Volume 6, Issue 1 . Switchboard (8.30am-5pm Mon-Thurs; 8.30am-4.30pm Fri), Find us here (copy and paste link into your browser), We are currently a virtual office so please do not send post as it will not be opened for some time, contact postmaster if you have an enquiry. If you have any questions, please email [email protected], Report a supply problem with a veterinary medicine, Information updated to Veterinary practice and prescriptions: the temporary change of veterinary practice and SQP retailer premises and the arrangements for SQPs for remote prescribing and authorisation of supply, Amendment to Inspections section regarding re-start of inspections on 24 August, Revision of Vet Practice and Prescriptions section; added link to information (effective from 1 September 2020) on temporary VMD enforcement policy under specific circumstances in response to COVID‐19, Date of temporary facilitations changed to 31 July. Beckie graduated from Central Carolina Community College in 2007 with her AAS in Veterinary Medical Technology and will graduate from the University of North Carolina Pembroke with her Bachelors in Non-Profit and Public Administration in 2019. Having been in the veterinary field for over 15 years, she has served roles both in hospitals and at Banfield’s central office. 349 7028 73, Assuring the welfare of geese and turkeys this Christmas, New approaches in canine multicentric lymphoma, Bovine respiratory disease investigations in calves. Don’t worry we won’t send you spam or share your email address with anyone. Beckie co-founded Veterinary Advancement, is a professional medical responder with the ASPCA Field Investigations Response (FIR) Team, is Volunteer Director of Operations 3K9 Working Dogs, and co-hosts the podcast Veterinary Viewfinder. a veterinary surgeon/SQP needs to self-isolate as they have tested positive for the virus or due to contact tracing. To help us improve GOV.UK, we’d like to know more about your visit today. She is passionate about engaging the whole veterinary team in proactive health and wellness as well as about career pathing for paraprofessionals in the industry. You seem to have javascript disabled. She began working in the neurology and physical rehabilitation department at Purdue University as a registered veterinary technician in 2015. Kara is the founder and president of the Academy of Veterinary Nutrition Technicians and has attained her VTS (Nutrition). Get the latest business resources on the market delivered to your inbox. Open access. Are we underestimating tick-borne diseases in cats? Please note that many of the page functionalities won't work as expected without javascript enabled. 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She received her associate of science degree in veterinary technology from Baker College in Jackson, Michigan, in 2013. Please click on the files below to download these PDFs. Marketing Authorisation Holders (MAHs) have informed the VMD of supply problems with the following lactating cow intramammary antibiotics. News and guidance on veterinary medicines issues affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). Filter issues by Issue archive. In 2012, Nicola was given the CAW Professional Development Award for outstanding service to the veterinary nursing profession. You’ve accepted all cookies. A scientist’s journey: cutting-edge research into lameness in horses, Chronic pain: changing the unhappy situation, Pharyngeal stick injuries: a surgical emergency, Getting on with the job of eradicating BVD, Emerging threats in equine parasite control, Zoonotic risk from exotic companion animal parasites and the role of the OV, Bovine TB: new scheme to get to grips with morale-sapping disease, SKIN FOLD DERMATITIS (INTERTRIGO, SKIN FOLD PYODERMA), Data protection at the source: how to look after your practice, TB in focus as OVs reach 'similar standard', DEALING WITH PROBLEMS IN THE PERIPARTURIENT MARE. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible and improve government services. She has worked in emergency medicine since 2004 and achieved VTS (ECC) certification in 2014. Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details. The temporary facilitations mentioned will last until 30 June when they will be reviewed. Beckie is a Registered Veterinary Technician living in Southport, North Carolina. Read the case report of Duncan, a rescue puppy with a multitude of medical problems. Kara Burns is an LVT with master’s degrees in physiology and counseling psychology. Megan graduated in 2000 with a BS degree in Veterinary Technology. Knowledge of the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of traumatic pneumothorax enables the veterinary nurse/technician to understand the physiologic changes that affect the nursing care of these patients and the roles that various therapeutic modalities and general nursing care play in a successful outcome. Volume 6, Issue 3. This has been kept under review and with the implementation of safety measures, we will resume on-site inspections from 24 August. You’ve accepted all cookies. The Society & Animals Journal is an academic journal that publishes studies that describe and analyze our experiences of non-human animals from the perspective of various disciplines within the social sciences and humanities. He co-chairs the Veterinary Nurse Initiative and serves as a board member of the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society, the Academy of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Technicians, and the Veterinary Innovation Council. Web Design by PHOS Creative, RVT, Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital Lafayette, Indiana, RVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia & Analgesia), President-Elect, North American Veterinary Community, PGCert, RVN, CertSAN, CertVNECC, VTS (Nutrition), LVT, VTS (Clinical Practice, Canine/Feline), CVPP, MS, MEd, LVT, VTS (Nutrition), VTS-H (Internal Medicine, Dentistry), Editor in Chief, fiction, practicing tai chi, making photo albums, and. These files are provided for individual use only and should not be copied or distributed, including posting to websites etc. Harold is a veterinary practice educational consultant and former manager of the emergency and critical care service at the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital. Advice for the veterinary pharmaceutical industry and the veterinary profession from their representative organisations is at: On 31 August we ended the temporary relaxation of the enforcement of specific provisions of the Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2013 (VMR) covering certain aspects of the prescribing and supply of veterinary medicines.