This is an online course running every month
Our unique online and interactive CPD courses:
The Forensic Process aims to prepare veterinary staff for the possibility of forensic involvement in animal abuse and welfare cases, across the two main strands of exposure: formal referral and in-practice concerns.
Watch the VS Course introductory video for more details. (Don’t worry, the human body is a model!)
During the course, participants will:
The course is facilitated by Samantha Pickles and David Martin with contributions from experts across a range of disciplines.
Dr Samantha Pickles, BSc (Hons) MSc PGCE MCSFS FLS FRES, Lead Forensic Scientist with Forensic Access.
Samantha has been a forensic scientist since 2002 and has been cross-trained within Biology, Drugs and Ecology departments. She has conducted hundreds of laboratory, scene and mortuary examinations. With extensive casework experience across a range of forensic and medical case types, she is regularly involved in multi-disciplinary investigations and delivering forensic training for professional practice.
Dr David Martin BVSc MRCVS, Clinical Director of the Brownlow Veterinary Group.
Dave graduated from Liverpool University in 1997 and became a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons during the same year. He joined the Brownlow Veterinary Group in 2004 and has a heavy workload as an Expert Witness, alongside clinical duties involving small and large animals.
Register using the form on the right and we'll be in touch to organise enrolment and payment.
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