AniCura and University of Copenhagen offer advanced postgraduate education in companion animal surgery

AniCura is one of Europe’s leading providers of high-quality veterinary care for companion animals. Over the years, AniCura has focused on continuous growth and advancement in veterinary care as well as sharing resources to create opportunities for better veterinary care.

- Investing in education, research and equipment to promote better care for pets is essential. Today, we are very proud to enter into a new collaboration with the Master of Companion Animal Clinical Science programme at University of Copenhagen on a European Certificate, Companion Animal Surgery and Master Programme in Companion Animal Clinical Science (Surgery), says Anneli Bjöersdorff DVM, PhD, AniCura Group Education Manager

The postgraduate programmes are developed to meet the need to educate more companion animal veterinarians in advanced surgery, while working in clinical practice. The joint vision is to further the professional level in both primary and referral practice, ultimately heightening quality of care for companion animals and their families across Europe.

- Distinguished key features of the programmes are research and evidence-based theoretical content including focus on hands-on training, says Dorthe Hansen DVM, Master CACS (surgery), AniCura Surgery Programme Director.

The programmes are open for all eligible veterinarians. Admission is open from March 1, 2022

For further information, please contact

Anneli Bjöersdorff, AniCura Group Education Manager, +46 73 434 75 50

Dorthe Hansen, AniCura Surgery Programme Director, +47 93 096 120

Annemarie T. Kristensen, Head of Studies, professor, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, +45 23 81 24 22, or programme homepage

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