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Are you a Parasite Expert?

Find out and you could win an Award, free entry to this years’ BVNA Congress and £200 Love2Shop vouchers!

Following the fantastic response and success in 2016, the BVNA in collaboration with Merial Animal Health is proud to launch their ParasitXpert CPD Course and Award for the second consecutive year.

What is the Course?

The bitesize course is online and worth 2.5 hours of certificated CPD allowing nurses to extend their knowledge in the ever changing world of parasites and the diseases they can transmit. The course is a series of webinars, and relevant articles followed by an MCQ assessment.

Who can register for the course?

The course and award is open to Registered Veterinary Nurses only.

What is the Award?

All candidates attaining a distinction in the course are invited to submit a 500 word piece with the title “Putting parasite learnings into practice”.  These entries will be judged by a panel including a technical vet from Merial and the Education Development Co-ordinator from BVNA.

The winner of the Award will be presented with a plaque at the official awards ceremony of this years’ BVNA Congress held on Friday 6 October. The winner will receive a three-day Congress pass, in order that they can benefit from the wide range of CPD, educational and networking opportunities offered by this event.  They will also receive a comprehensive parasitology textbook plus £200 of Love2Shop vouchers. In addition two highly commended entries will be awarded with a parasitology textbook and £100 of Love2Shop vouchers.

How do I register for the course and award?

Click the box above, making a note of the enrolment key PARASITXPERT2017, register for an account and you are ready to start.

You will then need to view the webinars and articles and complete the MCQ assessment. All entries must be received by 17 September 2017 and the winner and highly commended entries will be notified week commencing 25 September.

I did the course last year – can I do it again?

Yes! We would encourage you to do so! The content has been updated to reflect the most up to date information.

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