BVNA News

Infection Control for Practice Standards | Online Course

Infection Control for Practice Standards | Online Course

6th December 2018

This online course aims to provide delegates with the principles of infection control to improve animal health and welfare and underpin the initiatives of ‘one health’.

https://www.bvna.org.uk/cpd/infection-control

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Today is One Health Day!

Today is One Health Day!

3rd November 2018

Saturday 3 November is One Health Day and the BVNA’s representative of the UK One Health Coordination Group (UKOHCG), Helen Ballantyne has written a blog post on ‘One Health and Veterinary Nursing’

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MSD Animal Health Announces its First Veterinary Nurse Research Bursary

MSD Animal Health Announces its First Veterinary Nurse Research Bursary

2nd November 2018

Veterinary Nurses Invited to Submit Applications

MSD Animal Health is launching its first veterinary nurse research bursary, supported by the British Veterinary Nursing Association (BVNA), and adding to its existing vet surgeon and vet student schemes.   One £1000 bursary will be made available to the student or qualified veterinary nurse in the UK, with the best research project application.  There will be a further opportunity to win additional prizes at the MSD Animal Health Research Bursary Day. 

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BVNA Congress 'Standing Taller'

BVNA Congress 'Standing Taller'

31st October 2018

Over 1300 delegates and 110 exhibitors attended the BVNA’s Annual Congress (Congress 2018) on 12 - 14 October at the International Conference Centre, Telford.

The event exceeded targets, reinforcing the BVNA’s Congress as the place for veterinary nurses to meet in the annual calendar.

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VN Knowledge | Blood pressure, measurement and perfusion

VN Knowledge | Blood pressure, measurement and perfusion

23rd October 2018

Louise Welsh talks about Blood pressure, measurement and perfusion and covers why and how we monitor blood pressure and why we are concerned with perfusion in our patients.

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Newcastle local wins Blue Cross Veterinary Nurse of the Year 2018

Newcastle local wins Blue Cross Veterinary Nurse of the Year 2018

22nd October 2018

A Newcastle animal devotee has been named ‘Veterinary Nurse of the Year’ by pet charity Blue Cross.

Tyrina Gibson, who has worked at the PDSA for almost four years in Newcastle, has been dedicated to helping pets for her whole life.

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