This course is ideal for vets who want to brush up on their knowledge of analgesics and be updated on the latest techniques available for managing acute and chronic pain in small animals. It aims to develop your knowledge and clinical decision making by providing an update and review of drug efficacy and administration techniques, as well as taking an evidence based approach to the use of ‘off-label’ opioids.
Do you know what you are seeing when you are scanning? Can you follow blood vessels as a roadmap to the abdomen? Can you find the adrenal glands and pancreas? Do you have enough time to practise your scanning on normal dogs as well as clinical patients? If you are time poor but need an intensive boost to help you gain more confidence with your imaging, here’s your chance to make it happen! Let Dr Karon Hoffmann work with you in an intensive, immersive practical 4-day course on Diagnostic Ultrasound, where you will spend a dedicated amount of time learning how to perform scans from the right foundations and improve your technique under the expert guidance of these instructors. Karon is known Australia-wide as the ‘go to’ person for ultrasound as well as being a European Boarded Specialist in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging. She will instruct and give you personal and immediate feedback on your scanning, and teach you tips and tricks that will make a huge difference when you get back to your practice.
In this course you will review and update your knowledge of avian anatomy, physiology and husbandry; handling and examination techniques; the collection of diagnostic samples; emergency procedures and housing; interpreting avian biochemistry and making the most of other in-house pathology; special requirements of avian radiography and common problems and syndromes.
The CVE is honoured to be accepting the baton from Canada to host the second international One Welfare Conference in Sydney, Australia. ‘One Welfare describes the interrelationships between animal welfare, human well-being and the physical and social environment’ (Garcia Pinillos, 2018)
This course is designed to give you better understanding of the principles and the practicalities of doing eye surgery with the aim of expanding the range of procedures you can confidently offer your clients. The course will feature video procedures to guide your learning.
The growing popularity of these pets means that veterinarians in first opinion practice will inevitably be presented with an increasing number of dental cases as part of their routine caseload. As our duty of care and to meet soaring client expectations, it is important to understand the aetiology of dental disease in lagomorphs and rodents as well as the diagnostic i
Birds are frequently brought to the vet for traumas and fractures which are common sequelae of accidents. On the other hand, beak injuries are also common, especially when birds are kept in pairs, in flocks or free flying in a home.
The program was designed to improve your understanding and capabilities in ophthalmology while also having fun. David Maggs and Mark Bilson will place special emphasis on performing a high-yield ophthalmic exam with the instruments already in your clinic, choosing the best diagnostic tests, perfecting ophthalmic surgical techniques, and discussing which drugs to use when.
Due to overwhelming demand in 2018, Dr Howie Seim is returning to Australia with ex-pat Dr Clara Goh to offer two exciting new workshops in Sydney. The popular format of video demonstrations followed by hands-on practical sessions for each procedure, will allow every participant to take home proven techniques which will make surgery less daunting and more successful.