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November 24, 2022
At AVBC’s November 2022 Council meeting, AVBC agreed that it would be willing to consider accepting a role as an independent national body representing veterinary nurses and technicians for the purpose of registration. Council also agreed to consult with the Australian Veterinary Nurse and Technician Registration Scheme (AVNAT) regarding the progression of the registration of veterinary nurses and technicians.
November 22, 2022
At AVBC’s November 2022 Council meeting, all members agreed to define an “impaired” veterinary practitioner to encourage harmonisation across multiple jurisdictions and help regulators consistently approach health issues.
October 31, 2022
AVBC is looking for an Operations Manager to support the Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee, routine and strategic finance/business management, human resources, policy and technology.
October 17, 2022
Priority processing of skills assessments has been temporarily suspended due to unprecedented demand.
October 12, 2022
The next available sitting of the Preliminary (MCQ) Examination will be on Friday 21 April 2023. The AVE Final (Clinical) Examinations are scheduled for 21-25 November 2022 and 5-9 December 2022.
August 30, 2022
The University of New England (UNE) is inviting applications for a PhD project supported by the NSW Veterinary Practitioners Board and endorsed by the AVBC on “The Epidemiology of Complaints about Veterinary Practitioner”.