Simon Doherty's Blog

May
16

Mental Health Awareness Week: Veterinary wellbeing, a personal blog

Posted on May 16, 2018 by Simon Doherty

Simon Doherty - BVA Junior Vice-President - gives a personal account of his own experiences with mental health as part of our Mental Health Awareness Week blog series.

May
08

Vets: Stay, Go or Diversify LIVE – reflections on an inspirational weekend

Posted on May 08, 2018 by Simon Doherty

BVA Junior Vice President, Simon Doherty, reflects on his experience at the recent Vets: Stay, Go or Diversify LIVE event.

May
04

Disease surveillance - animal health and the border in Ireland

Posted on May 04, 2018 by Simon Doherty

As BVA publishes its vision for disease surveillance across the UK, BVA Junior Vice President, Simon Doherty, explores why an all-island approach to animal health and disease on the island of Ireland is paramount as the UK leaves the EU.

Nov
03

A One Health profession

Posted on November 03, 2017 by Simon Doherty

BVA Junior Vice President, Simon Doherty, marks International One Health Day with an insight into One Health initiatives taking place at local, national and global level.

Aug
16

A veterinary career outside of general practice

Posted on August 16, 2016 by Simon Doherty

There are days when I really have to pinch myself when I get off the Gatwick Express and walk up Victoria Street, in the heart of Westminster, towards Westminster Abbey, with the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye in the background – this wasn’t part of the plan when I graduated from vet school!