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CC Congress 2019

Day One

Talk 1: Motivation – SVN to RVN, Every Step of the Way Louise Northway VNCert(ECC) Ncert(Anaesth) RVN, Wendover Heights Veterinary Centre
Talk 2: Make the Most of Your Placement Student Nadine Thomson MCI, MInstLM, Placement Liaison Manager, The College of Animal Welfare
Talk 3: It’s Not the Job You Do, It’s How You Do the Job Kathy Kissick MA Ed Cert Ed RVN, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
Talk 4: Supporting Your Student Through to Competency Victoria Page BSc(Hons) RVN, The College of Animal Welfare
Talk 5: Veterinary Nurse Apprenticeship Standard Approved for Delivery Dr Erwin Hohn BVSc BA(Hons) MBA FCMI MRCVS, Chairman - Veterinary Nurse Trailblazer

Day Two

Talk 1: VN Futures Julie Dugmore RVN & Jill Macdonald RVN Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)
Talk 2: Forging Ahead - Tailoring Your Coaching Style for Optimal Outcomes Alison Lambert BVSc CMRS MRCVS, Onswitch
Talk 3: Life Learning – How to Teach so People Hear You Libby Kemkaran-Thompson MA Vet MB MRCVS, Vet Dynamics
Talk 4: Who Wore it Best? Exam Technique, Skill Level or Knowledge Base – Which Matters Most? Jane Davidson MA RVN IQA GradDipVN DTLLS PgCert Clin Ed, Educator & social media blogger #planetrvn
Talk 5: RCVS Mind Matters Initiative - How to Get Involved Lizzie Lockett, RCVS Mind Matters Initiative

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TP Congress 2018

Day One

Talk 1: RCVS: Addressing issues and driving change Julie Dugmore
Talk 2: The Veterinary Defence Society Ltd: Getting help in the veterinary profession Kirsty Sturman
Talk 3: Surviving or Thriving? Debbie Frost | Source: The RSA - Brené Brown on Empathy
Talk 4: The Nursing Progress Log: Challenge your creativity! Hilary Orpet
Talk 5: Lead by Example Anne-Marie Svendsen

Day Two

Talk 1: Inspiring the Next Generation: Coaching your students to success Christine Kirkby
Talk 2: CPD: Lifelong learning for veterinary nurses Debbie Gray
Talk 3: Resilience: Learning how to cope and bounce back when things become overwhelming Shari Khan
Talk 4: OSCE Success: Practice makes perfect! Stacey Bullock
Talk 5: Motivational Mapping: Plan your route to success! Bevis Moynan

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TP Congress 2017

Day One

Talk 1: VN Futures: Where is the profession heading? Julie Dugmore
Talk 2: A little progress each day adds up to big results Kirsty Smith
Talk 3: All students can learn and succeed, just not on the same day in the same way Nina De Franco
Talk 4: Manage stress before it manages you Anne-Marie Svendsen Aylott
Talk 5: Law school for clinical coaches Robert Pragnell
Talk 6: Mind full or mindful? Bevis Moynan

Day Two

Talk 1: Time flies but you’re the pilot Karen Froud-Murray
Talk 2: The final hurdle Julie Cory
Talk 3: Proceeding to plan the procedures Lisa Thompson
Talk 4: Putting the ‘signs’ into assignment writing Louise Buckley
Talk 5: VetSkill futures VetSkill
Talk 6: Success is led by the power of communication Helen Tottey

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TP Congress 2016

Day One

Talk 1: Those were the days! Kathy Kissick
Talk 2: Rings are for doughnuts not skin prep Rob Watkins
Talk 3: Persuading your partners: How to get your team on your side Carolyne Crowe
Talk 4: Simulations, Evidence and the NPL - What to do when you don't have the right case Lucy Bellwood
Talk 5: Vet Skill Ltd Greg Warman
Talk 6: Work-Life Balance: How do you make yours work for you? Carolyne Crowe

Day Two

Talk 1: Not available Vicky Hedges
Talk 2: RCVS Update Julie Dugmore
Talk 3: Essential coaching tips - Putting the 'coach' in your 'clinical coaching' Anne-Marie Svendsen Aylott
Talk 4: The RCVS Health Protocol Gemma Kingswell
Talk 5: Take charge of change - How to make things better in your practice Anne-Marie Svendsen Aylott

