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CE OpportunitiesIf you have an event that you would like to share, please send a synopsis along with a link or contact information to the Executive Director (firstname.lastname@example.org) and we can post your event at no charge. Canadian Symposium in Veterinary Cannabinoid Medicine. Feb 9th, 2020. Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier, North Vancouver, BC. The use of medical cannabis products is gaining popularity in both human and veterinary medicine. This full-day symposium will provide an overview of the medicinal components of cannabis, the basics of the endocannabinoid system, and explore the pharmacology of cannabinoids in pain management, oncology and behaviour, as well as a keynote presentation by world-renowned cannabinoid researcher Dr. Ethan Russo on comparative neurology in cannabinoid medicine. The final session will be dedicated to issues surrounding applications of cannabinoids in clinical veterinary practice. If you have clients asking about cannabis, this is one event you won’t want to miss. For further info: www.cavcm.com/symposium scil animal care offers CE in Dental Radiology and Positioning, Orthopedics and Ultrasound for various skill levels.Please check out our updated CE schedule here: http://www.scilvet.ca/scil-vet-academy/seminar-schedule/
Register online or call 1-866-382-6937 x 206 for more information.
Royal Canin Canada is very active in providing Continuing Education opportunities to the veterinary community in Canada.
Most recently we launched two e-learning modules:
- 3 separate but integrated modules on renal disease (a) diagnosis including IRIS staging (b) principles of nutritional management ( c) case studies to explore prescription of the correct diet to the pet in various stages of kidney decline
- Feline Environmental Needs module .
Each of these four modules takes approximately 1 hour to complete.
If you have already enrolled with Royal Canin to participate in the online learning you should have access to these new modules. If you would like to enroll contact your Royal Canin Technical Sales Representative
Thornell is offering a free CE on line course on odor management, not only will the participant get the CE credits but also a no charge odor management kit! http://www.thornell.com/ce/
Registered Veterinary Technologists and Technicians of Canada co-ordinate access to extensive CE online opportunities. To more information, visit : http://www.rvttcanada.ca/education_online.php
On the Floor – https://www.atdove.org/about
Vet Med Team http://www.vetmedteam.com/home.aspx
Veterinary Support Personnel Network http://www.vspn.org/
University of Guelph On-line Courses Vet Technologist On-line CE Courses
McCarthy & Sons Service: www.smiths-medical-education.com
This is not an online option, but you can arrange to have CE at your office through this website https://www.petsplusus.com/pet-health/social-side-of-practice