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Volume 57 (8) : August, 2004
Irish Veterinary Journal
VETERINARY IRELAND AGM 2004
Veterinary Ireland’s agm will be held at the Marriott Hotel,
Continuing professional development Druid’s Glen, Kilcoole, Co Wicklow on November 5 at 4pm.
The agm will be held in conjunction with the equine group
5th World Congress of veterinary dermatology conference.
August 25 to 28 Vienna, Austria
For further information see: www.VetdermVienna.com. Meat quality: pigs and poultry
VICAS/BSAVA: Orthopaedics skills 2 October 14 to 15 University of Krakow, Poland
September (date TBC) Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, UCD A joint British Society of Animal Science, Krakow University, Bristol
Speaker: Mark Glyde. University and Hellenic Society of Animal Production Conference.
BEVA Congress (19 CVE credits) Further details from BSAS. Tel:+44 131 445 4508.
September 15 to 18 Birmingham, UK Equine Group of Veterinary Ireland conference 15 CVE credits
For further information see: www.beva.org.uk. November 5 to 6 Marriott Hotel, Kilcoole
Veterinary Ireland Herd Health Management Plan tutorial 6 CVE credits The title of this year’s conference is ‘skin disease and perinatal care’.
September 16 Abbeyleix As in previous years, the organising committee is calling for
Further information from Veterinary Ireland. Tel: 01 457 7976. practitioners to present case studies of practical interest. Anyone with
Which pills for which ills - a therapeutic update 8 CVE credits a suitable case, who wishes to present it, should send details to the
September 18 Stillorgan Park Hotel, Stillorgan, Dublin conference Chairman, Bridget McGing, c/o the Conference
Speaker: Jill Maddison. Run jointly by VICAS and BSAVA. Further Secretariat at the address below. Successful applicants will receive
information from Veterinary Ireland. Tel: 01 457 7976. complimentar y registration for the conference. For fur ther
BSAVA NI: Osteochondrosis information, contact Conference Secretariat: Irish Equine Veterinary
September 22 TBA Conference, 76a Upper Georges St, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. Tel:
Speaker: Malcolm McKee. For more see: www.bsava.com. 01 230 2592; Fax 01: 230 2594; E-mail email@example.com.
The challenge facing animal science education VICAS/BSAVA Emergency Medicine
September 23 Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, UK November 27 University College Dublin
The current and future provision of animal science education in the UK Speakers: Leslie King and Hester Mc Allister. For further information
and Europe. Further details from BSAS on Tel:+44 131 445 4508. contact Veterinary Ireland.
Conference on equine sports medicine and science of the race and 21st mastitis control and quality milk production seminar
endurance horse November 28 to 30 Gloucester, UK
September 23 to 28 Oslo, Norway For fur ther information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or
International forum for the exchange of information on sport horses. email@example.com.
For further information contact: Arno Linder; Tel: +49 2 01 5 71 88 VICAS winter conference: exploring the abdomen
73; Fax: +49 2 01 5 71 88 74; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. January 21-23, 2005 New Park Hotel, Kilkenny
ESFM feline conference Emma Tobin, UCD will present radiology and radiography of the
September 24 to 26 Burlington Hotel, Dublin abdomen. Other speakers are: Andrew Mackin, Mississippi State
Speakers: Mike Lappin, Colorado State University; Virginia Luis University; Jonathan Bray, Davies and White, UK; Sheila Brennan,
Fuentes, RVC, London; Carmel Mooney, UCD; Claudia Reusch, UCD; and Ronan Doyle, UCD. There will be a nurses programme
University of Zurich and Susanne Boroffka, University of Utrecht. and commercial exhibition on the Saturday. For more contact VICAS.
For more information see: www.fabcats.org. Veterinary Orthopaedic Society 32nd Annual Conference
BVA Congress March 5 to 12, 2005 Aspen, Colorado, USA
October 1 to 2 Cavendish Conference Centre, London, UK For further information see: www.vosdvm.org.
For further information see: www.bva.co.uk. 4th International Dairy Federation mastitis conference
29th WSAVA Veterinary Congress and 10th FECAVA European Congress June 12 to 15, 2005 Maastricht, the Netherlands
October 6 to 9 Rhodes, Greece
For more information see: www.hvms.gr/rhodes. Food Animal Group agm
International association of human-animal interaction organisations October 9 Fitzpatrick Bunratty Hotel
October 6 to 9 Scottish Exhibition Centre, Glasgow. For further information contact Veterinary Ireland.
The theme will be: people and animals: a timeless relationship. For
more see: www.iahaio.org.
CAVI conference 9 CVE credits Royal Veterinary College Control of Food Safety
October 8 to 9 Fitzpatrick Bunratty Hotel, Bunratty, Co Clare The Royal Veterinary College offers Distance Learning Courses for
Send details of suitable case studies to Ciaran Mellett, c/o CPD purposes, and will be holding a one day workshop on November
Conference Secretariat, CAVI annual conference, 76a Upper Georges 19 linked to a 35 hour short course on Control of Food Safety - Red
Street, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin. Tel: 01 230 2591; Fax: 01 230 Meat and Poultry. For more contact: JJack@RVC.AC.UK.
2594; E-mail: email@example.com.