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Equine Lecture Series 2020 Lameness Problems of Tendon Sheaths and Bursae

7 Oct 2020

About this course:

Problems arising from the tendon sheaths and bursae are common causes of lameness in horses. Professor Roger Smith will describe the location and anatomy of the digital, carpal and tarsal sheaths and will explore what can go wrong, including manica flexoria and annular ligament injuries. 

The lecture will also cover the common abnormalities of the navicular bursa, as well as the calcaneal and bicipital bursae.

Registration commences at 7pm where refreshments will be available. Lecture time 7.30 - 9.00/9.30pm. Late-comers may be refused entry. Delegates attending the lecture will get access to the recorded version. You will be emailed when it is available to view and will have two weeks to watch the webinar from this date.

Booking information: Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment. Tickets must be purchased in advance and before midday on the day. Please note we cannot accept payment at the door. Delegates will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to the cost of administration no refunds can be given.

Can’t attend? Book the lecture to view online. We are now offering the opportunity to book the lectures as a recorded version only.  This is for those who are unable to attend on the day but would still like to view the lecture.  Simply click on this link to book the recorded version.

Season ticket discount offer: Purchase 5 or 6 of the equine lectures for just £40. The discount will automatically be added once you have added 5 or 6 lectures to your basket.

PLEASE NOTE: APC`s must put their membership number on the sign in sheet.


Roger Smith, MA VetMB PhD DEO ECVDI LAIA DipECVSMR DipECVS FHEA FRCVS - Professor of Equine Orthopaedics, The Royal Veterinary College.

BHS Hertfordshire is delighted to announce that the RVC Equine Lecture Series is now accredited by the British Horse Society as CPD for BHS Accredited Professional Coaches. Attending three lectures counts as CPD for a year.

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