VSPN Course Catalog

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VSPN Course Catalog
October 31, 2017 (published) | February 20, 2024 (revised)

January | February | March 2024


Emerging and Exotic Diseases: Keeping the “Zebras” in Your Differentials (MULT101-0224)
Format: Interactive

Presenters:  Jenna Bjork, DVM, MPH
Course Dates:  February 13–April 5, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, February 20, 27, March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2024; 7:00-8:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation: This course is approved for 9 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-1136698)
CE Credits: 9

Tuition: Member $207 ($186 early bird special if enrolled January 30, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (DebbieF@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 756


Lifesaving by the Numbers: Effective Population Management in Animal Shelters (SHEL102-0224)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Erin Katribe, DVM, MS, ABVP (Shelter Medicine)
Course Dates:  February 21-March 9, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Wednesday, February 28, 2024; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation: This course is approved for 2 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-1139746)
CE Credits: 2

Tuition:  Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by February 7, 2024)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by February 7, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 126


Honey Bees - Colony Management (ARTH003-0224)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: February 23-April 3, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Sundays, March 3, 10, 17, and 24, 2024; 2:00-3:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This course is approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-1110010)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: Member $138 ($124 early bird special if enrolled by February 9, 2024)
Non-Member $231 ($208 early bird special if enrolled by February 9, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 195


Controlling Controlled Drugs (TECH163-0224)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Philip Seibert, BS, CVT
Course Open: February 26-March 28, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, March 4, 11, and 18, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Course Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-951567)
This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (VHMA 09-06)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $154 ($144 early bird special if enrolled by February 12, 2024)
The price of this course includes a copy of "The Complete Veterinary Practice Controlling Controlled Drug Manual", which will be mailed to the participant.


Triage (TECH254-0224)
Format:
Interactive

Presenter: Justin Chandlr AAS, CVT, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: 
February 29-March 31, 2024
Real Time Sessions: 
Thursdays, March 7, 14, and 21, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: 
This program has been RACE approved for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-1153848).
CE Credits:
4.5

Tuition: $99 ($89 early bird special if enrolled by February 15, 2024)


Approaches to Employee Performance Management (STAF146-0324)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Heather Howell, RVT, LVT, MBA, CCFP
Course Open: March 6-March 30, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, March 13 and 20, 2024; 9:30-11:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 3 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-1160046)
This course has been approved by VHMA for CVPM credits. (12-20)
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $66 ($59 early bird special if enrolled by February 21, 2024)


Introduction to Shelter Medicine (SHEL103-0324)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Erin Katribe, DVM, MS, ABVP (Shelter Medicine)
Course Dates: March 18-April 4, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Monday, March 25, 2024; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation: This course is approved for 2 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-1139748)
CE Credits: 2

Tuition:  Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by March 4, 2024)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by March 4, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 126


Veterinary Hospice (TECH340-0324)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Lisa Dinolov, LVT (BAS), BSN
Course Dates: March 18-April 11, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, March 25 and April 1, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 3 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-1160046)
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $66 ($59 early bird special if enrolled by March 4, 2024)


The Pain Stops Here: Locoregional Anesthetic Techniques  (TECH335-0324)
Format:
Interactive

Presenter: HHeidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia), (Surgery), Elite FFCP (Veterinary), CFVP
Course Dates: March 21-April 7, 2024
Real Time Session: Thursday, March 28, 2024; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-1156734).
CE Credits: 1.5

Tuition: $33 ($30 early bird pricing if enrolled by March 7, 2024) 


Toxicology Talk (TECH399-0324)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Jeff Backus, RVT, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Open: March 26-April 26, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, April, 2, 9, and 16, 2024; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-1160082)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $99 ($89 early bird special if enrolled by March 12, 2024 )


ER Series Module 1: Fluids and Transfusions (TECH397-0324)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Dave Cowan, BA, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Open: March 27-April 3, 2024
Real Time Session (RTS): Wednesdays, March 27 and April 3, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted (but is not yet approved) for 3 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval. 
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $66 ($59 early bird special if enrolled by March 6, 2024)
Enroll in both modules by March 27 and receive a 15% off the original course price.