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TP Congress 2015

Day One – Monday 16 March 2015

Talk 1: OSCEs: Top Ten Troubleshooting Tips Julie Cory
Talk 2: “My Kingdom for a Horse!”: Your Student and the Equine NPL Caroline Blake
Talk 3: You Be the DC: Discussing (Hypothetical) Disciplinary Cases Gemma Kingswell
Q&A Panel Delegate Questions
Talk 4: How to Prevent a ‘Difficult’ Student Helen Frewin
Talk 5: RCVS Update Julie Dugmore
Talk 6: The Hidden Curriculum - The Unwritten Rules of the Veterinary Profession Liz Mossop
Talk 7: PSS Update Jacqui Molyneaux
Q&A Panel Delegate Questions

Day Two – Tuesday 17 March 2015

Talk 1: NPL - Maintaining Progress and Keeping to Schedule Marie Jones
Talk 2: City & Guilds Update City & Guilds
Talk 3: Can You ‘Cure’ a ‘Difficult’ Student? Helen Frewin
Talk 4: Time Management for Veterinary Nurses Anne-Marie Aylott
Q&A Panel Delegate Questions
Talk 5: Veterinary Nursing and the New RCVS Charter Julie Dugmore
Talk 6: What Can You Do in Half an Hour? Caroline Blake
Talk 7: Helping your Student Write a Nursing Care Plan Claire Defries
Talk 8: Spoonfeeding or Leading? Leadership and the Clinical Coach Anne-Marie Aylott
Q&A Panel Delegate Questions

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TP Congress 2014

Day One – Monday 17 March 2014

Talk 1: City & Guilds Update: The Year in Veterinary Nurse Education City & Guilds
Talk 2: *RCVS Update: 2014, The Year of the Veterinary Nurse Kathy Kissick
Talk 3: Six Months at the RCVS with Julie Dugmore, Head of Veterinary Nursing Julie Dugmore
Talk 4: *Horses for Courses: What You Need to Know about Equines in Education Elizabeth Figg
Talk 5: *Difficult Conversations: How to Say the Hard Stuff Helen Frewin
Talk 6: *Building a Professional Relationship With Your Student Helen Frewin

Day Two – Tuesday 18 March 2014

Talk 1: *Preparing Your Students (and Yourself) for the OSCE Examination Jane Davidson
Talk 2: *Help, I’ve Got an Assignment! Academic Writing in 1500 Words for VNs Charlotte Pace
Talk 3: The Importance of Professional Indemnity for VNs Michael Stanford
Talk 4: Clinical Governance: What is it and Why Should VNs Care? Pam Mosedale
Talk 5: *Helping Your Students with Setting Goals Anne-Marie Aylott
Talk 6: *Motivation and Demotivation – Gearing up for Success Anne-Marie Aylott

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Head Nurse Congress 2019

Day One

Talk 1: Management Apprenticeships for Head Nurses Melanie Young VP-AS and Leslie Heaton-Smith VP-CS, The College of Animal Welfare Coming soon
Talk 2: Are You Ready to Manage? Becky Reissing RVN, VetPartners Coming soon
Talk 3: Effective Strategies for Purposeful and Inclusive Practice Meetings Dan Tipney, VetLed Coming soon
Talk 4: Managing the Millennial Generation... Why Are They so Different? Lucy Montague BSc(Hons) GradDipVN RVN, Fitzpatrick Referrals Coming soon
Talk 5: Pet Bereavement: Ways of Retaining Your Client and Supporting Your Team Diane James, Blue Cross Pet Bereavement Support Service Manager Coming soon
Talk 6: The Return to Work Journey – Supporting Individuals and Their Teams Liz Barton MA, VetMB, MRCVS, Vetsnet CIC Coming soon

Day Two

Talk 1: VN Futures Jill Macdonald RVN, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) Coming soon
Talk 2: Lead RVN: A Complex Role Gillian Page BSc RVN Cert (B&PS), Veterinary Management Group Coming soon
Talk 3: Dealing with Recruitment Challenges - Reward, Develop and Maintain Your Team Margaret Burnside FInstLM, MIoD, CAKE People Development Coming soon
Talk 4: What Did You Just Say? The Communication Monkey in the Team and How to Get the Best out of Your Practice Dynamic Libby Kemkaran-Thompson MA VetMB MRCVS, Vet Dynamics Coming soon
Talk 5: Doing Better by Working Smarter Niki Warren RVN, Onswitch Coming soon

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Head Nurse Congress 2018

Day One

Talk 1: GDPR is Just a Week Away: Have you covered all your bases? Dr Charlie Barton
Talk 2: Who do you think you are? Libby Kemkaran-Thompson
Talk 3: Prioritising Staff Well-being Debbie Frost
Talk 4: How to find the right person for the job and keep them! Robert Schuler
Talk 5: Everything Doesn’t Always go to Plan Sarah Verzijl
Talk 6: Behind Leadership: Creating personal meaning and impact Anne-Marie Svendsen Aylott
Q&A

