VIN VSPN
VIN VSPN CE Portal Participant Resources Practice Area Course Archives Course Catalogs Suggestion Box
Back Print Save Bookmark in my Browser
Information about the VIN/VSPN Course Catalogs. Courses open for enrollment to Veterinarians. Courses open for enrollment to Veterinary Support Staff. Non-interactive (self-study) courses open for enrollment to VIN and/or VSPN members.     

VIN Course Catalog
Please select one of the following:
About the VIN/VSPN Course Catalogs The VIN CE Catalog The VSPN CE Catalog The Non-Interactive CE Catalog

OPEN FOR ENROLLMENT
TO
VETERINARIANS
   
VIN Course Catalog
Prices are listed in US dollars



July | August | September 2017

VIN CE Course MULT310-2017: Cats and Calcium: A Review of Feline Hypercalcemia [Non-Interactive]   [ Basic | non-interactive ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Audrey K Cook, BVM&S, MRCVS, Dip ACVIM, ECVIM, ABVP (Feline)
Course Open June 22-December 31, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course open period.
CE Credits2
Level and
Prerequisites
This basic course is geared towards small animal practitioners and assumes some basic understanding of calcium homeostasis and the consequences of hypercalcemia in feline patients. This non-interactive course is open to VIN members only.
Open To This program (22-30043) is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 2 CE Credits, with a maximum of 2 CE Credits being available to any individual veterinarian. This RACE approval is for the subject matter categories of: Scientific, using the delivery method of Non-Interactive-Distance: (Online, Correspondence, Journal, or Other Self-Study). This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board's CE requirements.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians.
Format   non-interactive This course does not include Real Time Sessions, message boards, or participant-instructor interaction. It is self-study and self-paced.
Tuition VIN Member $46

VIN CE Course ALTM400-2017: Wild Medicinal Plants and Their Potential Veterinary Uses [Non-Interactive]   [ Basic | non-interactive ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Sandra Mitchell, DVM, ABVP Feline, ABVP ECM
Course Open September 6-December 31, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
None
Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.
CE Credits2
Level and
Prerequisites
This basic course is open to veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists interested in wild medicinal plants and their potential veterinary uses.
Open To This program (22-30044) is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 2 CE Credits, with a maximum of 2 CE Credits being available to any individual veterinarian or veterinary technician/technologist. This RACE approval is for the subject matter categories of: Non-Scientific-Clinical, using the delivery method of Non-Interactive-Distance: (Online, Correspondence, Journal, or Other Self-Study). This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board's CE requirements.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.
Format   non-interactive This course does not include Real Time Sessions, message boards, or participant-instructor interaction. It is self-study and self-paced.
Tuition Member $46

October | November | December 2017

VIN CE Course ANES110-0917: Wild Adventures: Anesthesia and Analgesia in Wildlife   [ Intermediate | audio only ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenters Heather W. Barron, DVM, DABVP(Avian)
Michelle G. Hawkins, VMD, DABVP(Avian)
Course Open October 11-November 18, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Wednesdays, October 18, 25, November 1, and 8, 2017; 7:00-9:00 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits8
Level and
Prerequisites
This intermediate course will be open to veterinarians, veterinary students, veterinary technicians/technologists, and veterinary support staff actively interested in anesthesia and analgesia of wildlife in birds, reptiles, and mammals.
Open To Open to veterinarians, veterinary students, veterinary technicians/technologists, and veterinary support staff.
Accreditation This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
Format   audio only The lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format. Please come prepared to listen.
Tuition Member $184 ($166 early bird special if enrolled by September 27, 2017)
Non-Member $292 ($263 early bird special if enrolled by September 27, 2017)

VIN CE Course DIAG207-1017: Quality Management for the Veterinary Clinical Pathology Laboratory, Part II   [ Advanced | audio only ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenters Kathleen P. Freeman, DVM, BS, MS, PhD, DipECVCP, MRCPath, MRCVS, Certificate in Laboratory Quality Management (University of Wisconsin), Senior Veterinary Clinical Pathologist at IDEXX Labs, Ltd, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, UK
Stefanie Klenner, DVM, Dr.med.vet., Diplomate ECVCP, scil animal care company, Viernheim, Germany
A. Russell Moore, DVM, MS, DACVP, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80524, USA
Emma Hooijberg, BVSc GPCert(SAP) DipECVCP, Senior Lecturer in Clinical Pathology, Department of Companion Animal Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Course Open October 15, 2017-January 31, 2018
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Sundays, October 22, November 5, 19, December 3, and 17, 2017; January 7, 21, and 28, 2018; 3:00-4:30 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits15
Level and
Prerequisites
This advanced course will be open to will be open to participants training for or with experience working in a clinical pathology laboratory. This course is not open to veterinary students.
Open To Open to veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
Accreditation This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
Format   audio only The lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format. Please come prepared to listen.
Tuition $700