Neoplastic Cytology: Let's Start at the Very Beginning (TECH322-0324)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Jenny Cassibry Fisher, RVT, VTS(Oncology) and Pamela Baker, BSc, DVM, Gradate Diploma (Clinical Pathology)
Course Open: March 28-May 8, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, April, 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $ 132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by March 14, 2024 )


Honey Bees - Diseases (ARTH004-0324)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: March 29-May 1, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Sundays, April 7, 14, and 21, 2024; 2:00-3:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Credit Approval: This course is approved for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-1110012)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: Member $104 ($94 early bird special if enrolled by March 15, 2024)
Non-Member $183 ($165 early bird special if enrolled by March 15, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 195


April | May | June 2024


Advanced Anesthetic Techniques (TECH346-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia) and (Clinical Practice-Companion Exotic Animal)
Course Dates: April 1-April 18, 2024
Real Time Session: Monday, April 8, 2024; 8:30-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Advanced
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 2 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.  (20-913398)
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: $44 ($40 early bird special if enrolled by March 18, 2024)


Employees-Our Most Valuable Asset (STAF192-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Andrea Crabtree, BS, CVPM, PHR, SPHR, PHRca, CCFP, FFCP
Course Dates: April 8-April 25, 2024
Real Time Session: Monday, April 15, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
This course has been submitted to the VHMA for CVPM credit approval.
CE Credits: 1.5

Tuition: $33 ($30 early bird special if enrolled by March 25, 2024)


Clinical Use of Perioperative Drugs in the Small Animal Patient - Real World Applications (ANES122-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Kris Kruse-Elliott, DVM, PhD, DACVAA (course coordinator)
Nancy Brock, DVM, DACVAA
Lydia Love, DVM, DACVAA
Heidi Shafford, DVM, PhD, DACVAA

Course Dates:
  April 2-May 10, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS):  Tuesdays, April 9, 16, 23, and 30, 2024; 8:00-10:00 ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation: This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 8 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 8

Tuition:  Member $184 ($166 early bird special if enrolled by March 19, 2024)
Non-Member $292 ($263 early bird special if enrolled by March 19, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Jennifer Boyle Eppler (JenniferB@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 169


Feline Behavior and House Soiling (FELI103-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenters:  Christine Calder, DVM, DACVB 
Course Dates:
  April 8-May 2, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Mondays, April 15 and 22, 2024; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, and veterinary teams
Accreditation: This program has been RACE approved for 4 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (RACE 220-1136242)
CE Credits: 4

Tuition: Member $92 ($83 early bird special if enrolled by March 25, 2024)
Non-Member $169 ($152 early bird special if enrolled by March 25, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Moreka Beckelic (Moreka@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 754


OSHA Module 1 - Paperwork, Training and Inspections (PRAC140-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenters:  Phil Seibert, CVT 
Course Dates:
  April 8-May 9, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Mondays, April 15, 22, and 29, 2024; 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, and veterinary teams
Accreditation: This course is approved for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-982846, exp 01/18/2025) (VHMA 19-21)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: Member $170 ($160 early bird special if enrolled by March 25, 2024)
Non-Member $249 ($231 early bird special if enrolled by March 25, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (DebbieF@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 756


Anesthesia for the Avian Patient (TECH235-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia) and (Clinical Practice-Companion Exotic Animal)
Course Dates: April 16-May 24, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, April 23, 30, May 7, and 14; 8:30-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-924113)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled April 02, 2024)


Civility Saves Lives: Why behavior matters and what you can do (CARE104-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Daniel Tipney, Training Director VetLed
Course Dates:  April 17-May 4, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS):  Wednesday, April 24, 2024; 1:00-3:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation: This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 2 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 2

Tuition:  Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by April 3, 2024) 
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by April 3, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 126


Honey Bees - Practicing Honey Bee Medicine (ARTH005-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates:  April 19-May 15, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Sundays, April 28 and May 5, 2024; 2:00-3:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 3 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.  (RACE 20-1110016)
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: Member $69 ($62 early bird special if enrolled by April 5, 2024)
Non-Member $137 ($123 early bird special if enrolled by April 5, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 195


Cancer Nutrition (TECH396-0424)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Kara M. Burns, MS, Med, LVT, VTS (Nutrition)
Course Open: April 25-May 12, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Thursday, May 2, 2024; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 1.5

Tuition: $33 ($30 early bird special if enrolled by April 11, 2024 )


