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.

The 1st Annual Small Animal Summer Conference for Veterinarians

August 21, 2015, 9:00 a.m.
Blacksburg, VA


Pain Recognition and Management in Cats
Thoracic Radiograph Interpretation
by Gregory Daniel, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVR
Canine Cruciate Disease
by Otto Lanz, DVM, Diplomate ACVS
What’s New, Fun and Interesting in Gastroenterology
by Mike Leib, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM
Glaucoma Management: Tips and Pitfalls
by Ian Herring, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVO
Cat Friendly Facilities and Low Stress Pet Handling
by Michael Nappier, DVM, Diplomate ABVP


Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
245 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA


There is no registration cost for veterinarians to attend this event.
Due to size limitations in our lecture hall, we are capping registration at the first 125 veterinarians who register.

Register using our online registration, or Contact Lori Atkins at 540-231-5825 or


This event is equivalent to 6 CE contact hours.

Registration begins at 8:15 a.m., Program begins at 9:00 a.m.

Catered lunch in the Vet Med Grove sponsored by Zoetis.


We have arranged for a limited number of hotel rooms at the Hampton Inn Christiansburg for $129 a night. Hotel registration can be done by phone 540-381-5874 or online at Use group code: VMV. These rooms will only be held until July 21, 2015!

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:


Visit the offical conference website to register.