Northern Ireland Veterinary Nursing Awards 2013

The British Veterinary Nursing Association (BVNA) is delighted to announce the winners of this year’s ‘Northern Ireland Veterinary Nursing Awards’ which were presented during the recent Northern Ireland Congress.

Judges had an even tougher job this year, after receiving a record breaking number of nominations for the three categories.  This year’s nominations included many from veterinary practice clients, reflecting just how much veterinary nurses are appreciated within their communities. 

Northern Ireland Veterinary Nursing Awards

(from L-R) Susie Hill (Veterinary Territory Manager for NI and the Channel Islands), Paula Quinn (BVNA NI Regional Representative), Louisa Baker (BVNA President) and the three winners; Lisa Plunkett, Roisin George and Barbara Miller.

The deserving winners of the Awards are as follows;

  • Roisin George of City Vets in Belfast – N.I. Veterinary Nurse of the Year
  • Barbara Miller of Millburn Vets in Coleraine – N.I. Student Veterinary Nurse of the Year
  • Lisa Plunkett of Vets4Pets in Bangor – N.I. Animal Nursing Assistant of the Year

“BVNA are delighted at the number of nominations received and are honoured to be able to present awards to such dedicated and committed veterinary nurses” said Louisa Baker RVN MBVNA, BVNA President.

All winners received gift vouchers and trophies at the Northern Ireland Congress gala party in recognition of their dedication to veterinary nursing, their patients, clients and colleagues.