Is EMS up to the mark?

Clark, Kathryn
October 2009
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;10/31/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 18, p520
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the need to change the extramural studies (EMS) approach in the field of undergraduate veterinary education in Great Britain. During the British Veterinary Association (BVA) meeting, speaker Ian Beamish emphasized that the length of EMS placements practiced by the universities must be well apply to the students on clinical skills. Veterinary practitioners Barry Johnson, Bill Reilly and Andrew Parker have questioned the effectiveness of the approach presented by Beamish.


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