Workshop Series: Enhancing laboratory diagnostic skills
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Workshop Series: Enhancing laboratory diagnostic skills

Three separate one-day courses in laboratory diagnostic skills for equine, cattle, and companion animal veterinarians.

 Export to Your Calendar 22/08/2017 to 24/08/2017
When: Tuesday 22 August - Thursday 24 August
Where: Waikato University
Hamilton, Waikato 
New Zealand
Contact: Hannah Schrader
+64 4 495 1140


Online registration is available until: 31/08/2017
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About this course

Improve your confidence when using an in house analyser and get the most out of your lab. These three new style pathology workshops will improve the potential for getting to the crux of a clinical problem for veterinarians working in equine, dairy, production and companion animal practice.


Format & Programme

Equine: 22 August – This day will include the latest laboratory techniques and information used in general, performance, and reproduction equine practice. View the programme here.

Bovine: 23 August – This day will include the latest laboratory techniques and information used in dairy cattle and beef cattle practice. View the programme here.

Companion animal: 24 August – This day includes a practical session on basic cytology, sample preparation (solid tissue and fluid), and microscopic interpretation of preparations. The workshop will include the latest laboratory techniques and information used in general and specialist companion animal practice. View the programme here.


Tutors

Specialist tutors representing four of New Zealand's top veterinary diagnostic laboratories
NZVP/IDEXX
Jenni Donald BVSc, Diplomate ACVP
Isobel Gibson DVM, DVSc, Diplomate ACVP
Alan Julian BVSc, Diplomate ACVP

SVS
Sandra Forsyth BVSc, Diplomate ACVA
Alice Fraser BVMS, FRCPath

Gribbles
Lisa Hulme-Moir BVSc (dist), PhD
dawn Seddon BVSc, MSc VetPath, NHD Micro, Diplomate ACVP, Registered Veterinary Specialist (clinical pathology)

Microbiologist
Rae Pearson BHlthSc - SVS

Biological Sciences
Ray Cursons MSc, PhD - Waikato University

Bovine guest speakers
Roger Ellison BVSc, MVSc
Emma Cuttance BVSc, MVS (epi)

Equine specialists
Jenni Sonis DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM, Registered Equine Medicine Specialist
Lee Morris BVSc, DVSc, Diplomate ACT, Registered Specialist in Veterinary Reproduction

Companion animal specialists
Fiona Hollinshead BVSc (hons), MANZCVS, PhD, Diplomate ACT, Registered Specialist in Small Animal Reproduction - Glenbred
Graham Swinney BVSc (hons), DVCS, FACVSc (canine medicine) - NZVP/IDEXX

Tutors kindly sponsored by:



CPD points

Activities in this workshop can be recorded under either continuing veterinary education or collegial learning activity.


Pricing information

 
NZVA member
Non-member
 Earlybird rates (until Tuesday 25 July)    
1 workshop
 $495  $745
2 workshops
 $890  $1,340
3 workshops
 $1,190  $1,780
 Full rates (from Wednesday 26 July)    
 1 workshop
 $695  $945
 2 workshops
 $1,090  $1,540
 3 workshops
 $1,390  $1,980

 

Practice registration is available for NZVA members who work at the same clinic. Register for three days and send a different person each day. Email vetlearn@vets.org.nz for further details.

All prices are in NZD and are GST inclusive 


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