Miss Fran James

MA (Cantab), VetMB (Cantab), DipACVS, DipECVS, DipACVSMR, MRCVS

Fellow (E)

College Roles

  • Associate Fellow (E)


Telephone: 01638 782020

Email: fj269@cam.ac.uk or fran.james@neh.uk.com


Currently employed in equine private practice at Newmarket Equine Hospital, specialising in equine surgery and sports medicine particularly poor performance and lameness. Member of the Newnham Associates since 2014 including as Secretary and committee member 2016-2019. Member of the College Audit Committee 2017-2019. Member of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons Exam Committee since 2017 and Chair of the committee 2020-21. Council member of the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) since 2017 and BEVA Trustee.

Research Interests

Equine Orthopaedics and lameness including assessment of poor/lost performance, neck, back and pelvis pain and rehabilitation

2020-21 – ECVS Examination Committee Chair

2017 – present date British Equine Veterinary Association Council member