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  1. Who we are
  2. RCVS Council
  3. Presidential team
  4. Council Members
  5. Role of Council Members
  6. Council meetings
  7. 4 June 2020
  8. 16 April 2020
  9. 5 March 2020
  10. 23 January 2020
  11. 7 November 2019
  12. 3 October 2019
  13. 5 September 2019
  14. 13 June 2019
  15. 7 March 2019
  16. 17 January 2019
  17. 1 November 2018
  18. 27 September 2018
  19. 14 June 2018
  20. 8 March 2018
  21. 18 January 2018
  22. 2 November 2017
  23. 28 September 2017
  24. 15 June 2017
  25. 2 March 2017
  26. 10 November 2016
  27. 2 June 2016
  28. 3 March 2016
  29. 5 November 2015
  30. 5 June 2015
  31. Draft PSS Modules (June 2015)
  32. 5 March 2015
  33. Council elections
  34. Previous election results
  35. Past-Presidents
  36. VN Council
  37. VN Council members
  38. VN Council meetings
  39. 12 February 2020
  40. 13 November 2019
  41. 11 September 2019
  42. 8 May 2019
  43. 6 February 2019
  44. 2 October 2018
  45. 1 May 2018
  46. 30 January 2018
  47. 3 October 2017
  48. 2 May 2017
  49. 31 January 2017
  50. 4 October 2016
  51. 3 May 2016
  52. 2 February 2016
  53. 8 October 2015
  54. 5 May 2015
  55. 6 May 2020
  56. Membership of committees & sub-committees
  57. VN Futures Project Board
  58. Veterinary Nurse Education Committee
  59. VN Council elections
  60. Previous results
  61. Officer Team
  62. Legislation Working Party
  63. Brexit Taskforce
  64. Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE)
  65. Estate Strategy Group
  66. Preliminary Investigation Committee and Disciplinary Committee Liaison Committee
  67. Committees, subcommittees and groups
  68. Advancement of the Professions Committee
  69. Mind Matters Initiative Taskforce
  70. Vet Futures Project Board
  71. Fellowship Board
  72. 11 February 2020
  73. 12 November 2019
  74. 10 September 2019
  75. 7 May 2019
  76. 22 November 2018
  77. 5 February 2019
  78. Audit and Risk Committee
  79. 16 October 2014
  80. 25 April 2014
  81. 30 January 2014
  82. 2 May 2013
  83. 1 March 2013
  84. 30 November 2012
  85. 17 October 2012
  86. Elizabeth Butler
  87. Judith Rutherford
  88. Janice Shardlow
  89. Victor Olowe
  90. Education Committee
  91. 12 November 2019
  92. 10 September 2019
  93. 7 May 2019
  94. February 2019
  95. 3 October 2018
  96. 2 May 2018
  97. 7 February 2018
  98. 4 October 2017
  99. May 2017
  100. February 2017
  101. 5 October 2016
  102. 4 May 2016
  103. 3 February 2016
  104. 7 October 2015
  105. 6 May 2015
  106. Primary Qualifications Subcommittee
  107. Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice Subcommittee
  108. EMS Co-ordinators Liaison Group
  109. Graduate Outcomes Working Group
  110. Specialist Recognition Subcommittee
  111. Finance and Resources Committee
  112. Ethics Review Panel
  113. Examinations Appeals Committee
  114. Registration Appeals Committee
  115. Disciplinary Committee
  116. Mr Ian Arundale
  117. Prof Alistair Barr FRCVS
  118. Dr Hazel Bentall MRCVS
  119. Dr Nick Blayney BVSc MRCVS
  120. Dr Jane Downes MRCVS
  121. Prof Helga Drummond
  122. Mr Stuart Drummond
  123. Mr Ian Green
  124. Dr Amy Hawthorn BVetMed MRCVS
  125. Ms Cerys Jones LLB (Hons)
  126. Ms Chitra Karve
  127. Dr Jeremy Kirk VetMB MRCVS
  128. Dr Austin Kirwan BVSc MA MBA MRCVS
  129. Ms Mehmuda Mian
  130. Dr Charles Ross BVMS MRCVS
  131. Mr Peter Smith
  132. Dr Margaret Stoddart BVet Med, PhD, DVR, MRCVS
  133. Ms Judith Way JP BSc Solicitor
  134. Ms Judith Webb MBE Bsc PGCE MSc
  135. Dr Martin Whiting MRCVS
  136. Preliminary Investigation Committee
  137. Mr John Anderson MBE
  138. Mr Andrew Ash MRCVS
  139. Georgie Barnard
  140. Mr Kenneth Caley
  141. Mr David Harding BVM&S MRCVS
  142. Mr Harvey Locke BVSc MRCVS
  143. Dr Jeremy Mantell MRCVS
  144. Mr Timothy Skelton BSc
  145. Dr Bradley Viner BVetMed MSc(VetGP) DProf FRCVS
  146. Dr Adrian Ward MRCVS
  147. PIC Lay Observers
  148. Specialist Recognition Appeals Committee
  149. Veterinary Nurse Preliminary Investigation Committee
  150. Sarah Bedwell
  151. Ms Sally Bowden BSc(Hons)CertEd RVN
  152. Mrs Suzanne Edwards BSc (Hons) RVN
  153. Mrs Susan Macaldowie BVMS MRCVS
  154. Dr Arun Midha
  155. Veterinary Nurse Disciplinary Committee
  156. Standards Committee
  157. Certification Subcommittee
  158. Ethics Review Panel
  159. Recognised Veterinary Practice Subcommittee
  160. Register and Registration Subcommittee
  161. Riding Establishments Subcommittee
  162. Practice Standards Group
  163. 27 April 2020
  164. 10 February 2020
  165. 11 November 2019
  166. 9 September 2019
  167. 28 May 2019
  168. 19 April 2019
