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  24. 1 November 2012
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  27. 1 March 2012
  28. 3 November 2011
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  31. 4 November 2010
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  38. Draft PSS Modules (June 2015)
  39. Council elections
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  45. 2 May 2017
  46. 31 January 2017
  47. 4 October 2016
  48. 3 May 2016
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  50. 8 October 2015
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  55. 4 February 2014
  56. 8 October 2013
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  59. 9 October 2012
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  62. 11 October 2011
  63. 10 May 2011
  64. 8 February 2011
  65. 12 October 2010
  66. 11 May 2010
  67. 9 February 2010
  68. 13 October 2009
  69. 12 May 2009
  70. 10 February 2009
  71. 14 October 2008
  72. Membership of committees & sub-committees
  73. VN Council elections
  74. Previous results
  75. VN Golden Jubilee Award
  76. Operational Board
  77. Nick Stace
  78. Chair of Veterinary Nurses Council
  79. Registrar
  80. Statutory Committees
  81. Disciplinary Committee
  82. Mr Ian Arundale
  83. Prof Alistair Barr MRCVS
  84. Dr Hazel Bentall MRCVS
  85. Mr Nick Blayney BVSc MRCVS
  86. Mrs Beverley Cottrell MRCVS
  87. Mrs Jane Downes MRCVS
  88. Prof Helga Drummond
  89. Mr Stuart Drummond
  90. Ms Catherine Goldie MRCVS
  91. Mr Ian Green
  92. Ms Joanna Grice
  93. Mr Charles Gruchy MRCVS
  94. Ms Cerys Jones LLB (Hons)
  95. Ms Chitra Karve
  96. Mr Austin Kirwan BVSc MA MBA MRCVS
  97. Ms Mehmuda Mian
  98. Ms Judith Way JP BSc Solicitor
  99. Dr Margaret Stoddart BVet Med, PhD, DVR, MRCVS
  100. Ms Judith Webb MBE Bsc PGCE MSc
  101. Mr Martin Whiting MRCVS
  102. Veterinary Nurse Disciplinary Committee
  103. Preliminary Investigation Committee
  104. Mr John Anderson MBE
  105. Mr Andrew Ash MRCVS
  106. Dr Stuart John Hill, BA, PhD
  107. Penny Howe
  108. Mr Harvey Locke BVSc MRCVS
  109. Dr Jeremy Mantell MRCVS
  110. Mr Bill Reilly HonFRCVS
  111. Mr Timothy Skelton BSc
  112. Dr Adrian Ward MRCVS
  113. PIC Lay Observers
  114. Mr David Harding BVM&S MRCVS
  115. Veterinary Nurse Preliminary Investigation Committee
  116. Sarah Bedwell
  117. Dr Arun Midha
  118. Miss Suzanne May BSc (Hons) RVN
  119. Mrs Susan Macaldowie BVMS MRCVS
  120. Ms Sally Bowden BSc(Hons)CertEd RVN
  121. Standing Committees
  122. Audit and Risk Committee
  123. 16 October 2014
  124. 25 April 2014
  125. 30 January 2014
  126. 2 May 2013
  127. 1 March 2013
  128. 30 November 2012
  129. 17 October 2012
  130. Elizabeth Butler
  131. David Hughes
  132. Judith Rutherford
  133. Janice Shardlow
  134. Victor Olowe
  135. Education Committee
  136. May 2017
  137. February 2017
  138. 5 October 2016
  139. 4 May 2016
  140. 3 February 2016
  141. 7 October 2015
  142. 6 May 2015
  143. 4 February 2015
  144. 8 October 2014
  145. 7 May 2014
  146. 5 February 2014
  147. 9 October 2013
  148. 8 May 2013
  149. 6 February 2013
  150. 10 October 2012
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  153. 12 October 2011
  154. 10 May 2011
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  156. 13 October 2010
  157. 12 May 2010
  158. 10 February 2010
  159. 15 October 2009
  160. 13 May 2009
  161. 11 February 2009
  162. 15 October 2008
  163. Standards Committee
  164. 27 April 2016
  165. 27 January 2016
  166. 30 September 2015
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  169. 30 September 2014
  170. 1 May 2014
  171. 23 January 2014
  172. 24 September 2013
  173. 30 April 2013
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  175. 25 September 2012
  176. 10 April 2012
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  178. 27 September 2011
  179. 12 April 2011
  180. 25 January 2011
  181. 28 September 2010
  182. 20 April 2010
  183. 26 January 2010
  184. 10 September 2009
  185. 21 April 2009
  186. 20 January 2009
  187. 25 September 2008
  188. 25 January 2017
  189. 28 September 2016
  190. Science Advisory Panel
  191. 28 January 2014
  192. Dr Tim Nuttall
  193. Ethics Review Panel
  194. Planning & Resources Committee
