CAVM Continuing Education Calendar

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Wed Sept 14/22 Anesthesia (In-person)
Wed, Sep 14, 2022
 
Agenda:

Brachycephalic Anesthesia: The Good, the Bad and the Adorably Ugly

This session will focus on anesthesia of brachycephalic dogs, from pre-anesthetic considerations through to recovery.  Identifying and treating common complications will be discussed throughout each stage of the anesthetic.  The latter half of the session will be devoted to case examples and an interactive Q & A.

Link to flyer


2 CE credits approved by ABVMA.  Pending approval from SVMA & CVBC.
 
2.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
 
Seating is limited to 100 (91 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Sep 11

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  • Dr. Daniel Pang, BVSc PhD DACVAA DECVAA MRCVS EBVS European Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia & Analgesia Assoc Professor Veterinary Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences UCVM
  • Dr. Jessica Pang, BSc(Hons) DVM MVetSc, Clinical Instructor, Veterinary Anesthesia UCVM
 
7-9pm Mountain Time

Hybrid Session (In-person, online live via. Zoom & recorded)


Register here for in-person.  Limited to 100 seats.

THEATRE 3 is located in Calgary at U of C, Foothills Campus in the Health Sciences Centre. 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1.  If you park in Lot 6 and enter the Health Sciences Centre from the main level North doors, you can follow the blue CAVM signs to the registration area & then upstairs to the lecture hall. You will need to pay for parking in Lot 6.

NEW! You must pay in advance. No walk-ins & no payment at the door.  Self check-in registration desk will have signs and instructions.

Registration & light dinner from 5:45-6:45pm in the HMRB Atrium. The session will start at 7pm sharp. Make your way up to Theatre 3 prior to 7pm.


 
  • Non-Member - $25.00
  • Office Manager - $25.00
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - free
  • RVT - $25.00
  • Support Staff - $25.00
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - free
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • Dechra & UCVM
 

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Wed Sept 14/22 Anesthesia (Zoom)
Wed, Sep 14, 2022
 
Agenda:

Brachycephalic Anesthesia: The Good, the Bad and the Adorably Ugly

This session will focus on anesthesia of brachycephalic dogs, from pre-anesthetic considerations through to recovery.  Identifying and treating common complications will be discussed throughout each stage of the anesthetic.  The latter half of the session will be devoted to case examples and an interactive Q & A.

Link to flyer


2 CE credits approved by ABVMA.  Pending approval from SVMA & CVBC.
 
2.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
 
Seating is limited to 500 (389 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Sep 13

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  • Dr. Daniel Pang, BVSc PhD DACVAA DECVAA MRCVS EBVS European Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia & Analgesia Assoc Professor Veterinary Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences UCVM
  • Dr. Jessica Pang, BSc(Hons) DVM MVetSc, Clinical Instructor, Veterinary Anesthesia UCVM
 
7-9pm Mountain Time

Registere here for online live via. Zoom

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.  
  • Non-Member - $25.00
  • Office Manager - free
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - free
  • RVT - free
  • Support Staff - free
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - free
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • Dechra & UCVM
 

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Sun Sept 18/22 Emergency & Toxicology (Day 1 of 2, Zoom Only)
Sun, Sep 18, 2022
 
Agenda:

All you need to know about emergency & toxicology updates! (Day 1 of 2)

  • Common emergency room procedures you must know (1 hour)
  • Clinical updates you must know (1 hour)
  • Common mistakes to avoid in the poisoned pet (1 hour)

3 CE credits approved by ABVMA, CVBC & SVMA
 
3.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
 
Seating is limited to 1000 (957 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Sep 17

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  • Dr. Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, DABT Chief Executive Officer, VETgirl, LLC
 
9am - 12:30pm Mountain Time

Online live via. Zoom Only

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.    
  • Non-Member - $50.00
  • Office Manager - $25.00
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - $25.00
  • RVT - $25.00
  • Support Staff - $25.00
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - $25.00
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • Royal Canin & Paramount 24 HR Animal Hospital
 

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Wed Sept 21/22 Annual General Meeting (In-person)
Wed, Sep 21, 2022
 
