Ultrasound of the Mid-Distal Limb & Stifle for Equine Practitioners
A 2 Day Practical Course
DATE – 23 & 24 February 2018
VENUE –Moore Equine Veterinary Centre, Calgary AB
LOCATION –Calgary, AB (Calgary International Airport)
CE HOURS – 14.5
CAROL GILLIS – DVM, PhD, Dipl.ACVSMR ￼￼￼Consultant Equine Ultrasonographer, Aiken, South Carolina, USA WADE TENNEY – BS, DVM Clinical Assistant Professor, Large Animal Ultrasound Service, Tufts University, USA ￼￼RONALD GENOVESE – VMD Cleveland Equine Clinic, Ravenna, Ohio, USA
This course has been designed to equip equine clinicians with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to make the most of their abilities and ultrasound machine, in the diagnosis and treatment of equine musculoskeletal conditions affecting the mid and distal frontlimb and hindlimb, including the stifle joint. This course is suitable for all vets aiming to improve their knowledge and skills in this area, as the practical sessions will be adapted to the attendee’s skill level.
The speakers will be sharing invaluable tips/tricks and pearls of wisdom with the attendees during the 7 hours of practical sessions in small groups (2 – 4 vets per ultrasound machine) on live horses. Each attendee will be able to hone his/her practical skills at the following practical stations: Machine set-up, foot & pastern, digital flexor tendon sheath, fetlock region, suspensory ligament, flexor tendons & check ligaments, tarsus & tarsal sheath and the stifle joint region.
Register bySUNDAY 14th JANUARY 2018, to qualify for the early booking discount.