Internal Medicine Challenges for Advanced Practitioners – Webinar Series & 1-Day of Wetlabs/Case-Discussions


Date: Sat 7th Nov 2020
Venue: Pool House Equine Clinic
Location: near Birmingham, Midlands (Birmingham or Heathrow Airport)
Contact Hours: 15 Hours
Course Language: English
Price:
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ATTENDEE TYPE LECTURES ONLY LECTURES & PRACTICAL SESSIONS
Qualified Vet GBP 440.00 GBP 870.00
2nd vet, same clinic GBP 420.00 GBP 830.00
Student GBP 90.00 -
Intern/Resident (Requires Certification from Clinic) GBP 220.00 -
Vet & Vet Tech (L&P both) - GBP 1530.00
Vet L&P / Tech L-only GBP 1270.00 -
Early Booking Deadline: Sunday 27th September 2020
Registration Deadline: Friday 9th October 2020
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* VAT (= MWST/MOMS/SALES TAX) will only be added for certain UK vets attending courses abroad and for all attendees when attending courses in the UK.

 
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As a result of the current Covid-19 restrictions all lectures of this course were live-streamed as webinars.  All webinars (incl. Q&A) have been recorded and are being made available for on-demand viewing.  The 7-8 hours of practical sessions of both course days will be condensed to 1-day of wetlabs held at TPool House Equine Clinic on Saturday 7th November 2020.

 

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Sat 7 November 2020 - 1-Day of Wetlabs & Webinar Series


COURSE DESCRIPTION

This 1-day practical course was designed for equine practitioners with a good working knowledge in internal medicine and covers challenging conditions and new developments in the field. Each of the following hot topics will be addressed via well-illustrated, interactive case-discussions providing a platform for the panel of speakers to share pitfalls, erroneous clinical conclusions and useful tips and tricks:

  • Pleural & Pericardial Diseases 
  • Hepatic Diseases 
  • Non-healing corneal ulcers 
  • Ultrasonography of the Foal 
  • Common Cardiac Conditions 
  • Investigation of the Thin Horse 
  • Urinary Tract Disorders 
  • Vascular Ultrasound – New Developments and Tips & Tricks

7 hours of practical sessions will give attendees plenty of opportunity to put theory into practice on live horses and cadaver specimens and to ask questions in small groups (2 – 4 attendees / ultrasound machine), all under the supervision of specialists. Each attendee will rotate through the following practical sessions: 

  • Abdominal Ultrasound & Liver/Renal Biopsy Techniques
  • Endocrine Case-Based Discussions 
  • Ultrasound-guided Spinal Fluid Collection         
  • Arrhythmia Case-based Discussions
  • Thoracic Ultrasound incl. Basic Echocardiography 
  • Respiratory Endoscopy incl. BAL, Tracheal & Guttural Pouch Washes, PET Block etc.
  • Ophthalmologic Procedures & Ultrasound – Nerve blocks, lavage system placement, keratotomy, aqueocentesis etc.

The course fee includes catered lunch, coffee/tea breaks, extensive electronic course notes and a certificate of attendance. Attendees can choose to only attend the lectures (provided as on-demand webinars) (= Lectures Only) on this course or can register for the entire course (= Lectures & Practical Sessions).   Early course registration is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available. 

This course is suitable for RCVS Modules:                   B-EP.3;  C-E.1;  C-E.2;  C-E.3;  C-E.4;  C-E.15; C-E.16

 

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    Andy Durham
    BSc, BVSc, CertEP, DEIM, DipECEIM, MRCVS

    United Kingdom

    RCVS & European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
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    Andy graduated from Bristol in 1988 and after two years in mixed practice started in ambulatory equine practice in the Midlands. He gained the RCVS CertEP in 1993 before moving to Liphook Equine Hospital in 1994, becoming a partner in 2001. This was followed by the RCVS diploma in equine internal medicine in 2003 and European diploma in equine internal medicine in 2004. Andy has continued to perform a little first opinion ambulatory work although he now mainly works in the new hospital at Liphook with medical in-patients and the diagnostic laboratory. He has recently been appointed as visiting professor at the University of Surrey, Guildford and is involved in the development of a new veterinary school there. Andy’s main professional interests are in endocrine disease, liver disease, dermatology, infectious diseases and most other aspects of internal medicine.

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    Gunther van Loon
    DVM, PhD, Dipl.ECEIM, Assoc.Member ECVDI

    Belgium

    European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
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    Gunther van Loon graduated from Ghent University, Belgium, in 1992 and has worked at the Ghent University, Department of Large Animal Internal Medicine, ever since. In 2001 he finished his PhD on “Atrial pacing and experimental atrial fibrillation in equines”. In 2004 he became Diplomate of the European College of Equine Internal Medicine and in 2011 Associate Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging. He is now Professor in Large Animal Internal Medicine at Ghent University and his major interests are cardiology (arrhythmias, electrophysiology, cardiac pacing, echocardiography, TDI, 2D ST), and thoracic and abdominal ultrasound. Areas of research include 2D Speckle Tracking, Tissue Doppler Imaging, cardiac biomarkers, assessment of arterial wall stiffness and great vessel pathology, atrial fibrillation. Gunther has published mainly in the field of equine internal medicine and cardiology and lectures regularly at national and international courses and conferences. 

