship Board
  74. 12 November 2019
  75. 10 September 2019
  76. erfgv
  77. 5 February 2019
  78. 22 November 2018
  79. Audit and Risk Committee
  80. 16 October 2014
  81. 25 April 2014
  82. 30 January 2014
  83. 2 May 2013
  84. 1 March 2013
  85. 30 November 2012
  86. 17 October 2012
  87. Elizabeth Butler
  88. Judith Rutherford
  89. Janice Shardlow
  90. Victor Olowe
  91. Education Committee
  92. 12 November 2019
  93. 10 September 2019
  94. 7 May 2019
  95. February 2019
  96. 3 October 2018
  97. 2 May 2018
  98. 7 February 2018
  99. 4 October 2017
  100. May 2017
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  102. 5 October 2016
  103. 4 May 2016
  104. 3 February 2016
  105. 7 October 2015
  106. 6 May 2015
  107. 4 February 2015
  108. 8 October 2014
  109. 7 May 2014
  110. Primary Qualifications Subcommittee
  111. Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice Subcommittee
  112. EMS Co-ordinators Liaison Group
  113. Graduate Outcomes Working Group
  114. Specialist Recognition Subcommittee
  115. Finance and Resources Committee
  116. Ethics Review Panel
  117. Disciplinary Committee
  118. Mr Ian Arundale
  119. Prof Alistair Barr FRCVS
  120. Dr Hazel Bentall MRCVS
  121. Dr Nick Blayney BVSc MRCVS
  122. Dr Jane Downes MRCVS
  123. Prof Helga Drummond
  124. Mr Stuart Drummond
  125. Mr Ian Green
  126. Ms Cerys Jones LLB (Hons)
  127. Ms Chitra Karve
  128. Dr Jeremy Kirk VetMB MRCVS
  129. Dr Austin Kirwan BVSc MA MBA MRCVS
  130. Ms Mehmuda Mian
  131. Dr Charles Ross BVMS MRCVS
  132. Mr Peter Smith
  133. Dr Margaret Stoddart BVet Med, PhD, DVR, MRCVS
  134. Ms Judith Way JP BSc Solicitor
  135. Ms Judith Webb MBE Bsc PGCE MSc
  136. Dr Martin Whiting MRCVS
  137. Dr Amy Hawthorn BVetMed MRCVS
  138. Preliminary Investigation Committee
  139. Mr John Anderson MBE
  140. Mr Andrew Ash MRCVS
  141. Georgie Barnard
  142. Mr Kenneth Caley
  143. Mr David Harding BVM&S MRCVS
  144. Mr Harvey Locke BVSc MRCVS
  145. Dr Jeremy Mantell MRCVS
  146. Mr Timothy Skelton BSc
  147. Dr Bradley Viner BVetMed MSc(VetGP) DProf FRCVS
  148. Dr Adrian Ward MRCVS
  149. PIC Lay Observers
  150. Examinations Appeals Committee
  151. Registration Appeals Committee
  152. Specialist Recognition Appeals Committee
  153. Veterinary Nurse Disciplinary Committee
  154. Standards Committee
  155. Certification Subcommittee
  156. Ethics Review Panel
  157. Recognised Veterinary Practice Subcommittee
  158. Register and Registration Subcommittee
  159. Riding Establishments Subcommittee
  160. Practice Standards Group
  161. 19 April 2019
  162. 30 January 2019
  163. 26 September 2018
  164. 25 April 2018
  165. 24 January 2018
  166. 27 September 2017
  167. 26 April 2017
  168. 25 January 2017
  169. 28 September 2016
  170. 27 April 2016
  171. 27 January 2016
  172. 30 September 2015
  173. 29 April 2015
  174. 28 January 2015
  175. 30 September 2014
  176. Veterinary Nurse Preliminary Investigation Committee
  177. Sarah Bedwell
  178. Dr Arun Midha
  179. Mrs Suzanne Edwards BSc (Hons) RVN
  180. Mrs Susan Macaldowie BVMS MRCVS
  181. Ms Sally Bowden BSc(Hons)CertEd RVN
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  244. RCVS review of continuing professional development
  245. Help to develop CPD for the future
  246. Review of Year-One Competences for veterinary surgeons
  247. Review of day-one clinical skills for veterinary nurses
  248. Practice Standards Scheme review - final stage consultation
  249. Use of the courtesy title 'Dr' by veterinary surgeons
  250. Proposals for the future of the RCVS Fellowship
  251. Review of the Day One Competences
  252. Proposal for new Royal Charter
  253. Practice Standards Scheme Concept Note
  254. Proposed changes to the CertAVP
  255. Draft Performance Protocol
  256. Specialisation in the veterinary profession
  257. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses
  258. Disciplinary Committee - proposed case management protocol consultation
  259. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons
  260. Draft Health Protocol
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  313. Restricted (Temporary) Registration
  314. Visiting European veterinary surgeons
  315. Statutory Membership Exam
  316. RCVS requirements for 'intention to sit' and 'seeing practice' forms
  317. Applications - Veterinary nurses
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  319. Overseas-qualified veterinary nurses
  320. Veterinary nurse pre-registration examinations
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  333. Voluntary removal and restoration
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  336. Replacement Membership Certificates
  337. Frequently Asked Questions
  338. Working abroad
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  340. Letters of good standing
