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 and events made possible with the support of various companies in the veterinary industry.

An Evening with Dr. Julie T. Cecere

September 15, 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Winchester, VA

Lectures

Day-to-day Small Animal Reproductive Encounters: Update on Diagnoses and Treatments
by Dr. Julie T. Cecere, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACT

Clinical Assistant Professor, Theriogenology

Location

Winchester, VA

Registration

Register Online or

Contact Lori Atkins at 540-231-5825 or loriatkins@vt.edu

Details

This event is equivalent to 1.5 CE contact hours.

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Lecture begins at 7:00 p.m.

An Evening with Dr. Jonathan Abbott

September 24, 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Beckley, WV

Lectures

Current Therapy of Canine Heart Failure and
Congenital Heart Disease: A Brief Review
by Dr. Jonathan Abbott, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM

Associate Professor, Cardiology

Location

Beckley, WV

Registration

Register Online or

Contact Lori Atkins at 540-231-5825 or loriatkins@vt.edu

Details

This event is equivalent to 1.5 CE contact hours.

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Lecture begins at 7:00 p.m.

This symposium, hosted by our Center for Animal Human Relationships, is not RACE approved for CE credit, but may be of interest to practitioners and technicians.

VA-MD Vet Med’s Center for Animal Human Relationships (CENTAUR) presents a one-day symposium, The Human-Animal Experience: Exploring the Bond. Experts from multidisciplinary fields will gather to explore the benefits and challenges of human-animal interactions, service and therapies.

The symposium will include Booker Willoughby Recognition Ceremony, during which we will honor an exemplary organization that trains, utilizes and cares for service animals. This year, CENTAUR recognizes St. Francis Service Dogs in Roanoke, Virginia.

All professionals and community individuals interested in the many facets of the human-animal bond are invited. The symposium features speakers from diverse backgrounds ranging from veterinary and human medicine to social work, highlighting the intricate and special connection between animals and humans.

Registration

The deadline for registration is September 18.

Visit the offical symposium website to register.

Fifth Annual Potomac Regional Veterinary Conference

November 13 – 15, 2015
The Greenbrier
White Sulphur Springs, WV

The 2015 Potomac Regional Veterinary Conference offers up to 18 hours of small animal, equine and public practice continuing education in each track. The conference also offers Practice Management sessions on Friday and Technician sessions on Saturday.

VA-MD Vet Med faculty and staff presenting at the conference include:

Registration

Visit the offical conference website to register.