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Soft Tissue Surgery 1

This lecture by Ronan Doyle will be available in 4 locations

Dublin         8th May, 09.30-17.30, 6 CVE Credits
Sligo           10th May, 12.30 - 20.30, 6 CVE Credits
Waterford   14th June, 9.30 - 16.30, 6 CVE Credits (registration from 9am)
Galway       22nd October, 12.30 - 20.30, 6 CVE Credits

STS1:  Surgical Aspects of the Acute Abdomen in Dogs and Cats

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The dog or cat that presents with the "Acute Abdomen" can prove a major diagnostic and therapeutic challenge for the busy practitioner. 

Soft Tissue Surgery 2

This lecture by Ronan Doyle will be available in 3 locations

Waterford       28th June - 09.30 - 16.30, 6 CVE Credits (registration from 9am)
Sligo                23rd October - 12.30 - 20.30, 6 CVE Credits
Dublin              24th October - 09.30 - 17.30, 6 CVE Credits

STS2:  Making Ends Meet:  Wound Management and Closure in Dogs and Cats

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We all encounter patients with wounds that defy our best attempts at closure.

Orthopaedic Surgery 2 | The Forelimb

This lecture by Rob Petitt will be available in 3 locations;

Cork          1st June, 12.30 - 20.30
Limerick    9th October, 12.30 - 20.30
Dublin       10th October, 09.30 - 17.30

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Carapal & Pedal Lameness
Clinical examination of the dog with thoracic limb lameness
Elbow dysplasia notes

This course will take a very pragmatic look at the methods to diagnose forelimb lameness in a practice situation.

Orthopaedic Surgery 1 | The Hindlimb

This lecture will be available in three locations;

Galway - 25th April - 12.30 - 20.30
Limerick - 26th April - 12.30 - 20.30 
Dublin - 27th April - 09.30 - 17.30

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Fracture Management using External Fixators

Osteoarthritis (OA) - Whats new in diagnosis & management

Patellar Luxation

Practical management of common traumatic hip injuries

Update on cranial cruciate ligament disease & rupture


This module will start with an overview of canine and feline osteoarthritis including a refresher on causes and clinick signs.

Health & Safety Course | TVI HACCP Course

Due to popular demand Veterinary Ireland's Health & Safety Management course is back for 2012.  Gerry Gilligan MVB MRCVS will deliver the course which will provide delegates with 11 CVE Credits for a single day.

Early booking is highly advisable as this is a workshop based course and numbers are limited.  For registration and more information see below.

Registration Form | Programme


Veterinary Ireland has also brought back the TVI HACCP Course for 2012.  The course is primarily a workshop activity dealing with the issues involved in the management of Food Safety, particularly from the point of view of TVIs.  The aim is to enable participants to obtain an understanding of the issues involved in Risk Assessment and Risk Management in a modern regulatory system.  12 CVE Credits are available for this one day workshop.

For registration and more information please see below.

Registration Form | Programme