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Is our divided profession a profession in decline?
  1. R. E. W. Halliwell, MA, VetMB, PhD, MRCVS1
  1. 1 2a Ainslie Place, Edinburgh EH3 6AR
  1. Professor Halliwell is a past-president of the RCVS and former Dean of the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Edinburgh


Richard Halliwell is concerned by criticisms of the veterinary profession in the recent select committee report on a new Veterinary Surgeons Act. He fears that a lack of leadership and division within the veterinary profession may have contributed to loss of influence, and makes some suggestions for putting that right.

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