Honorary Positions

2004 - 2005: Board member (immediate past president) European Board of Veterinary Specialisation
2003 - 2004: President European Board of Veterinary Specialisation
2002 - 2004: Elected as Secretary European Veterinary Dental College
2002 - 2003: President Elect European Board of Veterinary Specialisation
2000 - 2008: Chair of EVDC (European Veterinary Dental College) Exam Committee
1999 - 2006: Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine
1999: Made Honorary Lifetime Member of British Veterinary Dental Association
1998 - 2000: Inaugural President European Veterinary Dental College
1998 - 2000: Exam committee, European Veterinary Dental College
1997: ongoing Council Member, Veterinary Oral Health Council
1996: Elected as Honorary Fellow of the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry
1996 - 1998: President European Veterinary Dental Society
1996 - 1998: Joint Chair, Founding Committee of European Veterinary Dental College
1995 - 1999: President British Veterinary Dental Association
1994 - ongoing: Board of Reviewers/Journal of Veterinary Dentistry
1994 - 1996: President Elect European Veterinary Dentistry Society
1991 - 1995: Course Organiser for the British Veterinary Dental Association

Miscellaneous

  1. Preface for Javier Collados Soto, Atlas visual de patologias dentales y orales en pequenos animals y exoticos. 2008
  2. RCVS examiner – Fellowship Thesis entitled ‘Metabolic bone disease as a possible cause of acquired dental disease in pet rabbits’ by Francis Harcourt-Brown, May 2006
  3. Chief examiner – PhD dissertation on ‘Periodontal Disease in Dogs’, Hanne Kortegaard, 3 September 2004, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  4. Organised Mock Exam for EVDC, October 2003, Pisa, Italy
  5. Attended the Hills European Symposium on Oral Care, 19th – 21st March 2003, Amsterdam
  6. Organised Mock Exam for EVDC, October 2002, Granada, Spain
  7. Factual expert School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis. CD’s “Home dental care for cats/dogs”. 2002
  8. Organised Mock Exam for EVDC, July 7th 2001, Velbert, Germany.
  9. Promotional TV for Pet Smile Month (in association with the BVDA). Appeared on National and local news programmes, ITV, BBC 24hour service, 1998.
  10. Chair, Organizing Committee for the Fifth World Veterinary Dental Congress held in Birmingham, UK on 1-3 April, 1997.
  11. Co-author, Continuing Education program in Veterinary Dentistry, series 1; modules 1,2 and 3, (Cd-i, audiotapes and manuals) Lifelearn Inc, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada.
  12. Scientific Chair for the Annual Meeting of the European Veterinary Dental Society in Bordeaux, France on 7 June 1996.
  13. Organizer and Scientific Chair for the Annual Meeting of the British Veterinary Dental Association in Birmingham, UK on 10 April 1996.
  14. Scientific Chair for the Annual Meeting of the European Veterinary Dental Society on 26 October 1995.
  15. National Representative World Veterinary Dental Council.
  16. Pharmacia & Upjohn Proveterinario Audiomagazine, 1996
  17. Featured in an article about veterinary dentistry in the Probe, 1995
  18. Featured in an article about unusual veterinarians in Harper’s & Queen, 1995
  19. Two five minute programs on veterinary dentistry on UK Living (satellite tv station), 1993 and 1994
  20. One five minute program on veterinary dentistry on British TV (ITV), 1992