Agenda:
2022 Annual General Meeting

For CAVM Members Only

  • partner or significant other is welcome to attend for $40 + GST (please email info@cavm.ab.ca to make these arrangements)

*you must RSVP by Sept 11


 
Seating is limited to 225 (196 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Sep 11

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  Al Azar Shriners
Calgary Shrine Event Centre
5225-101 Street NW, Calgary, AB, T3L 1S4
www.calgaryshrinecentre.com


The Waterfron Pavilion Tent

3D Virtual Tour

6-7pm registration & cocktails
7-8pm buffet dinner
8-9:30pm entertainment: TBA
9:30-10pm business meeting

Click here for an online map of the lecture hall location.

 
  • Guest - $40.00
  • Sponsor - free
  • Member - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • IDEXX & Summit Vet Pharmacy
 

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Sun Sept 25/22 Emergency & Toxicology (Day 2 of 2, Zoom Only)
Sun, Sep 25, 2022
 
Agenda:

All you need to know about emergency & toxicology updates! (Day 2 of 2)


  • Top 20 poisons affecting dogs and cats (2 hours)
  • Poisonous plants you must know (1 hour)

3 CE credits approved by ABVMA, CVBC & SVMA
 
3.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
 
Seating is limited to 1000 (962 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Sep 24

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  • Dr. Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, DABT Chief Executive Officer, VETgirl, LLC
 
9am - 12:30pm Mountain Time

Online live via. Zoom Only

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.    
  • Non-Member - $50.00
  • Office Manager - $25.00
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - $25.00
  • RVT - $25.00
  • Support Staff - $25.00
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - $25.00
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • Royal Canin & Paramount 24 HR Animal Hospital
 

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Wed Nov 9/22 Radiology (In-person)
Wed, Nov 9, 2022
 
Agenda:

Multi-modality abdominal imaging: which test do I order?

Selecting the appropriate imaging modality best suited to answering a clinical question while providing the best bang for your owner's buck is an important clinical decision. 

This presentation will utilize a case-based approach to illustrate how the radiologist and clinician can plan diagnostic imaging options and collaborate in resolving abdominal disorders. 


2 CE credits approved by ABVMA & CVBC. Pending SVMA.
 
2.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
CVBC approved
 
Seating is limited to 100 (99 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Nov 6

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  • Dr. Tim Spotswood, BVSc, MMedVet (Diag Im), Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, C.A.R.E. Centre
 
7-9pm Mountain Time

Hybrid Session (In-person, online live via. Zoom & recorded)


Register here for in-person.  Limited to 100 seats.

THEATRE 3 is located in Calgary at U of C, Foothills Campus in the Health Sciences Centre. 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1.  If you park in Lot 6 and enter the Health Sciences Centre from the main level North doors, you can follow the blue CAVM signs to the registration area & then upstairs to the lecture hall. You will need to pay for parking in Lot 6.

NEW! You must pay in advance. No walk-ins & no payment at the door.  Self check-in registration desk will have signs and instructions.

Registration & light dinner from 5:45-6:45pm in the HMRB Atrium. The session will start at 7pm sharp. Make your way up to Theatre 3 prior to 7pm.


 
  • Non-Member - $25.00
  • Office Manager - $25.00
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - free
  • RVT - $25.00
  • Support Staff - $25.00
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - free
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • VCA Canada C.A.R.E. Centre & UCVM
 

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Wed Nov 9/22 Radiology (Zoom)
Wed, Nov 9, 2022
 
Agenda:

Multi-modality abdominal imaging: which test do I order?

Selecting the appropriate imaging modality best suited to answering a clinical question while providing the best bang for your owner's buck is an important clinical decision. 

This presentation will utilize a case-based approach to illustrate how the radiologist and clinician can plan diagnostic imaging options and collaborate in resolving abdominal disorders. 


