Continuing Education

2021 Approved CE Courses/Sessions

Date of Session Sponsor/Host Title Speaker Format Location Approved CE Hours Contact
April 20, 2021 7:00-9:00 pm MST
Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians
1) Multimodal Pain Management in the Palliative Care Context 2) Keeping the Human-Animal Bond Healthy: Respecting the Patient's Will to Live
Dr. Robin Downing, DVM, MS, DAAPM, DACVSMR
Live interactive webinar
Zoom
2 hours
March 7, 2021 9:00am - 4:00pm MST
Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians
Scales, Feathers and Fur: You Can Help the Exotic Pet
Dr. Eryn Hanak
In person seminar
11762 - 106 St NW, Edmonton (Shaw Theatre, South Learning Centre, NAIT, Main Campus)
6 hours
February 6, 2021
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Review of Periodontology, Part 3 of 3: Surgical Treatment of Periodontal Disease including Introduction to Minimally Invasive Extraction Technique
Dr. Robert Campbell
Live Webinar with recording available for 4-6 weeks
Zoom
1 hour
January 20, 2021 7:30-8:30 pm PST
Elanco
Tapeworms Are More Common Than You Think!
Dr. Katelyn Ford, DVM
Live interactive webinar
Online
1 hour
Private session
Jan 13, 2021 Feb 10, 2021 Mar 10, 2021 Apr 14, 2021 May 12, 2021 Jun 9, 2021 4:00-5:30 pm PST
Evolve Leadership Coaching and Consulting, Dr. Elaine Klemmensen (Retired)
Peer Leadership Support Group
Elaine Klemmensen, DVM (host / coach) January 13 - TBD, February 10 - TBD, March 20 - Jolene Watson, RVT, April 14 - Dr. Jean Yin Tan, May 12 - TBD, June 9 - TBD
6-session series, live online webinars
Online
Up to 6 hours (for completion of all 6 sessions)
January 6, 2021
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Review of Periodontology, Part 2 of 3: Review of Dental Radiography with an Emphasis on Periodontal Disease and Case-Based Discussion
Dr. Robert Campbell
Live Webinar with recording available for 4-6 weeks
Zoom
1.5 hours

2020 Approved CE Courses/Sessions

Date of Session Sponsor/Host Title Speaker Format Location Approved CE Hours
December 15, 2020 7:00 – 8:00 pm PST
Dr. Diane McKelvey
Ultrasounding the Feline Intestine for IBD and Lymphoma
Dr. Diane McKelvey
Live webinar
Zoom
1 hour
December 15, 2020 12:00-1:00 pm ET
KARL STORZ Veterinary Endoscopy America Inc.
The Economic Feasibility of Performing Endoscopy on Exotic Animals
Stephen Divers, DVM, BVetMed, DZooMed, DipECZM, DACZM, FRCVS
Live interactive webinar
Demio (online platform)
1 hour
December 13, 2020 2:00 – 5:30 pm MST
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Well Said…the Art of Communication, Day 2 of 2
Dr. Jayne Takahashi
Live webinar
Zoom
3 hours
December 10, 2020 7:00 – 8:00 pm MST
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Review of Periodontology, Part 1 of 3: Review of the Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease in Dogs and Cats
Dr. Robert Campbell
Live Webinar with recording available for 4-6 weeks
Zoom
1 hour
December 9, 2020 7:00-8:00 pm EST
Boehringer Ingelheim Equine
Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome, Part 2: Case Reviews
Drs. Alison Moore and Guillaume Cloutier
Live interactive webinar
MS Teams
1 hour
December 8 @7:00-8:15 pm EST OR December 10 @9:00-10:15 pm EST
HIPRA Canada
Taking Control of Strep Uberis Mastitis
Drs. Herman Barkema and Dan Shock
Live webinar
Online
1 hour
December 6, 2020 8:30 am – 12:30 pm MST
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Well Said…the Art of Communication, Day 1 of 2
Dr. Jayne Takahashi
Live webinar
Zoom
3 hours
December 3, 2020 8:30 am - 4:30 pm PST
Animal Health Unit, Yukon Government
Chemical Immobilization of Wildlife - Refresher
Jane Harms, DVM, MCSc, PhD, Dipl ACVP
Live interactive webinar
Zoom
7 hours
December 2, 2020 7:00 – 8:00 pm EST
Boehringer Ingelheim – Equine
Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome, Part 1: Fundamentals
Drs. Tiago Afonso & Doug Myers
Live interactive webinar
MS Teams
1 hour
December 2, 2020 6:00 - 7:00pm PT
Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets Canada
Simple Nutritional Math
Robin Saar, RVT (Nutrition)
Live interactive webinar
Microsoft Teams
1 hour
December 1, 2020 7:00 - 9:00 pm MST
Edmonton Association of Small Animal Veterinarians
Intraoral Radiographic Interpretation
Christopher Sauve, DVM
Live interactive webinar
Zoom
2 hours
December 1, 2020 12:30-1:30 pm EST
CVMA, Grey Wolf Animal Health & Bloom Burton & Co.