Capnography (TECH273-0424)
Format:
Interactive

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia) and (Clinical Practice-Companion Exotic Animal)
Course Dates: April 29-May 16, 2024
Real Time Session: Monday, May 6, 2024; 8:30-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 2 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: $44 ($40 early bird special if enrolled April 15, 2024)


Employee Engagement and Retention (STAF185-0524)
Format: Interactive

Presenter:
Heather Howell, RVT, LVT, MBA, CCFP
Course Open: May 1-May 25, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, May 8 and 15, 2024; 9:30-11:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 3 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-950613)
This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (22-26)
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $66 ($59 early bird special if enrolled by April 17, 2024 )


Anesthesia Mistakes Awareness (TECH334-0524)
Format:
Interactive

Presenter: Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia), (Surgery), Elite FFCP (Veterinary), CFVP
Course Dates: May 2-May 19, 2024
Real Time Session: Thursday, May 9, 2024; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 1.5

Tuition: $33 ($30 early bird pricing if enrolled by April 18, 2024)


Summer VTNE Preparation Class (TECH120-0524)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition); Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia); Katy Waddell LVT, VTS (ECC)-R, VTS (Anesthesia and Analgesia); Tara Woyton, Ed.S, MS, LVT, CVT; Mark Sharpless, MBA, JM, CMAR, RVT, VTS (Lab Animal Medicine)
Course Dates: May 2-July 17, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Sundays, May 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, and July 7, 2024; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 12 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.  (20-1088672)
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $240 ($120 for enrolled AVMA/Canadian accredited VT program students or those who have graduated within 6 months of the course start date)
Tuition fees are deeply discounted thanks to a generous grant from the VIN Foundation.


IVAPM Pain Management Core Review (MULT110-0524)

Format: Interactive

Presenters:  Mark Epstein, DVM, DABVP (Canine/Feline), CVPP 
Bonnie Wright, DVM, CVMA, DACVAA, CVPP, CVMA, CCRP, CCRT
Sheilah Robertson, BVMS (Hons), CertVA, PhD, DACVAA, DECVAA, DACAW, DECAWBM (AWSEL), FRCVS
Mary Ellen Goldberg LVT, CVT, SRA-retired, CCRVN, CVPP, VTS-Lab Animal Medicine (Research Anesthesia-retired), VTS-Physical Rehabilitation-retired
Tamara Grubb, DVM, PhD, DACVAA
Janice L Huntingford DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP, CCRT CAVCA
Laurie McCauley, DVM, DACVSMR, CCRT, CVA, CVC
Lindsey Fry, DVM, cVMA, CCRP, CVPP, DACVSMR
Melina Zimmerman, DVM, DACVAA, CVPP, CVMA, CCRP

Course Dates:  May 3-August 7, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Sundays, May 12, 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, July 14, 21, and 28, 2024; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation:  This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 18 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 18

Tuition:  Member $444 ($403 early bird special if enrolled by April 19, 2024)
Non-Member $614 ($556early bird special if enrolled by April 19, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (Debbie@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 756


ER Series Module 2: Shock, Sepsis and SIRS (TECH398-0524) 
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Dave Cowan, BA, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Open: May 9-June 2, 2024
Real Time Session (RTS): Thursdays, May 16 and 23, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted (but is not yet approved) for 3 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval. 
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $66 ($59 early bird special if enrolled by April 25, 2024)
Enroll in both modules by March 27 and receive a 15% off the original course price.


The Absolute Truth About Hematology (TECH355-0524)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Barbie M. Papajeski, MS, LVT, RLATG, VTS (Clinical Pathology)
Course Dates: May 15-June 22, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, May 22, 29, June 5, and 12, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by May 1, 2024)


Arrhythmias and Treatment (TECH357-0524)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Justin Chandlr AAS, CVT, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: May 21-June 14, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, May 28 and June 4, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 3 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $66 ($59 early bird special if enrolled by May 7, 2024)


Achieving Brilliant Sanity with Mindfulness Meditation (CARE102-0524)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Michel Gaspar, DVM, MS, DAVBP, LCPC
Course Dates:  May 24-July 31, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS):  Sundays, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7, 14, and 21, 2024; 7:00-8:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation:  This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 14 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by May 3, 2024)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by May 3, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 195


