Join your local BVA Young Vet Network

Want to connect with other graduate vets in your local area, share your career experiences, and benefit from the knowledge and support of the wider young vet community? 

That’s what the BVA Young Vet Network offers you for the first 8 years of your career. Joining one of our 29 regional Young Vet Network groups will give you the support you need to grow and thrive in your career, with opportunities ranging from CPD and clinical talks to social events including informal dinners and pub catch-ups.

Kindly supported by VDS.

Events

Date Event Location
21 May
Hertfordshire Young Vet Network: Schedule 3 procedures with Jane Davidson St Albans
22 May
Manchester Young Vet Network: Diseases of travelling dogs
Manchester
3 Jun
East Midlands Young Vet Network: Warts and all: how to love your vet career
Derby
11 Jul
East Midlands Young Vet Network: Belvoir Brewery Tour
Leicestershire
7 Sep
VDS Graduate Reunion
Royal Veterinary College
14 Sept
East Midlands Young Vet Network: Greyhound Racing evening
Nottingham
21 Sep
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Glasgow
3 Oct
East Midlands Young Vet Network: “What they don’t teach you in vet school”
Nottingham
5 Oct
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Nottingham
26 Oct
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Liverpool
2 Nov
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Cambridge
16 Nov
VDS Graduate Reunion University College Dublin
18 Nov
East Midlands Young Vet Network: Ice skating and end of year social
Tamworth
23 Nov
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Bristol
7 Dec
VDS Graduate Reunion University of Edinburgh

To find out what's happening in your area contact your local Young Vet Network group. If there isn't a group in your area and you'd like to start one, contact Sharleni for more information sharlenii@bva.co.uk

Young Vet Network groups

Channel Islands

Jersey Max Hannan
Guernsey
Lucy Le Cocq

East of England


Cambridge Emma Peacock
Norfolk Sophie Brown and Tom Hume
Essex
Grace Harman
Suffolk
Aimee Hamilton 

East Midlands

Lincolnshire Rep Vacancy Available
East Midlands Chloe Roberts

London

London William Chandler
Thames Valley Leo Packham

North East

North East Kirsty Keron and Kaz Strycharczyk  

North West

Manchester
Abbie Dalton
Lancashire 
Lydia Rimmer and Tiffany Horn

South East

Kent Rebecca Molloy
Hertfordshire
Jenna Hill and Amy Barstow
Sussex
Anna Gerard, Katie Smith and Imogen Matilda
Thames Valley Leo Packham
Oxfordshire
Tash Jameson, Diana Kennedy, Millie Cox

South West

Bristol Charlie Folkes
Bournemouth and Dorset
Rebecca Bostock and Emma James
Cornwall Fiona Tomczynska
Western Counties