Companion Animal Point-of-Care Ultrasound
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This workshop is designed to increase your knowledge and skills used in emergency point-of-care techniques.

 Export to Your Calendar 25/05/2019
When: 25 May
8:30 AM
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Massey University
Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui 
New Zealand
Contact: Hannah Schrader
+64 4 495 1140


Online registration is available until: 25/05/2019
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About this course   

This workshop is designed to increase your knowledge and skills used in emergency point-of-care techniques. Through a series of case-based interactive lectures and practical hands-on training, you will learn techniques that help you with your diagnostic and treatment decisions on a daily basis, going far beyond the emergency room. Presented by internationally recognised Dr Soren Boysen from the University of Calgary and supported by highly-skilled tutors.

Format

1 day of lectures at 2019 Conference in the Capital followed by a 1 day workshop at Massey University


Learning outcomes and benefits

  • Increase your understanding of daily uses in cage-side ultrasound.
  • Improve your point-of-care ultrasound skills.
  • Learn new 5-minute techniques for scanning the thorax, abdomen and heart to diagnose conditions and direct further work-up and therapy.
  • Increase your confidence in ultrasound diagnosis in a variety of conditions, including pleural space disease, abdominal effusion, alveolar interstitial pathology and basic cardiac pathology.
  • Feel confident in using focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) techniques for the acute abdomen and trauma patients.

Tutors

Soren Boysen DVM, Dipl. ACVECC


Ivayla Yozova Dr.med.vet, MVM, MBA, AFHEA, Dipl. ACVECC


Janelle Wierenga BS, DVM, Dipl. ACVECC, MPH


Gerardo Poli BVSc MANZCVS MVS


CPD Points

This course is worth 13 CVE points. NZVA members get access to the MyCPD record.


Prices

NZVA member
$890
Non-member $1335

All prices are in NZD and are GST inclusive.