Continuing Education

Our continuing education programs are available to veterinarians and veterinary technicians who want to stay apprised of the latest diagnostic and therapeutic techniques available to the profession.

Upcoming Lectures and Events

Our faculty provide continuing education lectures at regional Veterinary Medical Association conferences as well as lunch and dinner lectures, which are often made possible with the support of various companies in the veterinary industry.

Sixth Annual Equine & Food Animal Conference for Veterinarians

January 6, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine Main Campus
Blacksburg, VA

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Morning Equine Presentations

Afternoon Equine Presentations

Afternoon Food Animal Presentations

  • Dr. Hollie Schramm – Updates in Beef Cattle
  • Dr. Joao Soares – Anesthesia and Analgesia of Potbellied Pigs
  • Dr. Tanya LeRoith – Advances in Veterinary Diagnostics: Available Testing and Interpretation
  • Dr. Kevin Pelzer – Hot Topics in Small Ruminants

Registration

There is no cost to attend this event.

Register online or contact Dr. Doug Graham at 540-231-5825 or vetmedCE@vt.edu.
Registration is limited to the first 125 veterinarians.
You must register no later than December 29, 2016.

Details

This event is equivalent to 6 CE contact hours.

A Mid-Day Lecture Series With Dr. Virginia Buechner-Maxwell and Dr. John Currin

January 12, 2017, 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Staunton, VA

Lectures

Revisiting Thermal Injury Caused by Photosensitization & Therapeutic Riding Programs 101 - Program Terminology and Special Needs of the Therapy Horse
by Virginia Buechner-Maxwell, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM

Professor, Large Animal Internal Medicine and Director of CENTAUR
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Updates in Food Animal Topics
by John Currin, DVM, Diplomate ABVP

Clinical Associate Professor, Production Management Medicine / Food Animal
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Location

Frontier Culture Museum, Lecture Hall
1290 Richmond Road
Staunton, Virginia 24401

Registration

There is no cost to attend this event.

Register online or contact Dr. Doug Graham at 540-231-5825 or vetmedCE@vt.edu.
You must register no later than January 9, 2017.

Details

This event is equivalent to 3 CE contact hours.

A Mid-Day Lecture Series With Dr. Kevin Pelzer and Dr. Katherine Wilson

January 25, 2017, 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Galax, VA

Lectures

Every day small ruminant challengese
by Kevin Pelzer, DVM, MPVM, Diplomate ACVPM

Professor, Production Management Medicine & Epidemiology
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Pain Management in Horses
by Katherine Wilson, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM

Clinical Assistant Professor, Large Animal Medicine
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Location

Wytheville Community College at the Crossroads Institute, Classroom # 171
1117 East Stuart Drive
Galax, Virginia 24333

Registration

There is no cost to attend this event.

Register online or contact Dr. Doug Graham at 540-231-5825 or vetmedCE@vt.edu.
You must register no later than January 19, 2017.

Details

This event is equivalent to 3 CE contact hours.

An Evening Lecture with Dr. Ben Tham

February 7, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Roanoke, VA

Lecture

Canine Atopic Dermatitis: What We Know (And Don't Know) So Far & Update on Treatment and Management
by Ben Tham, DVM

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dermatology
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Location

Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center
110 Shenandoah Ave. NE
Roanoke, Virginia 24016

Registration

There is no cost to attend this event.

Register online or contact Dr. Doug Graham at 540-231-5825 or vetmedCE@vt.edu.
You must register no later than February 1, 2017.

Details

This event is equivalent to 1.5 CE contact hours.