Dave Leicester

BVetMed MRCVS

David Leicester, RCVS Council memberDavid graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in 1997, and has spent his career working in small animal practice. His primary professional interest is in emergency and critical care and he has been working exclusively in that field since 2004 holding multiple and varied positions within Vets Now.

David's current role sees him oversee clinical and professional standards as part of a team of veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses, and he also has responsibility for leading national Evidence Based Veterinary Medicine and Clinical Governance strategy.

David is currently studying for a Postgraduate Certificate in Emergency and Critical Care.

 

Council member category

  • Elected: 2017 - 2021

 

Committee membership

  • Standards Committee

Declaration of interests

Directorships

Shareholdings

Consultancies

Appointments to other bodies

RCVS Knowledge Veterinary Evidence - Editorial Board Member

Membership of other veterinary or allied organisations

  • VECCS - Member
  • BAVECC - Member
  • BSAVA - Member

 

Employment

September 2004 - present: Vets Now; current role Head of Clinical Intelligence (April 2017 - present)

2001 - 2004 Locum tenens

2000 - 2001 Abbey Veterinary Surgery, Derby

1997 - 2000 Oakhill Veterinary Surgery, Chingford, London

Qualifications (other than veterinary qualifications listed in the Register)

Interests relating to immediate family or close friends

Wife, Lucy Leicester, is a veterinary surgeon and member of the Society of Indexers.

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