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Clinical Associate - Anesthesiology Print
Thursday, 12 December 2019

Western College of Veterinary Medicine
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine is offering a permanent, full-time, clinical appointment in anesthesia.

Duties: Candidates will be assigned to clinical duty in anesthesia and will participate in case management of large and small animals, and supervision of final year veterinary students during clinical rotations. The successful candidate will not be expected to participate in didactic teaching but may be required to participate in laboratory instruction of second and third year veterinary students. There is an allotment of twenty days of vacation. After-hours duties will be shared with residents and other clinicians in the anesthesia section on a shiftwork basis.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a DVM degree (or equivalent) and must be eligible for licensure within the province of Saskatchewan. Ideally, individuals should have completed an approved veterinary anesthesia residency and be eligible to take the ECVAA or ACVAA Board examination or have gained either certification.

A DVM with at least 2 years general practice experience or a rotating internship and willing to be trained to provide quality anesthesia and postoperative care in small and large animals, will also be considered.

Salary: The starting salary will be commensurate with education and experience. In addition, the successful candidate will be eligible for participation in the Clinical Earnings Supplement of the W.C.V.M. for after-hours work. Licensing fees for the province of Saskatchewan will be covered.

Applications will be considered until the position is filled. Please send a curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, photocopies of degrees and other credentials, and the names and email and mailing addresses of three references to:

Dr. Vikram Misra, Department Head
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Western College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5B4
Fax: (306)966-7174
Telephone: (306)966-7086
E-mail: wcvm_sacs_staff@usask.ca

For more information please contact Dr. Barbara Ambros (barbara.ambros@usask.ca) or Dr. Shannon Beazley (shannon.beazley@usask.ca).

The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Residency Position Print
Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Residency Position in Veterinary Anaesthesia & Analgesia, starting March 1st or upon agreement.

The Section of Anaesthesiology at the Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland is offering a standard residency position in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (European College) starting March 1st or upon agreement.

The residency position is a 3 years (optional 4th year) program designed to provide advanced clinical training in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. The program permits the resident to achieve the requirements to become a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (ECVAA).

The ideal applicant is a veterinarian who has at least completed a one year rotating internship or equivalent private practice experience (2 years). Further we expect good interpersonal communications skills and a team oriented personality.

Our program is guided by 6 ECVAA diplomats, with input from specialists boarded in all relevant clinical and non-clinical colleges. Beside the 6 ECVAA diplomats the anaesthesia team is composed of 2 anaesthesia clinicians, 5 residents, 3 doctorants and 4 technicians.

Our hospital caseload provides training opportunities across a wide range of species, with emphasis on large and small companion animals as well as food animals.

Applicants should speak German or be willing to learn so.

Interested applicants should submit an E-mail containing a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and two letters of reference to:
Prof. Dr. med. vet. PhD Regula Bettschart-Wolfensberger
Winterhurerstr. 258 c
8057 Zurich
Switzerland
Tel: 0041 44 635 84 77
E-mail: rbettschart@vetclinics.uzh.ch

Closing date: January 15th 2020

Interviews: January/February 2020

Lecturer Print
Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anaesthesia at Cambridge University

Applications are invited for the role of University Lecturer or University Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anaesthesia, available from 1 March 2020. This is an exciting opportunity for you to provide academic leadership in anaesthesia in the Department, in order to re-invigorate research in anaesthesia through collaboration with colleagues, and to develop new research directions. The individual appointed is expected to achieve and sustain a clear national and international profile in research and in the clinical practices of anaesthesia. The Department has a long history of outstanding research and clinical excellence in anaesthesia: many leading academic anaesthetists undertook their PhD and/or specialist training in the Department, and this post is an exciting opportunity to capitalise on this reputation.

You must be a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying you for membership; be an active Diplomate of the European or American College of Veterinary An[a]esthesia and Analgesia; have a PhD in a relevant area; have undergraduate and postgraduate teaching experience in lecturing and small group teaching; and have a track record in research and publication.

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Anaesthetist Print
Friday, 06 December 2019

Anderson Moores is a busy, multiple-disciplinary, referral-only small animal hospital in Hampshire, UK. We currently accept referrals in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, cardiology, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, anaesthesia, pain management and physiotherapy. Our Specialist clinicians are supported by a team of highly qualified registered veterinary nurses, nursing assistants and interns. We have a varied caseload of unusual and interesting cases and a close-knit enthusiastic team. We continue to expand our clinical services and believe in a collaborative approach to challenging cases with a strong emphasis on quality of care.

We are now seeking an additional anaesthetist to join our friendly and enthusiastic team. They will join a team of four anaesthesia clinicians, including three ECVAA diplomates, one residency-trained anaesthetist and two ECVAA residents.

We strongly support ongoing training and CPD and as a member of our team you will receive a competitive salary and a benefits package which includes private health care, reimbursement of pet insurance and a company pension scheme. Anderson Moores is located in the beautiful Hampshire countryside just outside the historic city of Winchester, which is only 50 minutes from London by train. Southampton airport, the Solent and the New Forest and South Downs national parks are all on our doorstep.

To be considered for this role, candidates must be:
MRCVS or hold a veterinary degree registrable with the RCVS
Eligible to work in the United Kingdom
Be an ECVAA or ACVAA specialist in veterinary anaesthesia or have completed an ECVAA or ACVAA approved anaesthesia residency programme

Please submit your CV and letter of interest, together with the name/contact details of two references to: recruitment@andersonmoores.com. For informal enquiries please contact Karla Borland (karla.borland@andersonmoores.com) or Matt Gurney (Matt.Gurney@andersonmoores.com).

Residency position Print
Wednesday, 04 December 2019

The Royal Veterinary College, University of London, UK, offers three year training programmes that fulfils the credential requirements of the European of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia. All Residents are also registered for a Master's degree in Veterinary Medicine. Residents will be supported by a team of six ECVAA Diplomates, one double ECVAA / ACVAA Diplomate, two experienced staff clinicians and twelve anaesthesia nurses. An anaesthesia service is provided for the full range of disciplines in the Queen Mother Hospital for Animals (QMHA), as well as for the Equine Referral Hospital (ERH) and Farm Animal service. Residents will be able to develop their clinical anaesthesia and analgesia skills allowing them to successfully manage both routine and complex cases in a wide variety of species, as well as becoming adept at coping with complications.

There is a large clinical component to the programme but you will also be involved in student teaching and clinical research. Residents will have the opportunity to spend time with other clinical disciplines within the RVC and you will be expected to develop a thorough knowledge of the natural course and therapeutics of medical and surgical diseases in the practice of veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia.

You will also need to understand the problems encountered in the application of diagnostic techniques such as radiographic procedures, ultrasound scanning and MR imaging, and the influence of anaesthetic methods on these problems.

All applicants must be eligible for full Membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). Non-EU citizens are welcome to apply for the Residency. If English is not your first language, you need to submit your English test results with your application. For the Residency programme, you must attain 7 in IELTS (Academic) with no element below 6.5. Applicants who do not meet the language requirements will not be considered.

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 4th January 2020

INTERVIEW DATE: Tuesday 11th February 2020

if you have any queries about the Anaesthesia programme please contact Dr Kata Veres-Nyeki (kveresnyeki@rvc.ac.uk) or Dr Ludovic Pelligand (lpelligand@rvc.ac.uk).

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