For Equine Vets Everywhere

Hands-On and Practical with Older Horses

24 May 2017 09:30 - 25 May 2017 17:00

As the proportion of aged horses in the UK continues to grow, geriatric medicine is becoming an increasingly important part of equine veterinary practice. This two day practical and lecture based course focuses on the key areas that all veterinary surgeons encounter in the older horse population. Small group sessions using live and cadaver specimens allow delegates the opportunity to develop their practical skills and discuss their own cases. The course is suitable for all levels of experience.

Fee:
BEVA Members £495
Non Members £990

Key Learning Objectives:
• Develop an understanding of the older horse in health and disease
• Refresh/update your knowledge of liver disease and PPID
• Confidently be able to identify dental and sinus disorders of the older horse
• Enhance/learn practical skills in abdominal ultrasound and specialist dental procedures
• Interpret radiographs to identify osteoarthritic changes and develop a management strategy

Suitable for RCVS Modules:
C-E.3 Equine general medicine, C-E.13 Equine dental care, diagnosis and treatment, C-E.1 Equine gastrointestinal disease and intensive care, C-E.2 Equine cardiovascular and respiratory disease

Course Organiser:
Miss Nicola Jarvis BVetMed CertAVP (EM) CertAVP (ESST) MRCVS - Norfolk

Speakers:
Mr Tim Barnett BSc BVM&S MSc MRCVS - Suffolk
Mr Andy Durham BSc BVSc CertEP DEIM DipECEIM MRCVS - Hampshire
Miss Carolin Gerdes BVetMed MRCVS - Suffolk
Miss Nicola Jarvis BVetMed CertAVP (EM) CertAVP (ESST) MRCVS - Norfolk

Terms and conditions:

  • Cancellation more than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: A refund will be made less a 10% administrative charge.
  • Cancellation less than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: No refunds can be guaranteed, but if BEVA can resell the place a refund will be made less a 20% administrative charge.
  • Transfer of Delegate: Booked places can be transferred to another person. If the transferee is not a BEVA Member he/she will be liable for the difference between the Member and Non-Member delegate rates.
  • Insurance: All delegates must have appropriate liability and professional indemnity insurance.
  • Safety: Delegates must bring appropriate safety wear (coveralls, hard hats, boots etc) to courses involving practical sessions.
  • Data Protection: I understand that BEVA may pass my details to the organisers or sponsors of the courses unless I have specified otherwise.
  • Compliance: I am a qualified to undertake the procedures being taught, or I am in training for such a qualification, in which case I will make the organisers aware of my status.

By registering for this event, I confirm that I accept the above terms and conditions.

Redwings Horse Sanctuary,
Hapton Hall,
Norwich,
NR15 1SP

Note: only online payments are accepted when booking via the website. If you do not wish to pay online please contact the office on 01638 723555

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