De facto Diplomates

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A “de facto” Diplomate (herein after referred to as DF-Diplomate) is a Founding Diplomate that is appointed by the Interim Executive Committee. DF-recognised Diplomates are not required to submit to examination to become a Diplomate but they are expected to contribute to the running of the College and the training of residents. Recognition of a small number of de facto Diplomates is possible up to five years after EBVS granted provisional recognition ECVM (14/4/2016), i.e. until the 30th of April 2021.


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