21 June 2013
The first members of the reconstituted Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) Disciplinary and Preliminary Investigation Committees have been appointed and will join the Committees from July 2013.
19 June 2013
The Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS yesterday [18 June] struck off the Register a veterinary surgeon who delayed attending a dog that had been run over at a farm, causing her to suffer unnecessarily.
19 June 2013
All RCVS members and listed/registered veterinary nurses are warmly invited to attend this year’s RCVS Day, to be held on Friday 5 July, at the Royal College of Physicians, Regent’s Park, London.
10 June 2013
We would like to give you advanced warning that we will all be off site for a staff meeting on Friday 14 June, and the office will be closed, including the RCVS Charitable Trust Library.
7 June 2013
Chief Executive Nick Stace, has summarised discussions and decisions made at recent meetings, in his first post-Council video.
6 June 2013
We have appointed Freda Andrews to the newly-created role of Director of Education.
4 June 2013
A meeting of the Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS as constituted under the Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966, will be held at the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, Belgravia House, 62-64 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2AF, on:
30 May 2013
The Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS on Friday [24 May] directed that a Wirral-based veterinary surgeon should be removed from the Register after finding that he had treated clients badly, kept inadequate clinical records, was dishonest in dealing with the RCVS, and that animals in his care were placed at risk.
22 May 2013
The RCVS Charitable Trust has declared its support for the ‘All Trials’ campaign’s aims. These are for all clinical trials, past and present, to be publicly registered, and for the full methods and the results to be openly reported.
16 May 2013
We have written to the MPs drawn in today’s private members’ Bill ballot to call upon them to introduce legislation to protect the title ‘veterinary nurse’ and introduce an effective regulatory system that would ensure that those veterinary nurses found guilty of serious professional misconduct were prevented from carrying out medical treatment to or surgery on animals.