VIN CE Course MULT600-1017: Introduction to Canine Rehabilitation   [ Basic | audio and text ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Jacqueline Davidson, DVM, MS, DACVS, CVA, CCRP, CERP, CCRT, CVPP, DACVSMR
Course Open October 16-November 9, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Mondays, October 23 and 30, 2017; 9:30-11:30 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits4
Level and
Prerequisites
This basic course is intended for veterinarians interested in rehabilitation. Participants should be well versed in canine anatomy and physiology. This course is a prerequisite for the advanced level course MULT601-1017: Cases in Canine Rehabilitation.
Open To Open to veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, and VSPN members.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 22-30420)
Format   audio and text The lectures for this course will be presented as a combination of text and audio.
Tuition Member $92 ($83 early bird special if enrolled by September 25, 2017)
Non-Member $169 ($152 early bird special if enrolled by September 25, 2017)

*Enroll in both MULT600-1017: Introduction to Canine Rehabilitation and MULT601-1017: Cases in Canine Rehabilitation by October 23, 2017 and receive the discounted enrollment price: Member $156 Non-Member $288

VIN CE Course NUTR105-1017: Gastrointestinal Adverse Food Reactions   [ Intermediate | audio only ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Catherine Lenox, DVM, Diplomate ACVN
Course Open November 8-25, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Wednesday, November 15, 2017; 9:00-11:00 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits2
Level and
Prerequisites
This intermediate course will be open to veterinarians actively interested in gastrointestinal adverse food reactions.
Open To Open to veterinarians.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians. (RACE 22-22685)
Format   audio only The lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format. Please come prepared to listen.
Tuition Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by October 25, 2017)
Non-Member $108 ($97 early bird special if enrolled by October 25, 2017)

VIN CE Course EXOT320-1017: Avian Cardiology   [ Intermediate | text only ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenters Brenna Fitzgerald, DVM, Dip ABVP (avian practice)
Brian Speer, DVM, Dip ABVP (avian practice), Dip ECZM (avian)
Course Open October 25-December 2, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Wednesdays, November 1, 8, 15, and 22, 2017; 9:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits4
Level and
Prerequisites
This intermediate course will be open to veterinarians actively interested in avian cardiology. Participants are expected to have some basic knowledge of avian medicine.
Open To Open to veterinarians.
Accreditation This course is RACE approved for veterinarians. (RACE 22-30743)
Format   text only The lectures for this course will be presented in a text format.
Tuition Member $92 ($83 early bird special if enrolled by October 11, 2017)
Non-Member $169 ($152 early bird special if enrolled by October 11, 2017)

VIN CE Course MULT211-1017: Systems C: Organ System Pathophysiology and ABVP Core Examination Review   [ Intermediate | audio and text ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenters Katherine M. James, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Ellen Behrend, VMD, PhD, DACVIM
Joe Bartges, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, DACVN
Julie R. Fischer, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)
Milan Hess, DVM, MS, DAC
Susan Little, DVM, ABVP Feline
Course Open October 26, 2017-January 21, 2018
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Thursdays, November 2, 9, 16, 30, December 7, and 14, 2017; January 4 and 11, 2018; 9:30-11:30 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits16
Level and
Prerequisites
This intermediate course will be open to veterinarians actively interested in an overview of small animal reproduction, fluids/electrolytes/acid-base, urology, nephrology and endocrine information. This course is the fifth of six modules in the Organ System Pathophysiology and ABVP Core Examination review series. The MULT207-1014: Pathologic Basis of Disease and the MULT208-0215: Principles of Medicine courses are recommended prerequisites.
Open To Open to veterinarians.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians. (RACE 22-30736)
Format   audio and text Some of the lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format and others in a text format.
Tuition Member $368 ($331 early bird special if enrolled by October 12, 2017)
Non-Member $512 ($461 early bird special if enrolled by October 12, 2017)

VIN CE Course MULT601-1017: Cases in Canine Rehabilitation   [ Advanced | audio and text ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Jacqueline Davidson, DVM, MS, DACVS, CVA, CCRP, CERP, CCRT, CVPP, DACVSMR
Course Open October 30-November 23, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Mondays, November 6 and 13, 2017; 9:30-11:30 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits4
Level and
Prerequisites
This advanced course is intended for veterinarians interested in rehabilitation. Participants should be well versed in canine anatomy and physiology. Completing the MULT600-1017: Introduction to Canine Rehabilitation course is a prerequisite for enrolling in this course.
Open To Open to veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, and VSPN members.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 22-30439)
Format   audio and text The lectures for this course will be presented as a combination of text and audio.
Tuition Member $92 ($83 early bird special if enrolled by October 9, 2017)
Non-Member $169 ($152 early bird special if enrolled by October 9, 2017)
*Enroll in both MULT600-1017: Introduction to Canine Rehabilitation and MULT601-1017: Cases in Canine Rehabilitation by October 23, 2017 and receive the discounted enrollment price: Member $156 Non-Member $288

