September is always a busy month with veterinary conferences and the like.
Next week Anthony is in Salzburg for a of music tour. Well actually it’s the annual ESVD congress but he may whistle Edelweiss whilst he is there.
On 17th September Anthony has been invited to speak at the NIVA/AVSPNI Education Day. He is thrilled to have been invited and hopes to see some members at the event
Wednesday 17th September
Veterinary Development from Cradle to Grave Career progression and new opportunities from entry to vet school through EMS, PDP, career progression and most importantly, looking after our mental and emotional health along the way.
1.00pm Arrival – Tea, Coffee and sandwiches
1.25pm Seamus Kennedy – Welcome and Introduction
AFBI’s role in education and technology transfer in the agricultural sector
1.40pm Alex Shirlow – Extra Mural Studies A student’s view
2.00pm Nicky Paull – Professional Development Phase A look at PDP from both new graduate and practice/workplace viewpoint
2.45pm Antony Chadwick – Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice What can the Cert AVP do for your career? Plus a look at novel delivery methods for CPD
3.30pm Break – Tea, Coffee and biscuits
4.00pm Des Rice – Stress and vets Work-life balance and the impact of your career choices on your mental and emotional well-being
5.30pm Bert Houston – Home grown, home trained vets? The latest news on the proposal for a vet school at the University of Ulster
6.00pm Buffet Supper – Steak BBQ and dessert
Supper MUST be pre-booked
On 25th September, Anthony will be at the BVA Members’ Day which this year takes place at the Midland Hotel in Manchester from 11.30am until 5pm. The day is free to attend and will keep you up to date with all the good work the BVA are doing on our behalf.