Member Convocation

View the answers to the Member Convocation here


The Member Convocation is a forum where College Council and Board of Examiners (BoE) can interact with College Members face to face. Members will have the opportunity to submit questions regarding the College activities and direction, along with issues affecting the veterinary profession that are relevant to the College. Council and BoE members will have the opportunity to respond and discuss the questions submitted and take action on feedback, suggestions and comments from Members.


4:00pm Friday 5 July 2019,  before the College Annual General Meeting


The Star, Gold Coast - 1 Casino Drive, Broadbeach Qld 


Conference delegates, please indicate your attendance via the online conference registration form. Members not attending the conference who would like to attend, please email

Have your say

How to get submit a question

Question submissions have now closed for 2019. All questions must be identifiable.

Before the Convocation

Members will be notified of the questions submitted via email and will also be displayed on the College website. 

During the Convocation

Questions will be answered at the Convocation by the College Convocation Panel


Submitted Questions

Some of the above submitted questions are summaries of the original question asked. To see the original questions asked with additional comments, please click here.


Convocation Panel

Chair: ANZCVS CEO, Shane Klintworth


  • President, Dr Zoe Lenard
  • Immediate Past President, Dr Mandy Burrows
  • Treasurer, Dr Bruce Smith

Board of Examiners

  • Chief Examiner, Dr Carolyn Guy
  • Assistant Chief Examiner Training and Credentials, Dr Peter Bennett


 Members will have the opportunity to ask additional questions throughout the Convocation.


 Convocation Schedule

Monday 11 March

Convocation submission period opens via Survey Monkey

Monday 29 April

Convocation submission period closes

Monday 3 June

Questions published on College website and sent to Members by College email to view   

Friday 4:00pm 5 July           

Convocation held at Science Week


Convocation outcomes published on College website