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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

2017 SVMA Conference, AGM and Trade Show

Sep 8 - Sep 10, 2017
Regina, SK
Scientific CE Hours: 18
Non-Scientific CE Hours: 1.5
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Superior Care Drives Superior Compliance

Thursday September 14, 2017
Calgary, AB
Presented by Dr Danny Joffe, this is a very practical talk for DVMs and Technologists (and other hospital team members). One of the best tools to ensure practice financial success is to create and retain compliant clients. This presentation goes over some simple steps to enhance compliance and therefore maximize patient care, client satisfaction and practice financial success.

Contact Ruthie Siddoway
Regional Operations Director, Edmonton and Saskatoon
VCA Canada
T 780-221-6945
ruth.siddoway@vca.com | vcacanada.com

Raw Food- The Science // Simplified Dermatology for the GP

Saturday September 16, 2017
Lloydminster, AB

Scientific CE Hours: 4
Part 1: Raw Food- The Science
This talk forays into peer-reviewed published studies on raw food. Using evidence-based medicine, this talk enables the clinician to determine if feeding raw food is appropriate and if the benefits of feeding raw food outweigh the risks of feeding these controversial diets.

Part 2: Simplified Dermatology for the General Practitioner
This talk reviews the various causes of and treatments for dermatological disease in dogs and cats. The talk describes a protocol for clinicians to approach, diagnose and treat dermatological disease.

These talks are for both DVMs and RVTs. Contact Dr Joanne Heaver 780-875-5733

Back to Basics -Managing Your Employee Relations

Monday September 18, 2017
Saskatoon, SK
Non-Scientific CE Hours: 5
Speaker: Dawn Ulrich, Human Resources Manager - WDDC

A brief overview of Employment Standards and various tools (e.g. employee handbook, job descriptions, policies and procedures) to help you excel at managing the employment relationship.

Back to Basics -Managing Your Employee Relations

Tuesday September 19, 2017
Regina, SK
Non-Scientific CE Hours: 5
Speaker: Dawn Ulrich, Human Resources Manager - WDDC

A brief overview of Employment Standards and various tools (e.g. employee handbook, job descriptions, policies and procedures) to help you excel at managing the employment relationship.

SK AMR/AMU Group Annual Roundtable

Wednesday September 20, 2017
Saskatoon, SK
WCVM
Scientific CE Hours: 4
Prairie Diagnostic Services in collaboration with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture are pleased to host the third annual antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial usage roundtable. The event will take place on September 20, 2017 at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. This gathering is intended to provide an opportunity for interdisciplinary conversation on the problem of antimicrobial resistance and is open to researchers, educators, practitioners, and policy makers from both animal and human health.

Approved for four hours of AMR CE credit.

2017 Conference on Sustainable Veterinary Practice

Saturday September 30, 2017
Montreal, QU

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

WCABP 27th Annual Conference

Jan 18 - Jan 20, 2018
Calgary, AB
Contact Phyllis Mierau for information.
info@wcabp.com


Online

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.


Ongoing

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


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