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October 31, 2017 (published) | August 20, 2019 (revised)

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July | August | September 2019


STAF122-0819: Communication & Conflict Management Module 1: Communication & Organizational Development
Format: Audio

Presenter: Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA
Course Dates: August 27, 2019- September 27, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, September 3, 10 and 17, 2019; 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-37436) This course is approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (VHMA #08-19)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by August 13, 2019)
(Enroll in all three modules by September 3, 2019 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.)


TECH163-0819: Controlling Controlled Drugs
Format: Audio

Presenter:Philip Seibert, BS, CVT
Course Dates:
August 29, 2019-September 29, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, September 5, 12, and 19, 2019; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience:
VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation:
This course has been RACE approved for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-31632)
This course is approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (#VHMA 09-06)

CE Credits:
4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by August 15, 2019)


TECH302-0919: Pediatric and Geriatric Anesthesia
Format: Audio

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anestesia-Analgesia, Clinical Practice-Exotics)
Course Open:
September 16, 2019-October 10, 2019
Real Times Sessions:
Monday, September 23 and 30, 2019; 8:30-10:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience:
VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation:
This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits:
3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird special if enrolled by September 2, 2019)


TECH246-0919: Anesthesia for the Cardiac Patient
Format: Audio

Presenter: Katy Waddell, LVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia & Analgesia)
Course Open: September 19, 2019-October 27, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays; September 26, October 3, 10 and 17, 2019 8:00-9:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-37550)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by September 5, 2019)


TECH120-0919: Fall VTNE Preparation Class
Format: Audio

Presenters: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition); Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia); Kenichiro Yagi, RVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM); Tara Woyton, LVT, CVT, BS, MS; Mark Sharpless, RVT, CMAR, RLATG, CPIA
Course Dates: September 6, 2019-November 13, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Sundays, September 15, 22, 29, October 6, 13, 20, 27, and November 3 , 2019; 8:00-9:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE #22-31380)
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $230 ($115 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.


STAF123-0919: Communication & Conflict Management Module 2: Conflict Management, Resolution, & Mentoring
Format: Audio

Presenter: Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA
Course Dates: September 24, 2019-October 25, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, October 1, 8, and 15, 2019; 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been RACE approv for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-37435) This course is approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (VHMA #08-20)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95.00 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by Setember 10, 2019)
(Enroll in all three modules by September 3, 2019 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.)


TECH298-0919: Emergency & Critical Care of Exotic Companion Animals
Format: Audio

Presenter: Sarah Kolb, RVT, VTS-CP (Clinical Practice -Exotics)
Course Dates: September 30, 2019-November 7 , 2019
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, October 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2019, 8:30-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: The American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE committee has reviewed and approved the program referenced above as meeting the Standards adopted by the AAVSB. (Program #22-37838)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by September 16, 2019)


October | November | December 2019


TECH136-1019: ECG Interpretation Module 1
Format: Audio

Presenter: Dianne Hudson, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia)
Course Dates: October 2, 2019-November 1, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, October 9, 16, and 23, 2019 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: The American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE committee has reviewed and approved the program referenced above as meeting the Standards adopted by the AAVSB. (Program #22-37836)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by September 18, 2019)
Enroll in both modules by October 9, 2019 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


ANES113-1019: Anesthesia Round Table - Applied Knowledge in Clinical Anesthesia
Format: Audio

Presenters:
Nancy Brock, DVM, DACVAA (Course Coordinator)
Lydia Love, DVM, DACVAA
Kris Kruse-Elliott, DVM, PhD, DACVAA
Course Dates: October 8-November 15, 2019
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Tuesdays, October 15, 22, 29, and November 5, 2019; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: veterinarians, licensed veterinary staff may also enroll provided they are associated with an enrolled veterinarian. Please refer to the course info page for more details.
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
Credits: 8

Tuition: Member $184 ($166 early bird special if enrolled by September 24, 2019)
Non-Member $292 ($263 early bird special if enrolled by September 24, 2019)

Facilitator: Heather Schoffstall (Heather@vin.com); ext. 116


STAF124-1019: Communication & Conflict Management Module 3: Balancing Your Life & Managing Your Stress
Format: Audio

Presenters: Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA and Lisa Dawn Stull, LMFT, MS
Course Dates: October 22, 2019-November 22, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, October 29, November 5 and 12, 2019 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is RACE for approved for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-37464) This course is approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (VHMA #08-21)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by October 8, 2019)
(Enroll in all three modules by September 3, 2019 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.)


TECH137-1019: ECG Interpretation Module 2
Format:
Audio

Presenter: Dianne Hudson, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia)
Course Dates:
October 30, 2019-November 30, 2019
Real Time Sessions:
Wednesdays, November 6, 13, and 20, 2019 9:00-10:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience:
VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation:
The American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE committee has reviewed and approved the program referenced above as meeting the Standards adopted by the AAVSB. (Program #22-37837)
CE Credits:
4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by October 16, 2019)
Enroll in both modules by October 9, 2019 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


TECH299-1119: Hepatobiliary Disease
Format: Audio

Presenter: Ashley DiPrete, RVT, VTS (SAIM)
Course Dates: November 3, 2019- December 18, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Sundays, November 10, 17, 24 (no class December 1 ) and December 8, 2019; 8:00-9:30 PM ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by October 20, 2019)


TECH266-1119: Feline and Canine Anesthesia Case Challenges Module 1
Format: Audio

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Clinical Practice-Exotics)
Course Open: November 4, 2019-November 28, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Mondays November 4 and 11, 2019; 8:30-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted to RACE for approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by October 21, 2019)


EXOT500-1119: Reptile Medicine: From the Wild Set to the Child's Pet
Format: Audio

Presenters:  Heather W. Barron, DVM, DABVP (Avian)
Sonia M. Hernandez, DVM, DACZM, PhD
Course Open: November 5-December 20, 2019
Real Time Session (RTS):  Tuesdays, November 12, 19, December 3, and 10, 2019; 7:30-9:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, and veterinary support staff
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 8

Tuition: Member $184 ($166 early bird special if enrolled by October 22, 2019)
Non-Member $292 ($208 early bird special if enrolled by October 22, 2019)

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


MULT115-1119: Access to Care Clinics: Spay/Neuter Clinic - From Development to Mobility
Format: Audio

Presenters: Ahne Simonsen, DVM and Anne Marie McPartlin, CVT
Course Dates: November 8-December 25, 2019
Real Time Session (RTS): Sundays, November 17, 24, December 8, and 15, 2019; 3:00-5:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: veterinarians, veterinary technicians/technologists, and veterinary support staff
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 8

Tuition: Member $184 ($166 early bird special if enrolled by October 20, 2019)
Non-Member $292 ($208 early bird special if enrolled by October 20, 2019)

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


TECH276-1119: Feline and Canine Anesthesia Case Challenges Module 2
Format:
Audio

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Clinical Practice-Exotics)
Course Open: November 25, 2019-December 19, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, December 2 and 9, 2019; 8:30-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Advanced
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted to RACE for approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by November 11, 2019)


TECH303-1119: The Kidneys: A Review
Format: Audio

Presenter: Ashley DiPrete, RVT, VTS (SAIM)
Course Dates: November 27, 2019-December 21, 2019
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, December 4 and 11, 2019; 9:00-11pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 4

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by November 13, 2019)


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