2 CE credits approved by ABVMA & CVBC. Pending SVMA.
 
2.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
CVBC approved
 
Seating is limited to 500 (493 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Nov 8

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  • Dr. Tim Spotswood, BVSc, MMedVet (Diag Im), Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, C.A.R.E. Centre
 
7-9pm Mountain Time

Registere here for online live via. Zoom

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.  
  • Non-Member - $25.00
  • Office Manager - free
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - free
  • RVT - free
  • Support Staff - free
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - free
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • VCA Canada C.A.R.E. Centre & UCVM
 

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Sun Nov 27/22 Updates in Dermatology (In-person)
Sun, Nov 27, 2022
 
Agenda:

  • Atopic disease in dogs: a discussion of current information regarding pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of Atopic skin disease in dogs.
  • Atopy mimics in dogs: this lecture will cover common differential diagnoses for atopic dermatitis including those that are pruritic and those that may not be primarily pruritic but can result in skin and ear infections.
  • Otitis: this talk will cover the common causes of otitis externa in dogs and how to manage both simple and refractory/recurrent cases.  Otitis media will be discussed briefly.
  •  Immune-mediated dermatoses: this lecture will focus on diagnosis and treatment of the more common cutaneous immune-mediated conditions.
  • Feline dermatology: topics will include feline atopic disease, and a discussion of unique feline skin diseases.
  • Cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease: a discussion of endocrinopathies and other systemic disease that are associated with dermatologic disease in dogs.

6 CE credits approved by ABVMA. Pending approval from CVBC & SVMA.

 
6.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
 
Seating is limited to 100 (99 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Nov 23

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
 
8:30am-4:30pm Mountain Time

Hybrid Session (In-person, online live via. Zoom & recorded)


Register here for in-person.  Limited to 100 seats.

THEATRE 3 is located in Calgary at U of C, Foothills Campus in the Health Sciences Centre. 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1.  If you park in Lot 6 and enter the Health Sciences Centre from the main level North doors, you can follow the blue CAVM signs to the registration area & then upstairs to the lecture hall. You will need to pay for parking in Lot 6.

NEW! You must pay in advance. No walk-ins & no payment at the door.  Self check-in registration desk will have signs and instructions.

Registration & breakfast from 7:15-8:15am in the HMRB Atrium. The session will start at 8:30am sharp. Make your way up to Theatre 3 prior to 8:30am.

 
  • Non-Member - $150.00
  • Office Manager - $100.00
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - $100.00
  • RVT - $100.00
  • Support Staff - $100.00
  • Vet Student - $50.00
  • RVT Student - $50.00
  • Intern - $50.00
  • Member - $100.00
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • VCA CARE, VCA WVSEC & UCVM
 

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Sun Nov 27/22 Updates in Dermatology (Zoom AM Session)
Sun, Nov 27, 2022
 
Agenda:
  • Atopic disease in dogs: a discussion of current information regarding pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of Atopic skin disease in dogs.
  • Atopy mimics in dogs: this lecture will cover common differential diagnoses for atopic dermatitis including those that are pruritic and those that may not be primarily pruritic but can result in skin and ear infections.
  • Otitis: this talk will cover the common causes of otitis externa in dogs and how to manage both simple and refractory/recurrent cases. Otitis media will be discussed briefly.

3 CE credits approved by ABVMA. Pending approval from CVBC & SVMA.

 
3.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
 
Seating is limited to 500 (499 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Nov 25

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  8:30am - 12:00pm Mountain Time

Registere here for the AM SESSION online live via. Zoom

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.    
  • Non-Member - $50.00
  • Office Manager - $25.00
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - $25.00
  • RVT - $25.00
  • Support Staff - $25.00
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - $25.00
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • VCA CARE, VCA WVSEC & UCVM
 

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Sun Nov 27/22 Updates in Dermatology (Zoom PM Session)
Sun, Nov 27, 2022
 
Agenda:
  • Immune-mediated dermatoses: this lecture will focus on diagnosis and treatment of the more common cutaneous immune-mediated conditions.
  • Feline dermatology: topics will include feline atopic disease, and a discussion of unique feline skin diseases.
  • Cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease: a discussion of endocrinopathies and other systemic disease that are associated with dermatologic disease in dogs.

3 CE credits approved by ABVMA. Pending approval from CVBC & SVMA.

 
3.00 hrs CE credit
ABVMA approved
 
Seating is limited to 500 (499 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before Nov 25

If you plan to attend, please login for online registration and payment - or notify the CAVM Administrator by email.