  341. Find a Vet practice staff
  342. Applications - Vets - Brexit draft
  343. Fellowship
  344. How to apply for Fellowship
  345. Fellows Directory
  346. Fellowship Day
  347. Fellowship Day 2019
  348. Fellows of the Future?
  349. Try, try and try again: some personal reflections on the development of the anaesthetic propofol
  350. Fellowship Day 2018
  351. Fellows of the Future?
  352. The importance of public engagement in science
  353. Challenges facing the UK veterinary profession over the next 10 years
  354. Fellowship Day 2017
  355. Fellows in Focus
  356. International vet work – methods, mayhem and madness
  357. Is the art of the physical exam dying?
  358. Dealing with the worm that turned
  359. Complexity of common diseases
  360. Why 99% of the world’s equine vets treat only 10% of the world’s equines. How can we start to redress this imbalance?
  361. Whose best interests?
  362. Leadership – observations and learnings during a clinical, academic and commercial career
  363. Mission Rabies
  364. The health of corals, and their importance for society
  365. All structures great and small: is the profession coping with the rapid changes in the veterinary sector?
  366. Do badgers kill cows or cows kill badgers?
  367. A personal perspective of the medical-veterinary relationship
  368. General practice is the most important veterinary specialism
  369. Causes and cures for cataracts
  370. Nature’s wings and their passengers
  371. : High mortality in a sheep flock caused by tick-born diseases – a diagnostic challenge
  372. One Pain: how pets can contribute to translational research
  373. The hidden curriculum: why it matters
  374. Bridging the gaps through mentoring, training, career development and outreach
  375. Rare or well done?
  376. Lifelong learning
  377. Students
  378. Veterinary students
  379. Extra-mural studies (EMS)
  380. Veterinary nursing students
  381. Enrolling as a student veterinary nurse
  382. Approved Training Practices
  383. Student VNs - Forms & FAQs
  384. City and Guilds – FAQs
  385. Professional Development Phase (PDP)
  386. Meet the Postgraduate Deans
  387. PDP Research
  388. Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  389. Access 1CPD
  390. How do I plan my CPD?
  391. What do I need to do?
  392. How do I record my CPD?
  393. How do I reflect?
  394. Postgraduate qualifications
  395. Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice (CertAVP)
  396. Enrolment
  397. Module subjects
  398. Designated certificates
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  410. 2019 Applications
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  412. RCVS Leadership Initiative
  413. Edward Jenner Veterinary Leadership Programme
  414. Inspiring Veterinary Leaders
  415. 12 veterinary professionals showcase
  416. Career development for veterinary nurses
  417. Setting standards
  418. Practice Standards Scheme
  419. An overview of the Practice Standards Scheme
  420. Who runs the Scheme?
  421. Meet the PSS Assessors
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  432. Stanley Video Guides
  433. Promoting your accredited practice
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  436. Information for existing members
  437. The Practice Standard (May 2019)
  438. The Practice Standard (December 2018)
  439. Advice & guidance
  440. Contact the Advice Team
  441. Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses
  442. Supporting guidance
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  444. GDPR – RCVS information and Q&As
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  446. Advice on Schedule 3
  447. Accrediting primary qualifications
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  450. Visitations
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  453. Accrediting veterinary nursing qualifications
  454. Accreditation visits
  455. External review of the RCVS by ENQA
  456. Riding Establishments
  457. Concerns
  458. Veterinary professionals: how to raise a concern
  459. I want to raise a concern about a veterinary surgeon
  460. What you need to know first
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