  195. 9 May 2013
  196. 7 February 2013
  197. 11 October 2012
  198. 10 May 2012
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  200. 13 October 2011
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  203. 14 October 2010
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  264. Review of the Day One Competences
  265. Practice Standards Scheme Concept Note
  266. Proposed changes to the CertAVP
  267. Draft Performance Protocol
  268. Specialisation in the veterinary profession
  269. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses
  270. Disciplinary Committee - proposed case management protocol consultation
  271. Draft Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons
  272. Draft Health Protocol
  273. VSA review 2009
  274. EMS review 2009
  275. Review of the PSS manual (2009)
  276. Use of the courtesy title 'Dr' by veterinary surgeons
  277. Practice Standards Scheme review - final stage consultation
  278. Review of day-one clinical skills for veterinary nurses
  279. Review of Year-One Competences for veterinary surgeons
  280. RCVS review of the use of telemedicine within veterinary practice
  281. Brexit
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  329. Restricted (Temporary) Registration
  330. Visiting European veterinary surgeons
  331. Statutory Membership Exam
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  333. Examiners' reports
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  336. Applications - Veterinary nurses
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  346. About the VN Register
  347. Protect the title ‘veterinary nurse’!
  348. Royal Charter FAQ for veterinary nurses
  349. Maintaining and amending your registration
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  355. Voluntary removal and restoration
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  358. Replacement Membership Certificates
  359. Working abroad
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  361. Letters of good standing
  362. Find a Vet practice staff
  363. Lifelong learning
  364. Students
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  366. Extra-mural studies (EMS)
  367. Veterinary nursing students
  368. Enrolling as a student veterinary nurse
  369. Approved Training Practices
  370. Student VNs - FAQs
  371. Professional Development Phase (PDP)
  372. Meet the Postgraduate Deans
  373. Continued Professional Development (CPD)
  374. Professional Development Record
  375. CPD Champions blog
  376. Learning from reflection
  377. How to do CPD on a budget
  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. Postgraduate qualifications
  383. Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice (CertAVP)
  384. Enrolment
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  391. Diplomas
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  395. Professional accreditation
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  398. RCVS List of Specialists
  399. Fellowships
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  401. Professor Agnes Winter
  402. Dr Christopher Little
  403. Career development for veterinary nurses
  404. Setting standards
  405. Practice Standards Scheme
  406. An overview of the Practice Standards Scheme
  407. Welcome to the new Practice Standards Scheme!
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  409. Who runs the Scheme?
  410. Meet the PSS Assessors
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  413. Apply for accreditation
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  424. The Practice Standard (June 2015)
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  426. The Practice Standard (June 2014)
  427. The Practice Standard (January 2014)
  428. The Practice Standard (August 2013)
  429. The Practice Standard (May 2013)
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  431. The Practice Standard (December 2011)
  432. The Practice Standard (August 2011)
  433. The Practice Standard (May 2011)
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  436. Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses
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  464. Animal owners: how to raise a concern
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