- March 3, 2017 - VCS Seminar: Dr. Natasha Olsen
- March 10, 2017 - VCS Seminar: Dr. Blake Marcum
- March 26, 2017 - Veterinary Technician Symposium
- May 17-18, 2017 - Center for Animal Welfare Science Symposium
- May 19, 2017 - Canine Welfare Science Forum
“Canine Thoracolumbar Intervertebral Disc Herniation: Surgical Treatment and Prevention”
Presenter: Dr. Anastasia Olsen, 1st Year Resident, Small Animal Surgery
This seminar will review thoracolumbar intervertebral disc disease in canine patients. In particular, the focus of the seminar will be current surgical treatment recommendations and outcome. In addition, the topic of preventative techniques, specifically percutaneous laser disc ablation, will be explored.
One (1) continuing education (CE) credit is offered for this seminar.
Presenter: Dr. Blake Marcum, 1st Year Resident, Oncology
His lecture will focus on the basics of neutrophil maturation and chemotherapy effects on neutrophils in humans and veterinary patients. Special attention will be focused on the financial, emotional, and medical drawbacks of chemotherapy-induced neutropenia.
One (1) Continuing Education (CE) credit is offered for this seminar.
Purdue Veterinary Medicine hosts an annual Veterinary Technician Symposium to provide an opportunity for veterinary assistants, veterinary technology students, and veterinary technicians to obtain approved continuing education credits.
Learn practical information to use in clinical practice with a variety of lecture topics centered on clinical practice, small animal medicine, large animal medicine, cardiology, and behavior to name a few. Develop your professional network! Meet others that share a passion for continuing education and strive to be the very best. Network with colleagues from veterinary facilities throughout Indiana and surrounding states. Meet faculty and staff of Purdue Veterinary Medicine. Past attendees cited this symposium as "extremely valuable," commenting on the high quality of speakers, practicality of the topics and the great value for the cost.
- Click here to register for the Veterinary Technician Symposium
- Click here for the Preliminary Program
*6.5 continuing education (CE) units available
"Advancing Animal Welfare Science: Overcoming Obstacles to Implementation"
Join us for the 3rd Annual Center for Animal Welfare Science (CAWS) Symposium!
Special CAWS workshops will be held on May 17!
May 17-18, 2017 in Purdue University's Stewart Center.
More details coming soon!