NOAH welcomes new UK Chief Vet Christine Middlemiss

Christine Middlemiss has been appointed as the new UK chief Veterinary Officer (CVO), taking over from Nigel Gibbens who is stepping down at the end of February 2018 after 10 years in the position.

NOAH Chief Executive Dawn Howard said: “NOAH welcomes Christine to her new role. We look forward to working with her in the future, particularly as we are negotiating the UK’s exit from the EU, to ensure the availability of animal medicines to secure the health and welfare of UK animals in the future”.

Notes for Editors

  1. For further information please contact Alison Glennon or Dawn Howard at NOAH 020 8367 3131 or email


    About NOAH

    1. NOAH represents the UK animal medicines industry. Its aim is to promote the benefits of safe, effective, quality medicines for the health and welfare of all animals. For further information, please visit:
    1. Christine Middlemiss worked previously as a CVO for 16 months in New South Wales Australia.