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Simon Davies

Hugh Crabtree

Oli Bown

Peter Bryant

Paul Toplis

Craig Saunders

Lydia-Jane Harrison

Laura Hancox

Andrew Zarkos-Smith

Paul Hutton

Bob Dixon

Alistair Cross

Gemma Thwaites

Michelle Sprent

Neil Spreckley

Jen Waters

Election timetable

January 22 2018 On-line voting opens.

February 5 2018 Postal ballot for members who have not voted on-line.

February 23
2018 Polls close.

March 2018 Results published on-line and in Pig World.

Allied industry manifestos


Eight years in the industry may be short compared to other candidates, but they have been filled with all things pig! After graduating as a vet I completed a PhD researching pre- and post-weaning diarrhoea. After receiving my doctorate I spent three years working as a vet in a pig specialist practice in southwest England. Now I am the National Veterinary Manager for Zoetis.

My current role exposes me to the whole industry as I work with practicing pig vets, producers, big integrators, supermarket representatives, and I still spend time on farm and in the abattoir.

Pig health and medicines are my particular speciality and I sit on the NOAH (National Office of Animal Health) antimicrobial subcommittee and the Pig Veterinary Society Executive Committee. I would love to offer my services and hope my experience as a scientist, vet and pharmaceutical manager will assist the NPA with their good work!

January 22, 2018: On-line voting opens
Early February 2018: Candidates published in Pig World
February 5, 2018: Postal ballot for members who have not already voted on-line
February 23, 2018: Polls close
March 2018: Results published on-line and in Pig World

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