Courses

A Practitioner’s Approach to Wellness Testing

Craig Tockman, DVM, will introduce and/or strengthen concepts regarding the clinical indications, required tools and financial management of an effective wellness testing program.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Leveraging Your Diagnostics to Improve Your Practice

Craig Tockman, DVM, will teach attendees how to make it in this economic downturn. Attendees will also learn how to make significant and simple changes to practice behavior and learn how to separate themselves from the competition, increase market share, effective strategies behind ‘word of mouth’ marketing, and customer prioritization do’s and don’ts.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Evaluating for Liver Damage and Dysfunction

Andrew Rosenfeld, DVM, Diplomate ABVP, will help medical teams understand the challenges of monitoring patients with hepatic disease, the secondary disease syndromes that can develop and the necessary clinical diagnostic evaluations that should be evaluated.

This course provides 2 hours CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Twitching, Itching and Licking: Behavioral Dermatology in Cats

Debra Horwitz, DVM, Diplomate ACVB, will teach how to diagnose and treat behavioral skin diseases in cats. Attendees will be able to make a complete history in feline dermatology cases, be able to diagnose the various types of feline dermatology disorders utilizing both historical and laboratory information, devise and implement a treatment plan as well as assess treatment for feline dermatology disorders

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Monitoring the Acute and Chronic Renal Patient

Andrew Rosenfeld, DVM, Diplomate ABVP, will help medical teams:

  • Understand primary and secondary functions of the kidneys
  • Understand how to monitor diagnostically a patient with renal disease
  • Understand the secondary syndromes that can occur with the renal patient and how to monitor for these concerns
  • Be able to understand and identify metabolic acidosis

With in-house laboratories becoming an integral part of veterinary hospitals, medical teams must develop specific protocols and testing methods to properly evaluate clinical diagnostic samples of the patient.

This course provides 2 hours CE credits for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Insulin Resistance and Equine Metabolic Syndrome

Terry Gerros, DVM, Diplomate, ACVIM, will help clarify the differences and the association between equine metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance and their potential association with Cushing’s Disease.

In addition, Dr. Gerros will discuss testing for insulin resistance, managing obesity and insulin resistance as well as other diagnostic protocols and treatment options.

  • Compensated and uncompensated insulin resistance.
  • Testing for insulin resistance.
  • Managing obesity.
  • Managing insulin resistance.
  • Use of levothyroxine in equine metabolic syndrome.
  • Relationship to Cushing's Syndrome.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Dental Anatomy, Nomenclature and Radiology - Cat

Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP will discuss extraoral and intraoral anatomy including positional terminology and tooth names and numbers in the cat.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Dental Anatomy, Nomenclature and Radiology - Dog

Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP will discuss extraoral and intraoral anatomy including positional terminology and tooth names and numbers in the dog.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Evaluating for Liver Damage and Dysfunction

Andrew Rosenfeld, DVM, Diplomate ABVP, will help medical teams understand the challenges of monitoring patients with hepatic disease, the secondary disease syndromes that can develop and the necessary clinical diagnostic evaluations that should be evaluated.

This course provides 2 hours CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Evaluating for Liver Damage and Dysfunction

Andrew Rosenfeld, DVM, Diplomate ABVP, will help medical teams understand the challenges of monitoring patients with hepatic disease, the secondary disease syndromes that can develop and the necessary clinical diagnostic evaluations that should be evaluated.

This course provides 2 hours CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Twitching, Itching and Licking: Behavioral Dermatology in Cats

Debra Horwitz, DVM, Diplomate ACVB, will teach how to diagnose and treat behavioral skin diseases in cats. Attendees will be able to make a complete history in feline dermatology cases, be able to diagnose the various types of feline dermatology disorders utilizing both historical and laboratory information, devise and implement a treatment plan as well as assess treatment for feline dermatology disorders

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Insulin Resistance and Equine Metabolic Syndrome

Terry Gerros, DVM, Diplomate, ACVIM, will help clarify the differences and the association between equine metabolic syndrome and insulin resistance and their potential association with Cushing’s Disease.

In addition, Dr. Gerros will discuss testing for insulin resistance, managing obesity and insulin resistance as well as other diagnostic protocols and treatment options.

  • Compensated and uncompensated insulin resistance.
  • Testing for insulin resistance.
  • Managing obesity.
  • Managing insulin resistance.
  • Use of levothyroxine in equine metabolic syndrome.
  • Relationship to Cushing's Syndrome.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Dental Anatomy, Nomenclature and Radiology - Cat

Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP will discuss extraoral and intraoral anatomy including positional terminology and tooth names and numbers in the cat.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Dental Anatomy, Nomenclature and Radiology - Dog

Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP will discuss extraoral and intraoral anatomy including positional terminology and tooth names and numbers in the dog.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

A Practitioner’s Approach to Wellness Testing

Craig Tockman, DVM, will introduce and/or strengthen concepts regarding the clinical indications, required tools and financial management of an effective wellness testing program.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Leveraging Your Diagnostics to Improve Your Practice

Craig Tockman, DVM, will teach attendees how to make it in this economic downturn. Attendees will also learn how to make significant and simple changes to practice behavior and learn how to separate themselves from the competition, increase market share, effective strategies behind ‘word of mouth’ marketing, and customer prioritization do’s and don’ts.

This course provides 1 hour CE credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.