BSAVA returns to Scotland for two-day CPD event

21 June 2023


BSAVA Alba 2023 returns for another year in Falkirk, Scotland, with tickets now on sale for the two-day event taking place on 22nd – 23rd September at the MacDonald Inchyra Hotel in Polmont, near Falkirk.

Open to all in the veterinary profession, the event promises to deliver up to ten hours of CPD, over a range of topics such as orthopaedics, ECC, medicine, wellbeing, and education. There will also be practical sessions to attend on both days on transfusions, CPR, and physio.

Speakers include:

  • Ross Allan – Clinical Director of Referrals at Pets ‘n’ Vets, Glasgow
  • Dr Rosie Allister – Vetlife and researcher at the University of Edinburgh
  • Lara Brunori – ECVECC Small Animal Residency at Vets Now 24/7 Pet Emergency Hospital, Glasgow
  • Emily Gorman – Senior ECC nurse and phlebotomist for the Pet Blood Bank
  • Tobias Grave – ECC at Veterinary Specialists Scotland
  • Professor Danièlle A. Gunn-Moore – Professor in Feline Medicine at Royal Dick School of Veterinary Studies and The Roslin Institute
  • Luis Santos – Senior Clinician in veterinary anaesthesia at the University of Glasgow
  • Charlotte Swarbrick – Senior Veterinary Physiotherapist and Teaching Associate
  • Paul Wood – Programme Director for the veterinary school at Scotland’s Rural College

The event gives delegates the opportunity to network with industry representatives such as IDEXX, Elanco and Royal Canin in the exhibition, as well as social events such as the Ceilidh at our annual BSAVA PetSavers Gala Dinner on Friday evening.

Sarah Fitzpatrick, Head of Partnerships and Events at BSAVA said: “We are delighted to be heading back to our Scottish region for another year with BSAVA Alba. The event truly promises something for the whole profession and is a great opportunity for delegates to not only get CPD, but to meet others within our community in Scotland.”

Prices start at £85 +VAT for a day pass, with early bird rates offered to both BSAVA members and non-members until 27th July. Additional discounts are available when sending the whole practice team.

To view the full programme and purchase your ticket, visit the BSAVA Alba website.