Speakers

Nick Bacon

Nick Bacon MA VetMB CertVR CertSAS DiplECVS DACVS FRCVS

Clinical Director, Fitzpatrick Referrals Oncology and Soft Tissue, Guildford, UK

Professor, Surgical Oncology, University of Surrey School of Veterinary Medicine, Guildford, UK

Nick qualified from Cambridge Vet School in 1997, spent two years in general practice before returning to Cambridge as a Petsaver’s Resident in Soft Tissue Surgery and Oncology.

In 2005 he started a 12-month Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the Animal Cancer Centre at Colorado State University and then joined the Faculty at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, working in the Oncology department becoming Head of Oncology in 2011.

Nick is the a Past-President of the Veterinary Society of Surgical Oncology and an ACVS Founding Fellow in Surgical Oncology. He is a Diplomate of the European (2003) and American (2009) College of Veterinary Surgeons and is the only surgeon in the UK to have completed a Fellowship in Surgical Oncology and be awarded Specialist status in Small Animal Surgery (Oncology).

In 2014 he joined Fitzpatrick Referrals as Clinical Director of the Oncology and Soft Tissue Hospital.

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