January 25, 2014 - January 26, 2014
Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:
This continuing education event consists of two facets:
Part 1: This course will start out on Veterinary Information Network (VIN) with two (2) hour Real Time Sessions, supplemental library materials, interactive message board discussions and a mandatory end-of-course test will be given. Class sessions given the 3 Monday evenings immediately before the course (January 6, 13, 20). Successful completion (scoring 80% or better) on the end-of-course test is required to be considered for a course certificate of completion. The Q&A during the real time sessions of this course will be an audio presentation, please be prepared to listen.
Part 2: There will be a laboratory session at the Oquendo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada Saturday, January 25, and Sunday, January 26. This 2-day course is designed to focus on canine and feline dentistry in order to strengthen the attendee’s knowledge and skills in dog and cat exodontia. Complete oral examination, charting, and treatment planning will be thoroughly reviewed. Discussion of intraoral radiographic acquisition and interpretation, periodontal disease, gingivostomatitis, tooth resorption, common oral tumors, and extraction techniques will be presented with numerous visual aids to enhance learning and increase retention for the attendees. Pathophysiology and treatment planning for the aforementioned diseases will be covered. Clinical cases will be used to set the stage for step-by-step presentations for canine tooth extractions with heavy emphasis on being able to predict the difficult tooth extraction, extraction pitfalls and complications will be presented to help attendees minimize complications and address complications if they should occur in clinical practice. The laboratory will provide the opportunity to put clinical skills into practice. This hands-on laboratory is RACE approved for 16 hours continuing education.
You can easily register for the entire event here!
IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF VIN’s WEBSITE: Within 72 hours of registering here, you will also be registered for the online portion of the course on VIN.
IF YOU ARE NOT A MEMBER OF VIN’s WEBSITE: You will receive an email within 72 hours of registering giving you instructions on how to establish a free trial membership. This will allow you access the online portion of this course.
CE Hours: 16
Course registration fee: $1,640 Lodging at Hampton Inn: $260