  169. 30 January 2019
  170. 26 September 2018
  171. 25 April 2018
  172. 24 January 2018
  173. 27 September 2017
  174. 26 April 2017
  175. 25 January 2017
  176. 28 September 2016
  177. 27 April 2016
  178. 27 January 2016
  179. 30 September 2015
  180. 29 April 2015
  181. Paper classification: some definitions
  182. Senior staff
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  197. Regulations, rules and the election scheme
  198. Honours & awards
  199. Recipients of RCVS Honours
  200. The Queen's Medal
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  202. The RCVS International Award
  203. The RCVS Impact Award
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  205. Honorary Associateship
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  223. Policy
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  225. Brexit Principles
  226. Veterinary Legislation Review
  227. Legislation Working Party
  228. Exemption Orders & Associates Working Party
  229. Veterinary Nursing Schedule 3 Working Party
  230. Protect the title ‘veterinary nurse’!
  231. Governance reform
  232. Information for MPs
  233. Our consultations
  234. Review of Under Care and Out of Hours Emergency Cover
  235. Graduate Outcomes Consultation
  236. Graduate Outcomes Working Group members
  237. Proposed new framework for post-registration VN qualifications
  238. Review of Schedule 3
  239. RCVS review of the use of telemedicine within veterinary practice
  240. RCVS review of continuing professional development
  241. Help to develop CPD for the future
  242. Review of Year-One Competences for veterinary surgeons
  243. Review of day-one clinical skills for veterinary nurses
  244. Practice Standards Scheme review - final stage consultation
  245. Use of the courtesy title 'Dr' by veterinary surgeons
  246. Proposals for the future of the RCVS Fellowship
  247. Review of the Day One Competences
  248. Proposal for new Royal Charter
  249. Practice Standards Scheme Concept Note
  250. Proposed changes to the CertAVP
  251. Draft Performance Protocol
  252. Specialisation in the veterinary profession
  253. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses
  254. Disciplinary Committee - proposed case management protocol consultation
  255. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons
  256. Draft Health Protocol
  257. VSA review 2009
  258. EMS review 2009
  259. Review of the PSS manual (2009)
  260. Blogs
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  267. Registration
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  302. USA
  303. How to apply (US/Canadian graduates)
  304. How to apply (Commonwealth)
  305. How to apply (EU graduates)
  306. Restricted (Temporary) Registration
  307. Visiting European veterinary surgeons
  308. Statutory Membership Exam
  309. RCVS requirements for 'intention to sit' and 'seeing practice' forms
  310. Applications - Veterinary nurses
  311. UK-qualified veterinary nurses
  312. Overseas-qualified veterinary nurses
  313. Veterinary nurse pre-registration examinations
  314. Practical examinations
  315. Examination results
  316. Applications - Veterinary premises
  317. Check our Registers
  318. About the RCVS Register
  319. FAQs on the impact of the EU Referendum
  320. About the VN Register
  321. Maintaining and amending your registration
  322. Completing your annual renewal
  323. Change of category fees
  324. Amending your registration
  325. Amending your registration category
  326. Voluntary removal and restoration
  327. Vets - voluntary removal and restoration
  328. VNs - voluntary removal and restoration
  329. Replacement Membership Certificates
  330. Frequently Asked Questions
  331. Working abroad
  332. Vets providing services in the EU
  333. Letters of good standing
  334. Find a Vet practice staff
  335. Fellowship
  336. How to apply for Fellowship
  337. Fellows Directory
  338. Fellowship Day
  339. Fellowship Day 2019
  340. Fellows of the Future?
  341. Try, try and try again: some personal reflections on the development of the anaesthetic propofol
  342. Fellowship Day 2018
  343. Fellows of the Future?
  344. The importance of public engagement in science
  345. Challenges facing the UK veterinary profession over the next 10 years
  346. Fellowship Day 2017
  347. Fellows in Focus
  348. International vet work – methods, mayhem and madness
  349. Is the art of the physical exam dying?
  350. Dealing with the worm that turned
  351. Complexity of common diseases
  352. Why 99% of the world’s equine vets treat only 10% of the world’s equines. How can we start to redress this imbalance?