Update on Feline Retroviruses (FELI102-0524)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Yaiza Forcada, DVM, PhD, DECVIM, PGCertVetEd, FHEA, MRCVS
Course Dates:
  May 24-June 19, 2024
Real Time Sessions (RTS):  Sundays, June 2 and 9, 2024; 2:00-4:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation: This course is RACE approved for 4 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-1117844)
CE Credits: 4

Tuition:  Member $92 ($83 early bird special if enrolled by May 12, 2024)
Non-Member $169 ($152 early bird special if enrolled by May 12, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Moreka Beckelic (Moreka@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 754


OSHA Module 2 – Basic Safety Hazards (PRAC141-0524)
Format: Interactive

Presenters:  Phil Seibert, CVT 
Course Dates:
  May 27-July 4, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Mondays, June 3, 10, 17, and 24, 2024; 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, and veterinary teams
Accreditation: This course is approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 20-982846, exp 01/18/2025) (VHMA 19-21)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: Member $204 ($190 early bird special if enrolled by May 6, 2024)
Non-Member $297 ($274 early bird special if enrolled by May 6, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (DebbieF@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 756


Helping Technicians Provide Physical Rehabilitation for In-Hospital Patients (TECH262-0524)
Format:
Interactive

Presenter: Maria Maddox, BA, LVT, CCRP, AMCP, VTS (Physical Rehabilitation – Charter Member)
Course Dates: May 29-Jul 4, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, June 3, 10, 17, 24, 2024; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval:  This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by May 15, 2024)


Dental Radiographs (TECH343-0624)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Denise Rollings, CVT, VTS (Dentistry)
Course Dates: June 4-July 4, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, June 11, 18 and 25, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $99 ($89 early bird special if enrolled by May 28, 2024)


Canine and Feline Diseases Overview (TECH176-0624)
Format:
Interactive

Presenter(s): Barb Burri, MEd, MBA, CVT, LVT  (&co-instructor??)
Course Dates: 
June 24-August 1, 2024
Real Time Sessions: 
Mondays, July 1, 8, 15, and 22, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by June 10, 2024)


July | August | September 2024


CPR (TECH200-0624)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Courtney Waxman, MS, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: June 25-August 2, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, July 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2024; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by June 11, 2024)


Fundamentals of Small Animal Anesthesia Module 1 (TECH177-0724)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia), Nicole Shuey, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia), and Lee Palmer, DVM, MS, DACVECC
Course Dates: July 18-August 25, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, July 25, August 1, 8, and 15, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-944541)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by July 4, 2024)
Module 1 is a required prerequisite for Module 2 to help ensure a complete understanding of the basic principles of anesthesia before learning how to develop an anesthesia protocol.
Enroll in both modules by July 25, 2024 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


Anesthesia for the Reptile Patient (TECH237-0724)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia) and (Clinical Practice-Companion Exotic Animal)
Course Dates: July 22-August 29, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, July 29, August 5, 12, and 19, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.  (20-965876)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by July 8, 2024)


Dental Nerve Blocks (TECH359-0724)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Denise Rollings, CVT, VTS (Dentistry)
Course Dates: July 24-August 10, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Wednesday, July 31, 2024 8:30-10 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-965876)
CE Credits: 1.5

Tuition: $33 ($30 early bird special if enrolled by July 10, 2024)


OSHA Module 3 – Medical Records (PRAC142-0724)
Format: Interactive

Presenters:  Phil Seibert, CVT 
Course Dates:
  July 29-September 5, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Mondays, August 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2024; 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, and veterinary teams
Accreditation: This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: Member $204 ($190 early bird special if enrolled by July 15, 2024)
Non-Member $297 ($274 early bird special if enrolled by July 15, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (DebbieF@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 756


EXOT002-0724: Call of the Wild: Wildlife Medicine and Diseases of Wildlife
Format: Interactive

Presenters:  Sonia M. Hernandez, DVM, DACZM, PhD 
Heather Wilson Barron, DVM, Dipl. ABVP
Course Dates:
 July 31-September 9, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Wednesdays, August 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2024; 6:00-8:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists 8 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.
Accreditation:  This course has been submitted (but not yet approved) for
CE Credits: 8

Tuition:  Member $184 ($166 early bird special if enrolled by July 17, 2024)
Non-Member $292 ($263 early bird special if enrolled by July 17, 2024)