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    Edd Knowles
    MA, VetMB, MvetMed, DipECEIM, MRCVS

    United Kingdom

    RCVS & European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
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    Edd graduated from Cambridge University in 2005. He worked in small animal practice at the PDSA for 18 months before joining BEVC as an intern in January 2007. After completing his internship he stayed at Bell Equine as an ambulatory vet primarily covering the North West area of the practice for a further 2-3 years. In 2010 Edd undertook a 3 year specialist training program in Equine Internal Medicine in collaboration with the Royal Veterinary College and became a European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine. Edd has strong interests in clinical research. He is currently undertaking a part time PhD in equine laminitis whilst continuing to work both in the hospital and as an ambulatory vet at Bell Equine.

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    Jamie Prutton
    BSc(Hons), BVSc, Dipl.ACVIM (LAIM), Dipl.ECEIM, MRCVS

    United Kingdom

    American Specialist in Large Animal Internal Medicine & European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
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    Jamie undertook a bachelors in Veterinary Pathology at the Royal Veterinary College as an intercalated degree during his veterinary degree at The University of Liverpool. Upon graduation he started working at a mixed large animal clinic in Yorkshire. Following a year and a half in this role, Jamie started an internship at Rossdales Equine Hospital in Suffolk. While there he became interested in Equine Internal Medicine and after the internship moved to California to start an Internal Medicine Residency at The Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis. Jamie gained Diplomat status from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in July 2015. His interests, beyond internal medicine, lie with cardiology, neurology and GI disease.

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Course Program

 
Pool House Equine Clinic

Venue

Pool House Equine Clinic
Crown Inn Farm, Rykneld Street,
Fradley, Lichfield,
Staffordshire, WS13 8RD
WS13 8RD

CONTACT DETAILS FOR CLINIC

Crown Inn Farm

Rykneld Street

Fradley

Lichfield

WS13 8RD

 

Phone: 01283 799700

Website: https://poolhousevets.com

 

DIRECTIONS

DO NOT USE THIS POSTCODE IN YOUR SAT NAV


Please put Roddige Lane into your SAT NAV, we are located just off the A38 southbound, near the A513/Alrewas/Kings Bromley/Tamworth Junction.
If travelling South – go past the A513/Alrewas/Kings Bromley/Tamworth exit, you will be taking the first road on the left after this junction, its just past the
Leavesley Group Offices and a few hundred metres past the slip road joining the A38, as you turn in you will see the Pool House Equine Clinic sign on the right.
If travelling North – take the A513/Alrewas/Kings Bromley/Tamworth exit, follow the exit road round to the left, go left at the first roundabout, back over the bridge and re-join the A38 Southbound, its just past the Leavesley Group Offices and a few hundred metres past the slip road joining the A38, as you turn in you will see the Pool House Equine Clinic sign on the right.

 

NEARBY AIRPORTS

21 miles: Birmingham, United Kingdom (BHX / EGBB) Birmingham Airport
32 miles: Castle Donington, United Kingdom (EMA / EGNX) East Midlands Airport
75 miles: Sheffield, United Kingdom (DSA / EGCN) Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield
76 miles: Gloucester, United Kingdom (GLO / EGBJ) Gloucestershire Airport
77 miles: Manchester, United Kingdom (MAN / EGCC) Manchester Airport
82 miles: Chester, United Kingdom (CEG) Hawarden
92 miles: Liverpool, United Kingdom (LPL / EGGP) Liverpool John Lennon Airport
95 miles: London, United Kingdom (LTN / EGGW) London Luton Airport
107 miles: Kingston Upon Hull, United Kingdom (HUY / EGNJ) Humberside Airport
108 miles: Leeds, United Kingdom (LBA / EGNM) Leeds Bradford International Airport

 

NEARBY HOTELS

 

Premier Inn Litchfield North East

Fine Lane

Fradley

Litchfield

WS13 8RD

http://www.premierinn.com/gb/en/home.html

1.9 Km distance

 

 

Rooms from £55

 

 

 

Amber House (B&B)

18 Burton Road

Alrewas

DE13 7BB

Tel: (+44) (0) 1283792154

 http://www.lichfieldhotels.net/

2.7 Km distance

Rooms from £40

 

Netherstowe House Hotel

Netherstowe Lane

Lichfield

WS13 6AY

Tel: (+44) (0) 1543 254270

http://www.netherstowehouse.com/

8.8 km distance

Rooms from £130

 

Holiday Inn Express

Wall Island

Birmingham Road

Shenstone

Litchfield

WS14 0QP

9.6 Km distance

Rooms from £60

 

 

The Premier Inn City Centre

Swan Road

Lichfield

WS13 6QZ

 http://www.premierinn.com/gb/en/home.html

9.6 Km distance

 

 

Rooms from £55

 

 

 

The George Hotel (Best Western)

Bird Street

Lichfield

WS13 6PR

Tel: (+44) (0) 1543 414822

 http://www.thegeorgelichfield.co.uk/

9.6 Km distance

Rooms from £60

 

St John’s House (B&B)

St John Street

Lichfield

WS13 6PB

Tel: (+44) (0) 1543 252080

 http://stjohnshouse.co.uk/

9.6 km distance

Rooms from £100

 

The Bogey Hole (B&B)

23 Dam Street

Lichfield

WS13 6AE

Tel: (+44) (0) 01543 264303

 http://www.thebogeyhole.co.uk/

10.3 Km distance

Rooms from £40

 

“A course for advanced practitioners in medicine - the practical sessions were very useful to have the tips of our speakers. I had a great time! "

Marie Desfarges, Germany - Internal Medicine Challenges for Advanced Practitioners course

“Lectures were easy to understand and practical lessons were really helpful in putting the theory to practice. It's much easier to practice with specimens and with a specialists watching over - really good! "

Anna Lehto, AitoVet, Finland

“Interaction and practical wetlabs were fantastic. Relaxed attitude of speakers - practical discussions were priceless. "

Duncan Prinsloo

 
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