Upcoming CE & Events

2017/18 Approved CE
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Below is a list of a variety of CE topics.

SVMA-approved scientific and non-scientific CE hours are included.

Continuing Education Online Ongoing Other Events

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Continuing Education

UCVM Courses May/June, 2017

May 29 - Jun 23, 2017
Calgary, AB

The University of Calgary’s Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM) is pleased to offer the following continuing education courses for veterinary practitioners in May and June 2017. These courses are designed to assist veterinarians who are returning to the workforce after a leave, are interested in changing their scope of practice, and who want to ensure that they are current with the latest approaches. Foreign trained veterinarians preparing for the Clinical Proficiency Exam (CPE) may find these courses useful.

Please visit vet.ucalgary.ca/conted or vet.ucalgary.ca for further details and REGISTRATION forms. Deadline for registration is April 15th, 2017. Course registrations are limited so register early.
Contact vetmed@ucalgary.ca or call 403-210-6624 for further information.

Practice "Protection"

May 31 - Jun 2, 2017
Regina, Saskatoon, SK
Non-Scientific CE Hours: 6
How up to speed are you and your team on tax laws? How “Veterinary-centric” is your accountant?
Plus succession planning, cyber-security, forensics and theft.

Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative - 2017 Workshop

Thursday June 15, 2017
Saskatoon, SK
University of Saskatchewan
The Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative (CWHC) is conducting a special workshop, exploring the history of
wildlife health surveillance in Canada, the evolving concepts of health, the latest in surveillance trends as well as current and future issues facing wildlife.

2017 CVMA Convention

Jul 13 - Jul 16, 2017
Charlottetown, PEI
In collaboration with the Registered Veterinary Technologists and Technicians of Canada (RVTTC), this unique four-day event features a strong scientific program with over 35 speakers, and offers up to 27 RACE-accredited hours of CE. Sessions include wet labs and concurrent sessions exploring companion animal, ruminant, equine, practice management and animal welfare issues. Contact: Sarah Cunningham; tel: (613) 236-1162, ext. 121; fax: (613) 236-9681; e-mail: conventions@cvma-acmv.org.

2017 SVMA Conference, AGM and Trade Show

Sep 8 - Sep 10, 2017
Regina, SK
Scientific CE Hours: 17
Non-Scientific CE Hours: 1.5

2017 CanWest Veterinary Conference

Oct 14 - Oct 17, 2017
Banff, AB

Equine Muscular and Neurologic Disorders

Oct 23 - Oct 24, 2017
Langley, BC
Scientific CE Hours: 12
Delta Equine Seminar presents Dr Stephanie Valberg speaking on the diagnosis and management of muscular disorders and Dr Carrie Finno speaking on examination, localization, diagnosis and management of neurologic disorders.

SAVT Conference

Nov 3 - Nov 5, 2017
Saskatoon, SK
Saskatoon Inn


Fear Free Certification Program

Non-Scientific CE Hours: 7.0
The Fear Free Certification Program teaches veterinary professionals how to provide calming environments for their patients and educate clients on the advantages of a Fear Free visit for the health and well-being of their pets (as well as that of the pet owner and the hospital team).
This is an online webinar series with 8 modules to be completed at the user's own pace.


WDDC Practice Tool Kit (WHMIS and SDS)

Your clinic, SK
Non-Scientific CE Hours: 1
Ongoing Lunch & Learns:
WDDC Practice Tool Kit Series (WHMIS & SDS). Presented by WHMIS certified WDDC representatives. This is an ongoing offer to practices and may be scheduled at your convenience.

Contact Karen Laventure 306-221-7681 or klaventure@wddc.com

Other Events


Sunday June 4, 2017
Regina, SK
Sunday June 4 is VET TEAM FAMILY DAY in Wascana Park!

The whole clinic team is invited to bring all two- and four-legged family members for a relaxing day in the park.
Join us for a 4K Fun Run, 4K Dog Walk, BBQ, fun and games for all the kids.

Mark your calendar for this special vet community event!