Autumn meeting 2018

Stratford Upon Avon

Ettington Chase Hotel

Pre conference CPD day  - Thursday 22nd November 2018

“Plates and screws – an introduction”

BVOA are pleased to present a whole day combined lecture and practical (synbone) CPD event for veterinary surgeons who are interested in learning about using plates and screws, both the principles and practical applications, for the management of some common limb fractures in the dog and cat. Taught by RCVS specialists, Diplomates and AVP's, this course will run the day before the BVOA Autumn Scientific Meeting  in Stratford Upon Avon. The event, heavily subsidised by BVOA and kindly sponsored by Veterinary Instrumentation offers quality, high quality practical CPD at a very affordable cost. Delegate numbers will be limited to maintain a high delegate / tutor ratio in the practical sessions and early booking is advised.

Whole day cost including lunch is £200

Main meeting- 23rd-25th November 2018

Spine and pelvis"

Programme here


Harry Scott, Andrew Worth, Colin Driver, Nicola Kulendra, Dominic Barfield.

Peter Bates (human speaker)

A stimulating weekend in prospect. The wide range of experienced speakers include, neurologists, soft tissue surgeons and experienced orthopaedic surgeons. Many aspects of pelvic and spinal disease will be discussed.

There will also be a forum to discuss specialist qualifications in the future.

Peter Bates will give us an insight from the human world – Poly trauma and pelvic fractures!

The social events include a visit to The Royal Shakespeare Theatre and a gala dinner at the British Motor Museum.

To register for these meetings please contact Rachel on

Spring meeting 2019

Birmingham Hilton Metropole

Wednesday 3rd April 2019

Topic:- TBA