 
  1:00pm - 4:30pm Mountain Time

Registere here for the PM SESSION online live via. Zoom

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.      
  • Non-Member - $50.00
  • Office Manager - $25.00
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - $25.00
  • RVT - $25.00
  • Support Staff - $25.00
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - $25.00
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • VCA CARE, VCA WVSEC & UCVM
 

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Date TBD 2023 Oncology
Sun, Jan 1, 2023
 
Agenda: DATE TBD sometime in 2023

TOPICS TBA

6 CE credits pending approval from ABVMA, SVMA, CVBC & maybe OVMA
 
Please RSVP before  
  • Dr. Sarah Boston, DVM, DVSc, Dipl ACVS ACVS Founding Fellow of Surgical Oncology ACVS Founding Fellow of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
 
We are hoping to host this session in-person, live via. Zoom & offer the recording.

Registration will remain closed until the format is decided.  
 
  • Antech & VetStrategy
 

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Wed Mar 8/23 Practical Clin Path
Wed, Mar 8, 2023
 
Agenda:
TBD

2 CE credits pending approval from ABVMA, SVMA & CVBC
 
Please RSVP before  
 
We are hoping to host this session in-person, live via. Zoom & offer the recording.

Registration will remain closed until the format is decided.    
 
  • TBD
 

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Sun Apr 2/23 Neurology
Sun, Apr 2, 2023
 
Agenda:

AM.

1. Neurological examination for the busy practitioner. 

2. Diagnostic tests and differential diagnosis to be considered before referral.

3. Gait analysis  (Orthopaedic vs neurological), Vertebral column radiographic interpretation and cases.

 

PM.

4. Common misconceptions of neurological disease.

5. Head tilt and tremor disorders.

6. Seizures, treatment, monitoring and how to help clients. 


6 CE credits pending approval from ABVMA, SVMA & CVBC
 
Please RSVP before  
 
We are hoping to host this session in-person, live via. Zoom & offer the recording.

Registration will remain closed until the format is decided.    
 
  • TBD
 

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Wed May 10/23 Emerging Infectious Diseases
Wed, May 10, 2023
 
Agenda:
TBD

2 CE credits pending approval from ABVMA, SVMA & CVBC
 
Seating is limited to 500 (500 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before  
  7-9pm (time to be confirmed) Mountain Time

Online live via. Zoom Only

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.      
  • Non-Member - $25.00
  • Office Manager - free
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - free
  • RVT - free
  • Support Staff - free
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - free
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • TBD
 

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Sun June 4/23 Patient Safety
Sun, Jun 4, 2023
 
Agenda:
TBD

4 CE credits pending approval from ABVMA, SVMA & CVBC
 
Please RSVP before  
 
We are hoping to host this session in-person, live via. Zoom & offer the recording.

Registration will remain closed until the format is decided.    
 
  • TBD
 

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Wed Sept 13/23 Endocrinology & Diabetes Mellitus
Wed, Sep 13, 2023
 
Agenda:
TBD

2 CE credits pending approval from ABMA, SVMA & CVBC
 
Please RSVP before  
 
We are hoping to host this session in-person, live via. Zoom & offer the recording.

Registration will remain closed until the format is decided.    
 
  • TBD
 

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Wed Nov 8/23 Internal Medicine (Zoom only)
Wed, Nov 8, 2023
 
Agenda: TBD

2 CE credits pending approval from ABVMA, SVMA & CVBC
 
Seating is limited to 500 (500 places are currently available)
 
Please RSVP before  
  7-9pm Mountain Time

Online live via. Zoom Only

This session WILL be recorded and available for on-demand viewing for 4-6 weeks following the live session.  If viewing the recording, a short quiz must be completed to get the CE credits.  You must get 80% or higher on the quiz to pass.  Please do not register here for the recording.  An email and registration instructions will be sent out once the recording and quiz are available.    
  • Non-Member - $25.00
  • Office Manager - free
  • Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians - free
  • RVT - free
  • Support Staff - free
  • Vet Student - free
  • RVT Student - free
  • Intern - free
  • Member - free
  • Executive - free
(5% GST will be added)  
  • TBD