MANZCVS Examination Preparation Course for Small Animal Medicine

What you'll learn

Welcome to the Vet Education study program for veterinarians preparing for ANZCVS College examinations in Small Animal Medicine! The aim of this program is to assist you in the study towards examinations for Membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Small Animal Medicine.

The course is divided into 12 sections, corresponding to organ systems, and provides a wide selection of literature reviews, clinical studies and isolated case reports as study documents, along with a selection of webinar recordings on medicine topics pertinent to your study.

In May, a live tutorial on examination technique for both the written and viva examinations will be presented, to help you manage the final few weeks prior to your examinations

Throughout the course, we will place links to allow you to log into the live Vet Education free webinars as well

Finally, we have placed some example examination answers in the section on “Preparing for your Examination”, to give you an idea of the depth of knowledge required at membership examination level, along with some resources on how to create a study plan, and some other useful journal articles on effective study techniques.

We wish you all the best with your study and examination preparation.

Your Tutor

BVSc MVS PG Cert Vet Stud MACVSc (Vet. Emergency and Critical Care; Medicine of Dogs)

Course Features:

Course Fee:

AUD 650

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Dr Philip Judge

BVSc MVS PG Cert Vet Clin Stud MACVSc (Vet. Emergency and Critical Care; Medicine of Dogs)
Philip graduated from Massey University in New Zealand in 1992, and spent 7 years in small animal practice before undertaking a 3-year residency in veterinary emergency and critical care at the University of Melbourne in 1998.

Following his residency, Philip worked for nearly 6 years at the Animal Emergency Centre in Melbourne, becoming the Senior Veterinarian at the centre in 2004. In 2006, Philip undertook a 1-year surgical externship before moving to Townsville to take up the position of Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care at JCU.
Philip is also co-founder, and director of Vet Education Pty Ltd ( – one of Australia’s leading providers of online continuing education for veterinarians and veterinary nurses.

Philip has published numerous manuals and guides concerning emergency medicine, including a CRI manual, haematology and biochemistry interpretation guide, emergency anaesthesia guide, and a ventilation therapy manual for small animals, in addition to being published in peer reviewed literature.

Philip’s key interests in veterinary science include respiratory emergencies, ventilation therapy, envenomations and toxicology.