28 Nov 2020

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The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Edinburgh, has won the veterinary school of the year award category of the 2020 Global Animal Welfare Awards, which are run jointly with the World Veterinary Association and Ceva Animal Health. The award recognises the teaching and training activities of the Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare Education. The centre provides teaching and training activities in animal welfare at undergraduate and postgraduate level for the veterinary school and contributes to student engagement in animal welfare. The school also organises numerous outreach projects for vets and organisations on a global scale.

Roberto La Ragione deputy head of the University of Surrey’s School of Veterinary Medicine, has been awarded an RCVS honorary associateship, recognising his considerable impact on the veterinary sector. Gaining his PhD on the pathogenesis of Escherichia coli infection in poultry, he is now an international authority on veterinary microbiology, and...