COVID-19 Briefing: The Second Wave - Perspectives from an Infectious Disease Expert
Dr. Armand Balboni, MD, PhD, JD
Live interactive online webinar
Online
1 hour (CVMA will provide certificate upon request to registered attendees)
November 29, 2020 2:00 – 5:30 pm MST
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Feelin’ Fine: Feline Medicine & Welfare, Day 2
Dr. Margie Scherk
Live webinar
Zoom
3 hours
November 26, 2020 1:00-2:00 pm PST
P3 Veterinary Partners
Approach to Abdominal Surgery
Dr. Audrey Remedios
Live webinar
Zoom
1 hour
November 22, 2020 8:30 am – 12 pm MST
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Feelin’ Fine: Feline Medicine & Welfare, Day 1
Dr. Margie Scherk
Live webinar
Zoom
3 hours
November 18, 2020 7:00-9:00 pm MST
Calgary Academy of Veterinary Medicine
Feral Cats, Outdoor Cats & Wildlife
Dr. Judit Smits
Live webinar
Zoom
2 hours
November 7-8, 2020
Society of BC Veterinarians
SBCV Fall Conference
Multiple
Virtual live
Zoom
Up to 12 hours
October 29, 2020 4:30–6:00 pm PST
Boehringer Ingelheim
Ask the Expert – ELDU & Veterinary Compounding – Your Friend or Foe?
Drs. Doug Myers & Walt Ingwersen
Live webinar
MS Teams
1.5 hours
1) Oct 20/20 (EN) Oct 22/20 (FR), 12:00 pm EST 2) Oct 27/20 (EN) Oct 29/20 (FR) 12:00 pm EST 3) Nov 3/20 (EN) Nov 5/20 (FR) 12:00 pm EST
CVMA-hosted, CFIA-presented
“CFIA Presents a 3-Part Series on African Swine Fever” 1) Disease Overview & Recognition 2) Disease Response 3) Prevention & Preparedness
1) Dr. Amy Snow 2) Dr. Bobbie Lundquist (EN); Dr. Sonja Laurendeau (FR) 3) Dr. Amy Snow
Virtual live webinars
Zoom
1 hour for each session
October 8, 2020
CFIA
Veterinary Pre-Accreditation
Dr. Amanda Emery
Live videoconference
Webex
3.5 hours
October 2-4, 2020
miEducation
Veterinary Ultrasound Bootcamp
Drs. Stephanie Nykamp and Shawn Mackenzie
In-person lecture & wetlab
Guelph Hotel & Conference Centre
21 horus
Sept 23/20 6:30 - 8:30 pm MST or Sept 24/20 6:00 - 8:00 pm MST
Rayne Nutrition
Choosing the Right Diet - Developing a Customized Nutrition Plan
Dr. Sandy Valverde
Live webinar
Online
2 hours
Sept 3, Oct 1, Nov 5 & Dec 10, 2020
Alltech Canada
Mycotoxin Webinar Series (4 webinars)
Dr. Alexandra Weaver & Josh Teulker
Webinar (live or prerecorded)
Zoom
1 CE hour for each session
August 26 & 31, 2020
Purina
Domestic Cats are Not Desert Creatures
Drs. Serge Chalhoub & Soren Boyson
Virtual live
Zoom
1 hour
June 28, 2020
Society of BC Veterinarians
2020 Regional Spring CE Sessions
Multiple
In person seminars
Prince George
6 hours
June 14, 2020
Society of BC Veterinarians
2020 Regional Spring CE Sessions
Multiple
In person seminars
Kamloops
6 hours
June 10, 2020
Vancouver Animal Emergency & Referral Centre
Luxating Patellas
Dr. Marco Cervi
In person seminar
VAERC Conference Room (Vancouver)
1.5 hours
June 7, 2020
Society of BC Veterinarians
2020 Regional Spring CE Sessions
Multiple
In person seminars
Parksville
6 hours
May 31, 2020
Society of BC Veterinarians
2020 Regional Spring CE Sessions
Multiple
In person seminars
Abbotsford
6 hours
May 28, 2020
CVMA & Hill's Pet Nutrition
Veterinary Townhall Series: Navigating through COVID-19, Week 5 - Legal Perspectives and Practice Management During COVID-19
Dr. Scott Weese, DVM, DACVIM & Mr. Douglas Jack, BA, LLB
Live interactive webinar
Online
0.5 hour (CVMA will provide certification to registered attendees upon request)
May 28, 2020
CFIA
Veterinary Pre-Accreditation
Dr. Amanda Emery
Live videoconference
Webex
3.5 hours
May 13, 2020
Vancouver Animal Emergency & Referral Centre
The Lens: The Diva of the Eye
Dr. Jacqueline Pearce
In person seminar
VAERC Conference Room (Vancouver)
1.5 hours
April 24, 2020
CFIA
Veterinary Pre-Accreditation
Dr. Amanda Emery
Live videoconference
