Press Releases 2013
NAVC and Vetstream in online CPD partnership
4th October 2013
Online veterinary content specialist Vetstream and the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) have signed a five year agreement to create a dedicated online continuing professional development (CPD) platform to enable the NAVC to deliver CPD from its Conference, Institute and Expeditions direct to members of the veterinary practice team around the world at any time on any device.
Anniversary competition for Equis - iPad Mini and a year's subscription to be won
Equis, the world’s largest online clinical reference resource for equine veterinary care, is celebrating its 15th anniversary during September and October with a competition to win an iPad mini, plus a year's free subscription to Equis, Canis, Felis or Lapis.
Equis celebrates fifteenth anniversary with charity donation
4th September 2013
The world’s largest online point of care clinical reference resource for equine veterinary care, Equis is celebrating its 15th anniversary during September 2013. Vetstream, the online veterinary content specialist which provides the service, is marking the milestone with the donation of a year's free subscription to equine charity Animal Care in Egypt (ACE). It will also be demonstrating Equis on Stand F11 at BEVA Congress.
Vetacademy brings popular American VN CPD to the UK
23 June 2013
One of the most popular nursing CPD resources in the USA is being made available to UK vet nurses via Vetacademy, a service offered by online content supplier Vetstream, which provides e-learning modules and online videos in partnership with some of the world’s leading veterinary CPD providers.
Felis celebrates 15 years of support for feline veterinary care
19th June 2013
The world’s largest online clinical reference resource for cat-based small animal veterinary practices, Felis is celebrating its 15th anniversary during June 2013 with the launch of an enhanced website. To mark the milestone, Vetstream, the online content specialist which provides Felis, is also donating a subscription to feline charity Cats Protection.
Flexibility and convenience fuel e-learning growth, but interaction still matters - survey
7th May 2013
The flexibility and convenience of ‘e-learning’ is fuelling growth in this type of CPD with 60% of veterinary staff questioned in a recent survey saying they expect to conduct a greater proportion of their CPD in this form over the next 12 months. This contrasts with 21.1% who responded that they expected to increase the proportion of CPD they undertook face to face and 23.2% who said they expected to actually decrease it.
BSAVA poison CPD winner announced
15th April 2013
Carol Fee, Clinical Director of Surgery at the Zetland Veterinary Hospital in Bristol, has won a competition to correctly identify poisons at BSAVA Congress. She has won a series of CPD modules covering the most common types of animal poisoning.
‘Name your poison and win 10 CPD modules!’
5th April 2013
Online content supplier Vetstream is giving BSAVA Congress delegates the chance to win 10 free online CPD modules if they can answer three questions related to poisonings in dogs.
VPIS links up with Vetstream
22nd February 2013
The Veterinary Poisons Information Service (VPIS) has announced a collaboration with online content supplier Vetstream to develop a series of ten CPD modules covering the most common types of poisoning to animals. The modules will be hosted on Vetacademy, a Vetstream service which provides e-learning modules and online videos in partnership with some of the world’s leading veterinary CPD providers.