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Veterinary Alumni Celebration 2020

12:00pm - 11:59pm / Saturday 7th March 2020
Type: Reunion / Category: Department / Series: Alumni
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  • Admission: The celebration dinner on Saturday evening is £45pp and includes a welcome drink, three course meal, half a bottle of wine and evening entertainment. Limited free student tickets available.
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The University of Liverpool Veterinary Alumni Association are holding their annual alumni celebration in Liverpool on Saturday 7 March 2020.

Veterinary alumni are invited to attend for a day of activity, including a keynote speaker, the annual ULVAA AGM and finishing with a dinner dance reception in the evening.

If you are organising a veterinary reunion this is a great opportunity to incorporate your planned event with wider veterinary alumni activity.

Tickets sold as follows:
Saturday 7 March: There is no charge for the Saturday daytime activities. The celebration dinner on Saturday evening is £45pp and includes a welcome drink, three course meal, half a bottle of wine and evening entertainment

Thanks to kind sponsorship there are a limited number of free tickets available for students on a first come first serve basis.

The provisional timetable of activities is as follows:

Saturday 7 March
Free time in the morning. Optional tours of the University of Liverpool campus can be booked upon request.
12.30pm - Tea, coffee and biscuits at The Liner Hotel
1.30pm - Research Round-up; a chance to hear about some of the exciting research taking place at the University including 'The obesity epidemic: an equine perspective' by Harry Carslake, Senior Lecturer in Equine Medicine and a talk by Dr Nicola Beesley (2009), researcher in veterinary parasitology entitled 'The ‘omics revolution: an example from veterinary parasitology'.
3.30pm - The Barrie Edwards Memorial Lecture, delivered by UoL alumna Ebony Escalona (BVSc 2009), founder of Vets: Stay, Go, Diversify.
4.30pm - University of Liverpool Veterinary Alumni Association (ULVAA) Annual General Meeting
7pm - Pre-dinner drinks reception
7:30pm - Celebration dinner with entertainment from The Definite Article

There will be an informal pub crawl around Liverpool city centre on the evening of Friday 6 March. If you would like to come along please contact Robin Hargreaves via:

For more information please contact:

We look forward to seeing you in Liverpool!


We would like to take this chance to give a special thanks to our sponsors Medivet and CVS.