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Looking after interns and residents
  1. James Swann,
  2. Clive Elwood and
  3. Celia Marr
  1. Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7FY
  2. The Old Schoolhouse, 23 Church Road, Little Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire SG13 8LY
  3. President, BCVSp, Rossdales Equine Hospital and Diagnostic Centre, Cotton End Road, Exning, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7NN
  1. email: info{at}

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We were interested to read the article regarding Grit scores of interns and the subsequent correspondence (VR, 19 January 2019, vol 184, pp 99-100).1

The British College of Veterinary Specialists (BCVSp) is a charity whose membership is open to all those who hold diplomas or RCVS Specialist status. Since 2018, residents completing an approved programme may obtain associate membership. Our primary aim is to educate the public on the potential benefits of veterinary specialist care when this is advised by a primary care veterinary surgeon.

As a secondary aim, we support best practice in transdisciplinary aspects of specialist care, including training and …

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