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Continuing Education

Continuing Education


Continuing education at Penn Vet ranges from special events and workshops to the Penn Annual Conference, held annually for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. In addition, other CE opportunities are held during the year.


Continuing Education Opportunities at Penn Vet

Working Dog Practitioner Certification

The Working Dog Practitioner program provides specialized instruction through a blended program of online courses and hands-on learning in workshops and preceptorships. Instructors include specialty certified practicing veterinarians with real life experience, and subject matter experts in the working dog field. The Working Dog Practitioner program is RACE-approved for continuing education credits.

Comparative Pathology Core - Mouse Pathology Workshop

Enhance your understanding of your laboratory skills with mouse tissues as well as your understanding of the mouse as a model for disease in a new workshop taught by leaders in Comparative Pathology at Penn Vet. Join a small class for four full day sessions of interactive lecture and hands-on lab.

Description: Four (4) full-day sessions of interactive lectures and hands-on labs taught by pathologists with expertise in mouse pathology at Penn Vet.

When

  • January 17, 2020
  • January 24, 2020
  • January 31, 2020
  • February 7, 2020

Graduate Certificate Program in Animal Welfare & Behavior

Our online graduate certificate program (PDF) combines self-directed online activities with real-time, in-person sessions. Our faculty includes world leaders in animal welfare and behavior who have changed the way we think about our interactions with animals and the care they deserve.

Penn Annual Conference

Penn Vet’s annual continuing education conference is an educational, networking and social opportunity for every member of the veterinary team. Lectures are given by many of Penn Vet's board certified specialists as well as alumni and guest speakers from around the country. Special events and exhibitors provide attendees with a chance to connect with others in the profession, as well as alumni and colleagues at Penn Vet.

Announcing the Penn Annual Conference 2020 dates soon!!

2020 Working Dog Conference: "A Clear Vision for Training the K9 Team"

Join us at the 2020 Working Dog Conference and earn CE credits.

Save the date(s): April 24-27, 2020

Starting in 2010, the Penn Vet Working Dog Center has held the Working Dog Conference, a gathering of working dog professionals including veterinarians, academics, working dog handlers, breeders, students, behaviorists, and those interested in what makes a better working dog.

Clinical Sciences & Advanced Medicine Visitor Program

This customizable program for veterinarians from around the world, seeking to broaden and deepen their skills in specific areas of veterinary medicine, is under the guidance of Dr. Oliver Garden and his team of specialist clinicians.

Shelter Medicine Symposium

The Penn Vet Shelter Medicine Symposium aims to provide continuing education while facilitating connections and community collaboration among animal shelter leadership, staff, volunteers, and veterinarians in the Philadelphia area sheltering community. The symposium is open to all members of the sheltering community, surrounding animal welfare organizations, and veterinary students.

This conference is funded by the WaterShed Animal Fund, dedicated to supporting innovative programs with exemplary institutions and individuals to better the lives of companion animals.


Current & Past Continuing Education Events

Penn Vet CALM Program

Continuing Education Series - CALM

  • 7:30 AM –5:00 PM

Dr. Molly Flaherty, Penn Vet

CE Series: Keep Them Moving - Management of Arthritic Patients

  • 6:00 PM –7:00 PM

OktoberVets 2019

CE Series - OktoberVets

  • 9:00 AM –4:30 PM

Penn Annual Conference 2016

Penn Annual Conference (CE)

  • 8:00 AM –4:30 PM

Penn Annual Conference 2016

Penn Annual Conference (CE)

  • 8:00 AM –7:00 PM

Dr. Megan McClosky, Penn Vet

CE Series: Canine Leptospirosis: A Review and Focus on Acute Kidney Injury

  • 6:00 PM –8:00 PM

Dr. Megan McClosky will speak about Canine Leptospirosis: A Review and Focus on Acute Kidney Injury.

Dr. Jennifer Lenz, Penn Vet

CE Series - Lymphoma Diagnostics in General Practice

  • 6:00 PM –8:00 PM

Dr. Ciarra Barr, Penn Vet

Continuing Education Series - Anesthesia

  • 6:00 PM –8:00 PM

Dr. La

Continuing Education Series - Exotic Animal Medicine & Surgery

  • 6:00 PM –8:00 PM

Boston Terrier

RESCHEDULED - Continuing Education Series - Compassion Fatigue

  • 4:30 PM –6:30 PM

Dr. Kathryn Rook, Penn Vet

Continuing Education Series: Tricky S(itch)uations: The Approach to the Itchy Dog

  • 6:00 PM –8:00 PM

Dr. Kathryn Rook will speak on approaches to an itchy dog.

Ryan Hospital, surgery

Continuing Education Series: Surgery

  • 6:00 PM –7:00 PM

Compassion Fatigue Seminar

  • 4:30 PM –6:00 PM