VIN CE Course SAIM401-1117: Treating Diabetes Mellitus   [ Intermediate | audio only ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Stijn Niessen, DVM, PhD, ECVIM-CA Internal Medicine
Course Open November 3-December 27, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Sundays, November 12, 19, December 3, 10, and 17, 2017; 3:00-5:00 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits10
Level and
Prerequisites
This intermediate course will be open to veterinarians actively interested in the etiology, pathophysiology and treatment of diabetes mellitus. Participants are expected to have a basic knowledge of the disease.
Open To Open to veterinarians.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians. (RACE 22-30993)
Format   audio only The lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format. Please come prepared to listen.
Tuition Member $230 ($207 early bird special if enrolled by October 20, 2017)
Non-Member $355 ($319 early bird special if enrolled by October 20, 2017)

VSPN CE Course STAF146-1117: Employee Evaluations and Performance Planning    [Advanced | audio ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA
Course Open November 7-December 1, 2017
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Tuesdays, November 14 and 21, 2017; 9:30-11:00 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits3
Level and
Prerequisites
This advanced course is geared toward veterinarians, practice managers, and supervisors to best incorporate practice ethics and atmosphere to utilize evaluations and performance planning for advancement of practice goals and staff development.
Open To Open to VSPN and VIN Members.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 22-31026) This course is approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (VHMA 12-20)
Format   audio The lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format. Please come prepared to listen.
Tuition $63 ($57 early bird special if enrolled by October 24, 2017)

January | February | March 2018

VIN CE Course DENT004-0118: Dental Radiograph Interpretation   [ Basic | audio only ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Steve Holmstrom, DVM, Dipl. AVDC
Course Open January 2-February 8, 2018
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Mondays, January 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2018; 9:00-11:00 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits8
Level and
Prerequisites
This basic course will be open to veterinarians actively interested in the interpretation of dental radiographs. Veterinary technicians/technologists who are AVDT members may also enroll. Veterinary technicians/technologists will need to provide their AVDT number in the comment field of the payment page when they enroll.
Open To Open to veterinarians and AVDT veterinary technicians/technologists.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 22-25771)
Format   audio only The lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format using a Webinar platform.
Tuition Member $184 ($166 early bird special if enrolled by December 18, 2017)
Non-Member $292 ($263 early bird special if enrolled by December 18, 2017)

VIN CE Course EXOT103-0118: Amphibian Essentials   [ Basic | audio only ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenter Ken Harkewicz, VMD
Course Open January 2-February 16, 2018
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Tuesdays, January 9, 16, 23, 30, and February 6, 2018; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits10
Level and
Prerequisites
This basic course will be open to veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists actively interested in the supportive medical treatment of amphibians. No previous amphibian handling or experience is necessary.
Open To Open to veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
Accreditation This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 22-31273)
Format   audio only The lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format using a Webinar.
Tuition Member $230 ($207 early bird special if enrolled by December 19, 2017)
Non-Member $355 ($319 early bird special if enrolled by December 19, 2017)

VIN CE Course MULT212-0218: Systems D: Organ System Pathophysiology and ABVP Core Examination Review   [ Intermediate | audio and text ]
Enroll Now See the Course Information page for more information on content, discounts, and materials.
Presenters TBA
Course Open February 1-April 22, 2018
Real Time Sessions
(RTS)
Thursdays, February 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5 and 12, 2018; 9:30-11:30 pm ET (USA)
CE Credits18
Level and
Prerequisites
This intermediate course will be open to veterinarians actively interested in an overview of small animal infectious disease, immunology, ophthalmology, coagulation and hematology information. This course is the sixth and final module in the Organ System Pathophysiology and ABVP Core Examination review series. The MULT207-1014: Pathologic Basis of Disease and the MULT208-0215: Principles of Medicine courses are recommended prerequisites.
Open To Open to veterinarians.
Accreditation This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians.
Format   audio and text Some of the lectures for this course will be presented in an audio format and others in a text format.
Tuition Member $414 ($373 early bird special if enrolled by January 11, 2018)
Non-Member $576 ($518 early bird special if enrolled by January 11, 2018)


800.700.4636  |  CEonVIN@vin.com  |  530.756.4881  |  Fax: 530.756.6035
777 West Covell Blvd, Davis, CA 95616

Copyright 2002, Veterinary Information Network, Inc.