Day Two

Talk 1: KPIs: Measuring the health of your practice Georgina Hills
Talk 2: Customer Service: It’s not just all about customers! Alison Pyatt
Talk 3: Who’s to Blame? Defending your reputation Dr Catherine Oxtoby
Talk 4: Unfollow the Leader! Melanie Young
Talk 5: Lifelong Learning: Where are you heading? Debbie Gray
Talk 6: NLP Coaching Bevis Moynan
Q&A

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Head Nurse Congress 2017

Day One

Talk 1: Making your team shine Simon Atack
Talk 2: Taking charge of challenging staff members Wendy Smith
Talk 3: Together everyone achieves more Karen Froud Murray
Q&A panel
Talk 4: Managing change Sam Anthony
Talk 5: How to be a supportive head nurse in times of need Bevis Moynan
Talk 6: Managing up Helen Frewin
Q&A panel

Day Two

Talk 1: 11 ways to get leadership and management awesomeness Erwin Hohn
Talk 2: Vetskill futures Barbara Drysdale
Talk 3: Managing and resolving conflict and clashes Helen Tottey
Q&A panel
Talk 4: Dealing with complaints Julie Beacham
Talk 5: Creating positive discipline Wendy Smith
Talk 6: Mastering meetings Lauren Todd
Q&A panel

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Head Nurse Congress 2016

Day One

Talk 1: Spinning Plates: Effectively balancing your management and daily work Benson & Co
Talk 2: Managing Social Media as a Head Nurse Susie Samuel, Vet Help Direct
Talk 3: Dealing with ‘Difficult’ People: How to keep calm and carry on! Sarah Page Jones, SPJ Consulting
Talk 4: Help, I’m a Head Nurse! Now what? Renay Rickard
Talk 5: Evidence-Based Management Sarah Page Jones, SPJ Consulting
Talk 6: Will Your Clients Recommend You? Greg Warman, Warman Business Consulting

Day One

Talk 1: Time Management for Head Nurses Anne-Marie Aylott, Purple Cat Coaching
Talk 2: The Veterinary Nurse’s Role in Pet Wellness Libby Sheridan, Mojo Consultancy
Talk 3: Employment Law for the Head Nurse Catherine Hare, Citation Employment Law
Talk 4: Turning Brainstorming into Innovation Greg Dickens, Innovia Technology
Talk 5: Fishing for Unicorns: Hunting for good help in the veterinary world Mark Hedberg, Vets4Pets Joint Venture Partner

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Head Nurse Congress 2015

Day One - Thursday 14 May 2015

Talk 1: Mind The Gap: What to do when you become the boss Ben Benson, General Manager, Benson & Co PDF
Talk 2: Cash is King: Where did all these bad debts come from? Ian Thompson, IPT Practice Management PDF
Talk 3: Motivation and Demotivation: Gearing your team up for success Ben Benson, General Manager, Benson & Co PDF
Q&A Panel Multiple speakers
Talk 4: Making Work Meaningful: How your day to day tasks fit into the big picture Philip Lowndes, CEO, Zealworks Training PDF
Talk 5: Fight Club: Managing conflict and preventing bullying in your team Ian Thompson, IPT Practice Management PDF
Talk 6: Negotiation Skills: Why cooperation and compromise aren’t dirty words! Philip Lowndes, CEO, Zealworks Training PDF
Q&A Panel Multiple speakers

Day Two - Friday 15 May 201

Talk 1: Recruiting for Your Vet Business: How to find (and keep!) a really great hire Helen Frewin, Talent Director, Totem Consulting PDF
Talk 2: The Case for Nurse Consults: They’re not just cheap vets Helen Tottey, Trainer, Onswitch Ltd. PDF
Talk 3: Branding Yourself and Your Vet Practice: What does marketing have to do with management? Rachel Crowe, Veterinary Marketing Consultant PDF
Q&A Panel Multiple speakers
Talk 4: How to Fix Things When You’re the Minion, Not the Manager Helen Frewin, Talent Director, Totem Consulting PDF
Talk 5: Customer Satisfaction vs Customer Experience: What’s the difference and how do we make that happen? Helen Tottey, Trainer, Onswitch Ltd. PDF
Talk 6: Can Clinical Skills be Management Skills? Mark Hedberg, Short Course Manager, The College of Animal Welfare PDF
Q&A Panel Multiple speakers

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