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Flexible Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Monday, October 12, 2020, 8:00 AM to Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 5:00 PM MST
Category: Affiliate Events


Course Title: Flexible Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Course Date: October 12-13, 2020
Vet Course Price: $1975
Tech Course Price: $400
RACE approved 16 CE hours (program # 833-30797)

This two-day introductory GI endoscopy course will include 7 hours of lectures covering indications, basic technique, and disorders diagnosed via endoscopy and a total of 9 hours of laboratory time for key hands-on experience. Day one laboratory will use GI models and fresh cadavers to learn basic endoscopic manipulation, biopsy techniques, foreign body removal, and PEG tube placement. Day two laboratory will involve live dogs performing basic upper and lower GI endoscopy to perfect manipulation skills. There will be 3 participants per dog and each person will have the opportunity to endoscope two or more different animals during the laboratory. Video recordings are saved at each table for class review in wrap up sessions and also for each participant to take their endoscopy videos home for future review. Breakfast, lunch and break refreshments are included in the registration. Bring your technician; they can attend lectures and individual training on endoscopic instrumentation and set up, biopsy management and assist during the laboratory.
Course Description for Techs: Open to veterinary technicians to attend with their veterinarian enrolled in the course. Included are lectures, equipment handling and assisting in the laboratory.


*Affiliate Events are not presented by the CACVT and any questions/comments/problems need to be communicated with the presenting facility.