  353. Whose best interests?
  354. Leadership – observations and learnings during a clinical, academic and commercial career
  355. Mission Rabies
  356. The health of corals, and their importance for society
  357. All structures great and small: is the profession coping with the rapid changes in the veterinary sector?
  358. Do badgers kill cows or cows kill badgers?
  359. A personal perspective of the medical-veterinary relationship
  360. General practice is the most important veterinary specialism
  361. Causes and cures for cataracts
  362. Nature’s wings and their passengers
  363. High mortality in a sheep flock caused by tick-born diseases – a diagnostic challenge
  364. One Pain: how pets can contribute to translational research
  365. The hidden curriculum: why it matters
  366. Bridging the gaps through mentoring, training, career development and outreach
  367. Rare or well done?
  368. Lifelong learning
  369. Students
  370. Veterinary students
  371. Extra-mural studies (EMS)
  372. Veterinary nursing students
  373. Enrolling as a student veterinary nurse
  374. Approved Training Practices
  375. Student VNs - Forms & FAQs
  376. City and Guilds – FAQs
  377. Professional Development Phase (PDP)
  378. Meet the Postgraduate Deans
  379. PDP Research
  380. Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  381. Access 1CPD
  382. 1CPD app demo video
  383. How do I plan my CPD?
  384. What do I need to do?
  385. How do I record my CPD?
  386. How do I reflect?
  387. Postgraduate qualifications
  388. Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice (CertAVP)
  389. Enrolment
  390. Module subjects
  391. Designated certificates
  392. Synoptic assessment
  393. Accredited university contact details
  394. Information for universities
  395. Frequently asked questions
  396. Diplomas
  397. Pathology
  398. Research
  399. Diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing
  400. Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Nursing
  401. Professional accreditation
  402. Advanced Practitioner status
  403. 2019 Applications
  404. Specialist status
  405. RCVS Leadership Initiative
  406. Edward Jenner Veterinary Leadership Programme
  407. Inspiring Veterinary Leaders
  408. 12 veterinary professionals showcase
  409. Career development for veterinary nurses
  410. Setting standards
  411. Practice Standards Scheme
  412. An overview of the Practice Standards Scheme
  413. Who runs the Scheme?
  414. Meet the PSS Assessors
  415. Meet the Practice Standards Group
  416. Meet the PSS Team
  417. Apply for accreditation
  418. Accreditation overview
  419. Accreditation process
  420. How to apply for accreditation
  421. Apply for awards
  422. Awards overview
  423. Award accreditation process
  424. How to apply for awards
  425. Stanley Video Guides
  426. Promoting your accredited practice
  427. Guidelines on advertising
  428. PSS Communications Toolkit
  429. Information for existing members
  430. Advice & guidance
  431. Coronavirus (Covid-19)
  432. 4. Can I prescribe POM-V medicines via remote means without a physical examination? (09/04/20)
  433. 17. How can I help in the national effort to fight the pandemic? (08/04/20)
  434. Practices
  435. Professionals
  436. Students
  437. Animal owners
  438. Resources
  439. News and events
  440. Covid-19 Taskforce
  441. Flowchart - guidance for clinical practices during COVID-19
  442. Retention fee FAQs
  443. Contact the Advice Team
  444. Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses
  445. Supporting guidance
  446. Code of Professional Conduct app
  447. GDPR – RCVS information and Q&As
  448. Advice on Schedule 3
  449. Contact us
  450. Accrediting primary qualifications
  451. Accrediting veterinary degrees
  452. Accreditation Standards
  453. Visitations
  454. RCVS visitors
  455. Accrediting veterinary nursing qualifications
  456. Accreditation visits
  457. External review of the RCVS by ENQA
  458. Riding Establishments
  459. Concerns
  460. Veterinary professionals: how to raise a concern
  461. I want to raise a concern about a veterinary surgeon
  462. What you need to know first
  463. Tell us about your concern
  464. How we assess and investigate concerns
  465. How we make decisions
  466. Our terms explained
  467. I want to raise a concern about a registered veterinary nurse
  468. What you need to know first
  469. Tell us about your concern
  470. How we assess and investigate concerns
  471. How we make decisions
  472. Our terms explained
  473. Confidential Reporting Line
  474. Animal owners: how to raise a concern
  475. A concern has been raised about me
  476. Information for veterinary surgeons
  477. How we assess and investigate concerns
  478. How we make decisions
  479. Our terms explained
  480. Information for veterinary nurses
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