The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Staff Win Prestigious Awards

Congratulations to two members of staff, Heather Bacon and Richard Mellanby, who have won prestigious awards. 


Heather Bacon with bear

Heather Bacon, Veterinary Welfare Education and Outreach Manager in the Jeanne Marchig International  Centre for Animal Welfare Education has won the CEVA Chris Laurence Vet of the Year award, based on her commitment to the continued improvement of animal welfare. Congratulations to Heather on her award. 

Richard Mellanby

You can watch Heather collect her award and see a short interview with her on the CEVA YouTube channel here. 




Congratulations also to Richard Mellanby, Head of Small Animal Medicine at the Hospital for Small Animals and Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow who has today been named the 2016 recipient of the Petplan Scientific Achievement Award.  This award recognises Richard's clinical research achievements and impact in canine medicine.