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (Debbie@vin.com); 800.846.0028 ext 756


ECG Interpretation Module 1 (TECH136-0824)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Dianne Hudson, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia)
Course Dates: August 6-September 6, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Tuesdays, August 13, 20, 27, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval:  This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($89 early bird special if enrolled by July 10, 2024)


Communication & Conflict Management Module 1: Communication & Organizational Development (STAF122-0824)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA, CCFP
Course Dates: August 21-September 21, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, August 28, September 4, and 11, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (08-19)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $99 ($89 early bird pricing if enrolled by )
Enroll in all three modules by August 22, 2024 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


ECG Interpretation Module 2 (TECH137-0924)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Dianne Hudson, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia)
Course Dates: September 3-October 3, 2024
Real Time Sessions:  Tuesdays, September 10, 17 and 24, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 4.5
Tuition: $95 ($89 early bird special if enrolled by August 20, 2024)


Fall VTNE Preparation Class (TECH120-0924)
Format:
Interactive

Presenters: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition); Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia); Katy Waddell LVT, VTS (ECC)-R, VTS (Anesthesia and Analgesia)Tara Woyton, Ed.S, MS, LVT, CVT; Mark Sharpless, MBA, JM, CMAR, RVT, VTS (Lab Animal Medicine)
Course Dates: September 5-November 13, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Sundays, September 15, 22, 29, October 6, 13, 20, 27, and November 3, 2024; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 12 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.  (20-861981)
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $240 ($120 for enrolled AVMA/Canadian accredited VT program students or those who have graduated within 6 months of the course start date)
Tuition fees are deeply discounted thanks to a generous grant from the VIN Foundation.


Fundamentals of Small Animal Anesthesia Module 2 (TECH178-0924)
Format:
Interactive

Presenters: Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia), Nicole Shuey, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia), and Lee Palmer, DVM, MS, DACVECC
Course Dates: September 12-October 20, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, September 19, 26, October 3, 10, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-944659)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by August 29, 2024 )
Module 1 is a required prerequisite for Module 2 to help ensure a complete understanding of the basic principles of anesthesia before learning how to develop an anesthesia protocol.
Enroll in both modules by July 25, 2024 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


Communication & Conflict Management Module 2: Conflict Management, Resolution, & Mentoring (STAF123-0924)
Format: Interactive 

Presenter: Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA, CCFP
Course Dates: September 25-October 26, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, October 2, 9 and 16, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (08-20)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $99 ($89 early bird pricing if enrolled by September 11, 2024 )
Enroll in all three modules by August 28, 2024 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


Controlling Controlled Drugs (TECH163-0924)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Philip Seibert, BS, CVT
Course Dates: September 30-October 31, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, October 7, 14, and 21, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-951567)
This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (09-06)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $154 ($144 early bird special if enrolled by September 16, 2024)
The price of this course includes a copy of "The Complete Veterinary Practice Controlling Controlled Drug Manual", which will be mailed to the participant.


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Anesthesia for Companion Exotic Small Mammals (TECH227-1024)
Format:
Interactive

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia) and (Clinical Practice-Companion Exotic Animal)
Course Dates: October 21-November 28, 2023
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, October 28, November 4, 11, and 18, 2023; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval:  This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 6 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $132 ($119 early bird special if enrolled by October 7, 2024)


Communication & Conflict Management Module 3: Balancing Your Life & Managing Your Stress (STAF124-1024)
Format: Interactive

Presenters: Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA, CCFP and Lisa Dawn Stull, LMFT, MS
Course Dates: October 29-November 29, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, November 5, 13 and 19, 2024; 9:00-10:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been submitted for RACE approval (but is not yet approved) for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions which recognize RACE approval.
This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (08-21).

CE Credits: 4

Tuition: $99 ($89 early bird pricing if enrolled by October 15, 2024 )


More Than a Dental: Comprehensive Oral Health Assessment and Treatment (TECH308-1124)
Format: Interactive

Presenter: Denise Rollings, CVT, VTS (Dentistry)
Course Dates: November 5 - December 6, 2024
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, November 12, 19 and 26; 8:30-10:00 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Credit Approval: This program has been RACE approved for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians/technologists in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. (20-1103928)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $99 ($89 early bird special if enrolled by October 22, 2024)

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