BOAS research group feature on Channel 4

BOAS research group feature on Channel 4

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The BOAS group was delighted to welcome the Channel 4 team that is covering Crufts to film a short segment on airway disease in the brachycephalic dogs. Iwan Thomas brought his delightful young French bulldog puppy, Frank who was star of the show…..

Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Equine

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Applications are invited from recently qualified veterinarians for this 12 month post-graduate training programme offering high-quality, post-graduate training in equine studies. The emphasis will be on gaining practical clinical experience in equine medicine and surgery under the supervision of board-certified diplomates, and will allow the intern to identify specific fields in which to specialise, either in preparation for Senior Clinical Scholarship training programmes, or specialist private practice. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying him or her for membership. For further more information click the following link: Further information about Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Equine

Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Farm Animal Health and Production

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Applications are invited for this 12-month Scholarship programme, which provides an opportunity for new graduates or recently qualified veterinarians to receive high-quality postgraduate training in farm animal studies under the supervision of experienced farm animal clinicians in the Cambridge Farm Animal Veterinary Services ambulatory and referral practice at the University of Cambridge. The emphasis of the programme is on gaining practical clinical experience in farm animal medicine and herd health, and will allow the Scholar to identify specific fields of farm animal work in which to specialise, either in preparation for Senior Clinical Training Scholarship programmes, or for specialist private practice. An applicant must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying them for membership. For further more information click the following link: Further information about Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Farm Animal Health and Production

Vacancy for Clinical Anaesthetist

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A Veterinary Anaesthetist is required to join the anaesthesia team, in the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital from 1 April 2017 or as soon after as possible. You will work within the team to assist in organising and managing the provision of anaesthesia and critical care services to the Department; participate in the practical and theoretical instruction of veterinary students and training of Clinical Training Scholars; and take part in the out-of-hours on-call rota. You will benefit from the state-of-the-art facilities in the Small Animal Hospital, and a strong team of support staff. The role will also include some equine and farm animal duties. You should have significant experience in an animal hospital environment (experience of working in an ICU environment is desirable), have completed a recognised residency programme (RCVS, ACVA or ECVA) and have a veterinary degree registerable with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. A postgraduate Diploma in veterinary

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FREE Oncology CPD at QVSH – 15th February 2017

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The Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital invites you to join us for an evening of CPD focusing on canine lymphoma. Pizza will be available before the talks which will be given by Sarah Mason (European Recognised Specialist in Oncology), Maja Arendt (Resident in oncology) and Charles Pittaway (Resident in oncology). Topics to be covered will include; the approach to lymphoma, chemotherapy health and safety and the use of chemotherapy protocols. For details please see link below: OncologyCPDFlyerWed15thFeb2017    

Congratulations to Sasja Pustelnik and Will Bayton

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Many congratulations to two of our current Junior Clinical Training Scholars in Small Animal Studies, who have had oral abstracts accepted for BSAVA Congress 2017. Sasja Pustelnik will present: Pustelnik SB, Williams D. The importance of antibiotic use in enucleation surgery in the cat and dog: a prospective comparative study Pustelnik SB, Salguero R, Williams D. Ocular Onchocerca sp infection in a dog – a case report and review of the literature And Will Bayton will present: Breed, age and gender distribution of feline hepatobiliary disease in the United Kingdom

Senior Clinical Training Scholarship in Small Animal Surgery

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The Senior Clinical Training Scholarship provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification, and is available from 1 June 2017. The Scholar will be trained in all aspects of small animal surgery, including soft tissue and orthopaedics. The training programme is approved by the European College of Veterinary Surgery. The Scholarship is for one year in the first instance, renewable for periods of one year up to a total of three years. It is subject to an initial monitoring period and to review on an annual basis. The Scholar will be required to register for the ECVS Diploma in Small Animal Surgery. The training programme requires participation in the Department’s clinical service, including the out-of-hours rota, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Completion of an ECVS recognised internship and one year’s experience in practice

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Vacancies for Junior Clinical Training Scholarships in Small Animal Studies

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Applications are invited for this one year post-graduate training programme based in the Queen’s Veterinary School Small Animal Hospital. The scholarship will benefit veterinarians seeking advanced training and experience and this broad but intensive clinical learning experience acts to prepare individuals for Senior Clinical Training Programmes (Residency) and potential specialisation. Scholars will rotate through a variety of small animal disciplines including Soft Tissue Surgery, Orthopaedics, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Neurology, and Anaesthesia and will be an integral part of the out of hours care of animals within the hospital especially within the intensive care unit. Candidates must be Members of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and should have experience of small animal general practice in the UK. New graduates may be considered. Scholarship award: £14,800 per annum 4 Scholarships to start on 1 June 2017 for 13 months For further more information click the following link: Further information about vacancy

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Senior Clinical Training Scholarship in Neurology (ECVN Approved) (Fixed Term)

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This Scholarship, to start on 1 June 2017, provides an outstanding opportunity to study for a postgraduate qualification. The training programme covers all aspects of veterinary neurology including neurosurgery, imaging, electrodiagnostics and pathology, and is approved by the European College of Veterinary Neurology (ECVN). The Scholarship is for one year in the first instance, renewable for periods of one year up to a total of three years. It is subject to an initial monitoring period of six months, and to review on an annual basis. The Scholar will be required to register for the Diploma of the ECVN. The training programme requires participation in the Department’s clinical service, including the out-of-hours rota and first opinion practice, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students. An applicant must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying her/him for membership. Completion of a recognised

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Vacancy for Junior Clinical Training Scholar in Equine Studies

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Applications are invited from recently qualified veterinarians for this 12 month post-graduate training programme offering high-quality, post-graduate training in equine studies. The emphasis will be on gaining practical clinical experience in equine medicine and surgery under the supervision of board-certified diplomates, and will allow the Scholar to identify specific fields in which to specialise, either in preparation for Senior Clinical Scholarship training programmes, or specialist private practice. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying him or her for membership. For informal enquiries about the scholarship programme, please contact Kate Smith, University Equine Surgeon, ks629@cam.ac.uk or 01223 746571. Closing date: 10 January 2017 Interview date: 24 January 2017 For further more information click the following link: Further information about vacancy for Junior Clinical Training Scholar in Equine Studies