Continuing Education

IMEX Introduction to External Skeletal Fixation Workshop

Expand your fracture fixation skills with External Skeletal Fixation!  Join us September 7-8 at the University of Calgary and set yourself up for success with this introductory workshop, designed to equip you with the skills needed to safely and effectively use external fixation in your clinical practice.  The workshop covers the principles and techniques of ESF, including patient selection, equipment and implants, proper application techniques, postoperative care, and how to recognize and manage potential complications. Modern ESF theory and practice are reinforced through laboratory exercises using plastic bones and cadavers.  Visit Movora Education to view the agenda and secure your seat!

Date: September 7-8, 2024

Location: University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Calgary, AB

Level: Introductory, appropriate for general practitioners with little to no ESF experience and veterinary surgeons wanting to refine their orthopedic skillset for treating fractures with ESF.

CE Credits: This program has been AAVSB RACE-Approved for Total of 15.75 CE Credit Hours.

Eickenmeyer Workshops

Fundamentals of Ophthalmology – Eickemeyer Veterinary Technology (eickemeyercanada.ca) 
Commonly Performed Surgical Procedures of the Abdomen
Advanced Surgical Procedures for the General Practitioner
Fracture Repairs for the General Practitioner
You can register for our courses through the Shop page of our website or by emailing us the completed registration form that is attached.

VOI Principles of Fracture Repair Workshop

Date: July 27th – 28th, 2024

Location: University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Calgary, AB

Price:

CE Credits: AAVSB RACE-Approved for Total of 20 CE Credit Hours (17 in-person plus 3 for Online Course included as pre-course work)

Sponsored by: Movora Education

Description: Do you have difficulty approaching or reducing long bone fractures? Are you interested in learning simple techniques designed for the general practitioner to repair the most common fractures seen in dogs and cats? This laboratory is the one for you! We will teach reliable techniques and give valuable practical tips useful in repairing simple and more challenging comminuted fractures of long bones. Book before May 1st for $100 off! Use code: EARLYBIRD at checkout.

Join Movora Education and Dr. Terri Schiller at the University of Calgary for knowledgeable lectures, valuable demonstrations, and an opportunity to familiarize yourself with the implant system by performing the same procedure on cadavers and bone models.  Clinical case discussions will put everything into context and allow us to discuss postoperative care and strategies to reduce complications. For more details and to secure your spot – visit the Movora Education website.

VOI Introduction to TPLO Workshop

Date: December 7th – 8th, 2024

Location: University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Calgary, AB

Price:

CE Credits: AAVSB RACE-Approved for Total of 17.5 CE Credit Hours (15.5 in-person plus 2 for Online Course included as pre-course work)

Sponsored by: Movora Education

Description: Are YOU looking to grow your surgical skills AND your practice? Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO) has become a favorite technique of general and specialty veterinarians to treat CrCL tears in dogs of all sizes. Put yourself on a path to success at this hands-on training lead by Dr. Terri Schiller, where you’ll learn theory and methods to simplify, increase precision, and reduce complications of the TPLO procedure. Book before October 1st for $100 off! Use code: TPLOCAN102 at checkout.

Hands-on training led by expert instructors equals enhanced proficiency and improved surgical skills. If you are looking to be successful with repairing CrCl tears with TPLO, this is THE workshop to practice and learn those skills, network with colleagues, and have all of your questions answered. For more details and to secure your spot – visit the Movora Education website.

 

Post-pandemic animal welfare issues in veterinary behavioural medicine

The Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre (SJDAWC) at the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC) invites you to its three-part webinar series on post-pandemic animal welfare issues in veterinary behavioural medicine. The webinars feature Dr. Karen Overall, professor of behavioural medicine, AVC, and will take place on March 12, 19 and 26, all beginning at 4 p.m. ADT.

This webinar series will discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic affects the early life environment and experiences of canine and feline patients.  The series will end with a review of new and exciting research in veterinary behavioural medicine.

Veterinarians and veterinary technicians are eligible for continuing education credit. The webinar cost is $60 per webinar, or $150 for all three.  There will be no charge for students.

For more information:  awc.upei.ca/webinars/

To register:  Click here – Eventbrite

Idexx Learning Centre

Explore a variety of topics such as clinical pathology, cardiology, internal medicine, etc via RACE-approved webinars. https://learn.idexx.com/learn

Think Anesthesia

Think Anesthesia® is an educational platform providing veterinary professionals with both on-demand and live training material, primarily focused on anesthesia and analgesia. Think Anesthesia modules meet the highest standards in continuing education, receiving approval by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) Registry of Continuing Education (RACE).

 

Communivet 

A variety of companion and equine topics added regularly. Free, RACE-approved CE. Please visit: https://www.communivet.com/en/ca/

 

Heska Vet Academy has added some new webinars and in person Scan labs and Surgery labs to our CE line up. Join us online or in person for our popular Education courses and receive your CE credits from our skilled Ultrasound, Radiology and Surgery instructor team! For more information and to register online:

Online Education: https://heskavetshop.com/collections/education

In-Person Scan and Surgery Labs: https://heskavetshop.com/collections/continuing-education-courses

Purina Daily Nutrition Matters

Click on the following link for RACE-approved CE offered by Purina – https://www.dailynutritionmatters.com/

 

WSAVA

The WSAVA Academy features lectures and courses, covering both clinical and practice management topics to support all members of the veterinary healthcare team. We are currently developing more courses but in the meantime, enjoy our courses and recording from the lectures of the WSAVA World Congresses.

https://academy-wsava.thinkific.com/