COURSE OVERVIEW

This 2.5-day virtual course will focus on advances in companion animal endocrinology. Topics covered will include the management of dogs and cats with diabetes mellitus, including patients with diabetic ketoacidosis; monitoring methods for dogs with hyperadrenocorticism; and medical and dietary therapy for hyperlipidemia.  


This virtual program will consist of traditional lectures, short presentations covering key abstracts from recent meetings, and panel discussions. Diplomates and candidates will be provided with a unique opportunity to focus on specialist-level conditions, and learn from colleagues in both academia and private practice. New ideas and approaches can be immediately incorporated into daily activities, with enhanced patient care and improved outcomes. 


 By the end of the course, you will be able to: 

1. Create a logical and appropriate plan for the stable diabetic dog and cat.
2. Create an appropriate treatment plan for the patient with DKA.
3. Effectively evaluate and manage dogs with hyperlipidemia.
4. Understand and apply current best practices in the management and monitoring of dogs with hyperadrenocorticism.
5. Add nutrition as a tool to help manage endocrine conditions.    


Registration Options:

REGISTRATION FOR THE LIVE COURSE CLOSED ON OCTOBER 29, 2020. 

Live, virtual course participants will receive on demand access to the course recordings by early December 2020. On demand content will be available for viewing through November 30, 2021.

On Demand course registration is still open! Sign up today to access the same great live, virtual course content on demand, at your convenience. All sessions, including the live Q&As, were captured during the live course and will be provided for on demand access in early December 2020. On demand content will be available for viewing through November 30, 2021.


RACE Application Status: 

Virtual Course: This program has been approved for 20 hours of live, interactive distance medical continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE-approval. Participants should be aware that some state boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Please contact your state board directly with any questions.   

On Demand Course: This program has been approved for 20 hours of Anytime, Non-Interactive-distance medical continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE-approval. Participants should be aware that some state boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Please contact your state board directly with any questions.