Dr Emmanuelle van Erck to report on EIPH at the AGM

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Emmanuelle van Erck, an expert in equine internal and sports medicine, will present on the subject Understanding and managing exercise induced pulmonary haemorrhage in horses for 30 minutes prior to the formal AGM on Thursday 28th February at the Institute of Directors. We are grateful to our sponsor Cavalor for arranging this presentation.

Dr van Erck graduated in 1996 from the French Veterinary School of Maisons-Alfort. She trained in sports medicine at the University of Liège (Belgium) where she obtained her PhD on respiratory function testing in horses. She has authored over 50 peer-reviewed scientific articles, regularly lectures at international conferences, and is a member of the FEI expert committee on prohibited substances and doping. Dr. van Erck will be present after the meeting to answer trainers’ questions about her work on EIPH.

Doors will open at 11.00am for members to arrive for tea and coffee before the presentation.

Full documentation for the AGM will be sent to members early in February.


Who are the winners going to be? – Choose your Lycetts Team Champion

There are only a few days to go now before the first Lycetts Team Champion Award winners are announced on Thursday 22nd February at the Institute of Directors, the venue for the NTF’s Annual General Meeting.

Take a look at our film below to get an insight into why the eight shortlisted yards reached the final stage. The winner in each category wins £4000, courtesy of sponsors Lycetts, to be spent on items of their choice to support the team.