CE April - June
Online Ultrasound Education - scil Vet Novations has developed online ultrasound education packages that work with your busy schedule to help you learn the benefits of Ultrasound as a valuable diagnostic tool in your clinic. You can learn from the comfort of your own practice or home. Two courses, Basic Ultrasound and Advanced Ultrasound have been developed that can be combined with an in person scan only course where you can practice your knowledge with a skilled Veterinary Sonographer. CE credits pending. Visit the online CE page at www.scilvet.com to register or call 1.866.382.6937 for more information.
Two-day Basic Ultrasound Course – Hosted by scil animal care company - Ottawa, ON. Understanding the ultrasound image, physics and knobology and how to improve your scan technique to obtain the best images for a basic abdomen protocol including liver, spleen, kidneys and bladder. Instructor Lisa Jones-Bogie, RDMS. For more information, call 1.866.382.6937 or visit www.scilvet.com/CMS/Seminars 16 CE Credits.
Scan Only - Hosted by scil animal care company - Ottawa, ON - Half-day scan lab - Come practice scanning skills at your own pace with an experienced sonographer. For more information, call 1.866.382.6937 or visit www.scilvet.com/CMS/Seminars 4 CE credits
Dental Radiology Workshop - Hosted by scil animal care company - Mississauga, ON. This one-day lecture and laboratory will cover the positioning and interpretation of dental radiographs for dogs and cats. By the end of the day, attendees should be able to produce good quality dental radiographs of all teeth in dogs and cats. They will also be introduced to dental radiograph interpretation. Register your tech as well for 40 per cent discount on their registration fee! Instructor: Dr. Lorraine Hiscox, DVM FAVD.
For more information, visit www.scilvet.com/CMS/Seminars or call 1.866.382.6937. 7.5 CE Credits pending approval.
Atlantic Provinces Veterinary Conference (APVC) - Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Concurrent lectures will be offered for veterinarians, technicians, hospital managers and support staff. Visit the industry booths to see the latest advancements in equipment and technology. Make plans to attend veterinary lectures on alternative medicine, oncology, respiratory disease, GI disease and soft tissue surgery. APVC is a great continuing education experience in the core of Halifax. Leverage this diverse CE experience in developing your entire veterinary team. For more information, visit www.apvc.ca.
Ultrasonography and Embryo Transfer Workshops are being conducted in tandem May 4-9 at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, with the intention of providing essential knowledge and hands-on experience for veterinary practitioners, research scientists and graduate students.
The Ultrasound Workshop is a two-and-a-half-day course covering the principles of ultrasonography and equipment operation and imaging (Day 1), imaging of the reproductive tract in large animals (Day 2) and OPU (Day 3 morning). Instructors for the Ultrasonography Workshop are Dr. Gregg Adams and Dr. Jaswant Singh.
The Embryo Transfer Workshop is a four-day course covering all aspects of embryo transfer technology in cattle. Principal and principal instructors for the Embryo Transfer Workshop are Dr. Reuben Mapletoft, Dr. Marcos Colazo, Dr. Gregg Adams and Dr. Jaswant Singh.
Both workshops will involve lectures and hands-on lab sessions. Participants may register for one or both of the workshops. For those interested in ultrasound-guided ovum pick-up (OPU) and not registered in the embryo transfer course, hands-on training will be held in the afternoon of May 6 for an additional cost.
To register, contact: Jackie Bahnmann (Jackie.firstname.lastname@example.org), tel: (306) 966-7108, fax: (306) 966-8747.
For more information, contact Reuben Mapletoft (email@example.com), tel: (306) 966-7149, fax: (306) 966-7159, or Gregg Adams (firstname.lastname@example.org), tel: (306) 966-7411, fax: (306) 966-7405.
International Conference on Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals 2015 - Barcelona, Spain. The goal of this conference is to bring together wildlife scientists and veterinarians from all over the world interested in diseases of free-ranging and captive animals, and to present the latest advances and stimulate future research in this topic. For more information, visit www.zoovet-conference.org.
2015 Ultrasound Bootcamp Part 1, Georgetown, Ontario: Three day intensive didactic and hands-on veterinary ultrasonography course – learn the basics of using and interpreting ultrasound. Please see www.canadianveterinaryimaging.com or call 1-866-699-0917 for information or to register. To download the registration form, click here.
The University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine is offering a Small Animal Surgery course. Please visit vet.ucalgary.ca or CONTED for further details and registration link (deadline April 1, 2015). Contact email@example.com for further information or call 403-210-3961.
The University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine is offering a Small Animal Internal Medicine course. Please visit vet.ucalgary.ca or CONTED for further details and registration link (deadline April 1st, 2015). Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information or call 403-210-3961.
First International Symposium on Bison Health - Radisson Hotel, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
This symposium will focus specifically on health and disease issues impacting the commercial bison industry and will include important information on the health of public herds. Register early at www.bisonhealth.ca to guarantee your seat at this important event, and you’ll save $50! A discounted rate is available for students. For more information, contact email@example.com.
2015 Ultrasound Bootcamp Part 2, Georgetown, Ontario: Three day intensive didactic and hands-on veterinary ultrasonography course. Designed to help further your knowledge and skills in effectively using ultrasound. Please see www.canadianveterinaryimaging.com or call 1-866-699-0917 for information or to register. To download the registration form, click here.