External Courses and Events

21/11/2019 An introduction to External Skeletal fixators £200.00
06/03/2020 09:00 General Practitioner Advanced Certificate in Small Animal Orthopaedics Three European locations in three blocks of 5 days – Cremona (Italy), Madrid (Spain) and Sheffield Full Programme £11,995.00 + VAT Or Direct Debit option over 12 monthly payments

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BVOA CPD 21st November 2019

"An introduction to External Skeletal Fixation". 

Great for those wishing to learn basic techniques. There are a combination of lectures and practical exercises run by members of the BVOA committee.

21st November 2019, Cardiff Hilton Hotel, Kingsway, Greyfriars Rd, Cardiff. CF10 3HH

£200 for a full day on the day before the BVOA Autumn Meeting.

Full programme details here

Registration form here

Autumn meeting 2019 22-24th November

Venue - Cardiff Hilton Hotel,Kingsway, Greyfriars Rd, Cardiff.CF10 3HH

Theme - "The Evolution of Implants in Clinical Practice"

For further information (including social events) click here

Final scientific programme here

Registration form here

Spring meeting 2020


Hilton Metropole Hotel. B40 1PP