Webex
3.5 hours
April 8, 2020 1:00-2:00 pm EST
CVMA & Grey Wolf Animal Health
Navigating the Financial Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis on Veterinary Medicine in Canada
Dr. John Tait, BSc, MS(Fin), DVM, MBA, CFP & Mr. David Legault, CPA, CGA
Live interactive online webinar
Zoom
1 hour (CVMA will provide CE Certificate to registered attendees upon request)
April 4, 2020
BCVTA Spring Conference
RECOVER Certification Course (Basic and Advanced Life Support)
Tinille McKenzie-Wyatt, RVT, VTS (ECC)
Workshop
Thompson Rivers University (Kamloops)
3 hours
April 1, 2020
CVMA
COVID-19 Legal Perspectives: Workplace Issues
Mr. Dan Palayew, BLG law firm
Live interactive online webinar
Online
0.5 hour (CVMA will provide CE certification to registered attendees upon request)
March 11, 2020
Vancouver Animal Emergency & Referral Centre
An Update on Seizures
Dr. Danielle Zwueste
In person seminar
VAERC Conference Room (Vancouver)
1.5 hours
March 10, 2020
University of Victoria, Faculty of Law
Islamic Conceptions of Animal Rights
Kristen A. Stilt, PhD
In person lecture
Uvic, Fraser Bldg, Rm 157
1 hour
Feb 25, March 10-11, 2020
CFIA
Inspection and Approval of Establishments Producing Animal By-Products and Pet Food for Export
Drs. Avtar Singh, Christine Velez & Witold Wince
Virtual live plus in person
Webinar; CFIA-Abbotsford and Producer Sites
12 hours
February 23, 2020
VCA Canada
VCA Annual Conference
Multiple
In person conference
Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel (Richmond)
Maximum of 4 hours
February 19, 2020
Dawson Creek Veterinary Clinic (Private)
Colic Evaluation; Abdominal Ultrasound for Colic
Dr. Andres Sanchez
In person seminar & ultrasound wetlab
2 hours
February 18, 2020
North Peace Veterinary Clinic (Private)
Colic Evaluation; Abdominal Ultrasound for Colic
Dr. Andres Sanchez
In person seminar & ultrasound wetlab
2 hours
February 17-21, 2020
CFIA
VetUp 2020 Forum
Multiple
In person seminar & wetlab
CFIA Calgary & UCVM CSB lab
27.5 hours
February 11, 2020
Vancouver Animal Emergency & Referral Centre
Case-Based Emergency Medicine
Dr. Catharine Shankel
In person seminar
VAERC Conference Room (Vancouver)
1.5 hours
February 10, 2020
CFIA
Veterinary Pre-Accreditation
Dr. Amanda Emery
Live videoconference
Webex
3.5 hours
February 8, 2020
Murdoch Veterinary Clinic (Private)
Colic Evaluation; Abdominal Ultrasound for Colic
Dr. Andres Sanchez
In person seminar & ultrasound wetlab
2 hours
February 5, 2020
Elk Lake Veterinary Hospital
Orthopedic Diagnostics
Dr. Marina McConkey
In person lecture
Tigh Na Mara (Parksville)
1 hour
February 1, 2020
Fairfield Animal Hospital
Cardiology Unplugged
Dr. Kimberley Hawkes
In person seminar
Mid-Town Station Restaurant (Kelowna)
2 hours
January 22, 2020
CFIA
Update on Humane Transportation
Sarah Johannson & Dr. Anne Allen
Webinar
1 hour
January 18-19, 2020
Riverside Small Animal Hospital/Nuon Imaging
Dental Radiography
Tammy Brooks, RVT VTS(Dentistry)
In person lecture + wet lab
Riverside Small Animal Hospital (Kamloops)
4 hours
January 16, 2020
Elk Lake Veterinary Hospital
Orthopedic Diagnostics
Dr. Marina McConkey
In person lecture
Delta Hotel Ocean Pointe Resort (Victoria)
1 hour
January 15, 2020
Canada West Veterinary Specialists & Critical Care Hospital (private event)
Informed Consent; Importance of Communication with rDVM
Dr. Christiane Armstrong
In person seminar
Canada West Veterinary Specialists & Critical Care Hospital (Vancouver)
1 hour
January 14, 2020
Canada West Veterinary Specialists & Critical Care Hospital (private event)
Informed Consent; Importance of Communication with rDVM
Dr. Christiane Armstrong
In person seminar
Canada West Veterinary Specialists & Critical Care Hospital (Vancouver)
1 hour