Rachael Birkbeck


ECC Diplomate and Vet Intern/Resident Support Officer

I completed my residency in Emergency and Critical Care at the Royal Veterinary College. Currently I work at The Ralph Veterinary Referral Hospital alongside 4 other specialists in ECC. Before moving into a referral setting, I worked sole charge out-of-hours in primary care practice, as such I can empathise with the challenges experienced by colleagues on the front line. Although I enjoy clinical work and research, the aspects of my job I love the most are mentoring and teaching, it’s great getting being part of someone else’s success!

The Ralph - Centre of excellence and compassion

Rachael Birkbeck lectures on the following courses

The Collapsed Patient

Rachael Birkbeck
Managing the collapsed patient is not without its challenges. Time bound critical decision-making skills in a high-pressure environment is often required, while concurrently managing the day to day hospital case load. So how do we go about this to optimise patient outcome? This six part...

Feline Emergency and Critical Care Medicine

Rachael Birkbeck
14th October 2024
The Pickle Factory, London
This course by Rachael Birkbeck is an all feline day to cover how emergencies in cats can be diagnosed and treated and how the different systems are affected. The feline only approach allows in-depth coverage of the ongoing care of cats in a critical care setting.
Vet Theory
7 Hours
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