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“Imagine how much you could learn being one to one with a specialist surgeon while you perform an operation - well now you can”.

About the programmes

Following on from the success of 2016, The University of Nottingham CPD Education Centre are proud to offer a series of five Masterclass courses for 2017.

These one and two day courses are delivered by experts in their respective fields and cover small animal orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery and internal medicine.

The courses will continue to be delivered at the superb facilities at the Vesalius Clinical Training Centre, Bristol and at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire.

Rob White
Professor Rob White BSc (Hons) BVetMed CertVA DSAS (Soft Tissue) DiplECVS FRCVS
Rob White graduated from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in 1989 and worked in general practice for a short time before completing a residency in soft tissue surgery and anaesthesia at the RVC.

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Rob was Head of Soft Tissue Surgery at Davies White Veterinary Specialists from 1998 to 2004 before setting up his own referral business, providing his surgical services on a peripatetic basis to veterinary practices, referral centres and universities on a national basis. Rob joined Willows Veterinary Centre and Referral Service in 2009 to establish a referral soft tissue surgery service.

In 2002 Rob was awarded the BSAVA Simon Award for outstanding contributions to veterinary surgery. He has held the positions of Honorary Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Surgery within the Department of Clinical Veterinary Science at the University of Bristol (2006-2009) and Honorary Professor of Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery at the University of Nottingham (2006-2015). He joined Willows Veterinary Centre and Referral Service in 2009 to establish a referral soft tissue surgery service. Rob was appointed Professor of Small Animal Surgery within the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham in 2015.

Rob is well recognised as one of the UK’s leading experts in soft tissue surgery and has extensive experience in all aspects of small animal surgery. He has developed a number of novel surgical procedures for the successful management of both respiratory and cardiovascular diseases in the dog and cat. He is committed to the pursuit of clinical excellence and highly values his role as a highly experienced, leading surgical clinical educator.




Course application

The courses will be held in two geographical locations:
The Vesalius Clinical Training Centre in Bristol and The School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire.

Each course is restricted to a maximum of ten delegates and potential delegates will be asked to provide a brief relevant resume of their surgical experience as part of the course application process.

Informal enquires can be made via the CPD Manager, Ruth Readyhoof, on 0115 9516647.

Potential applicants should provide a relevant but brief resume of experience addressed to Ruth Readyhoof, CPD Manager, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire LE12 5RD or by email to ruth.readyhoof@nottingham.ac.uk
 

Contact

Ruth Readyhoof (CPD Officer) 
t:  +44 (0) 115 951 6647 
@NottinghamVets  
 
 
 

Veterinary CPD Education Centre

School of Veterinary Medicine and Science
University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Leicestershire, LE12 5RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 6647
email: veterinary-cpd@nottingham.ac.uk