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  13. 1 November 2018
  14. 27 September 2018
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  27. Draft PSS Modules (June 2015)
  28. 5 March 2015
  29. 6 November 2014
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  32. 7 November 2013
  33. Council elections
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  40. 13 November 2019
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  42. 8 May 2019
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  59. VN Council elections
  60. Previous results
  61. VN Council Election nominations 2020
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  73. 12 November 2019
  74. 10 September 2019
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  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
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  90. Education Committee
  91. 12 November 2019
  92. 10 September 2019
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  104. 7 October 2015
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  107. 8 October 2014
  108. 7 May 2014
  109. Primary Qualifications Subcommittee
  110. Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice Subcommittee
  111. EMS Co-ordinators Liaison Group
  112. Graduate Outcomes Working Group
  113. Specialist Recognition Subcommittee
  114. Ethics Review Panel
  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. Ms Cerys Jones LLB (Hons)
  125. Ms Chitra Karve
  126. Dr Jeremy Kirk VetMB MRCVS
  127. Dr Austin Kirwan BVSc MA MBA MRCVS
  128. Ms Mehmuda Mian
  129. Dr Charles Ross BVMS MRCVS
  130. Mr Peter Smith
  131. Dr Margaret Stoddart BVet Med, PhD, DVR, MRCVS
  132. Ms Judith Way JP BSc Solicitor
  133. Ms Judith Webb MBE Bsc PGCE MSc
  134. Dr Martin Whiting MRCVS
  135. Dr Amy Hawthorn BVetMed 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. Examinations Appeals Committee
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  151. Veterinary Nurse Disciplinary Committee
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  154. Ethics Review Panel
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  158. Practice Standards Group
  159. 19 April 2019
  160. 30 January 2019
  161. 26 September 2018
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  167. 28 September 2016
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  170. 30 September 2015
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  173. 30 September 2014
  174. Veterinary Nurse Preliminary Investigation Committee
  175. Sarah Bedwell
  176. Dr Arun Midha
  177. Mrs Suzanne Edwards BSc (Hons) RVN
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  245. Review of Year-One Competences for veterinary surgeons
  246. Review of day-one clinical skills for veterinary nurses
  247. Practice Standards Scheme review - final stage consultation
  248. Use of the courtesy title 'Dr' by veterinary surgeons
  249. Review of the Day One Competences
  250. Proposals for the future of the RCVS Fellowship
  251. Proposal for new Royal Charter
  252. Practice Standards Scheme Concept Note
  253. Proposed changes to the CertAVP
  254. Draft Performance Protocol
  255. Specialisation in the veterinary profession
  256. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses
  257. Disciplinary Committee - proposed case management protocol consultation
  258. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons
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  347. International vet work – methods, mayhem and madness
  348. Is the art of the physical exam dying?
  349. Dealing with the worm that turned
  350. Complexity of common diseases
  351. Why 99% of the world’s equine vets treat only 10% of the world’s equines. How can we start to redress this imbalance?
  352. Whose best interests?
  353. Leadership – observations and learnings during a clinical, academic and commercial career
  354. Mission Rabies
  355. The health of corals, and their importance for society
  356. All structures great and small: is the profession coping with the rapid changes in the veterinary sector?
  357. Do badgers kill cows or cows kill badgers?
  358. A personal perspective of the medical-veterinary relationship
  359. General practice is the most important veterinary specialism
  360. Causes and cures for cataracts
  361. Lifelong learning
  362. Students
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  364. Extra-mural studies (EMS)
  365. Veterinary nursing students
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  367. Approved Training Practices
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  369. Professional Development Phase (PDP)
  370. Meet the Postgraduate Deans
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  372. Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
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  375. Be strategic and make your CPD work for you
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  378. How clinical clubs can share best practice, in practice
  379. Integrating learning into everyday practice
  380. Squeezing it all in…work, family and 35 hours per year of CPD!
  381. What is mentoring and why it can be helpful (and fun!)
  382. CPD 2020
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  454. I want to raise a concern about a registered veterinary nurse
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