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ACVS 2023 / 2024 Webinars & Digital Learning

Learn from highly-skilled board-certified veterinary surgeons and other world-renowned experts.


VetPD Online Learning Center

Skin Grafting
Panelists: Dylan Gorvy BSc, BVSc, PhD, CertES(Soft Tissue), DECVS,
Jim Schumacher DVM, MS, DACVS, MRCVS and Jacintha Wilmink DVM, PhD, Diplomate RNVA
Moderator: Patrick Pollock BVMS, PhD, CertES(Soft Tissue), DECVS, FHEA, FRCVS
19th December 2023, live stream (3 hours)

Work-Life-Balance in Equine Practice – FREE TO ALL VETS
Panelists: Simon Turner MRCVS, Julien Rishworth MRCVS & Ian Bellis MRCVS
Moderator: Richard Stephenson MRCVS (3 hours)
more discussions and courses...

Panel Discussion
Common Complications of Routine Surgical Procedures - GI Tract
Panelists: Annika Bergstrom DVM, PhD, DECVS-SA, Annick Hamaide DVM, PhD, DECVS,
Elisa Mazzaferro MS, DVM, PhD, DACVECC 
Moderator: David Holt BVSc., DACVS 
14th December 2023, live stream (3 hours)
more discussions and courses...


on-demand online module: Surgical Oncology Series for Specialists
This surgical oncology series is composed of 5 independent modules (One online module and 4 residential
masterclasses with wet-labs that can be taken independently). The webinars’module covers fundamental notions
and is recommended to be taken before you attend any masterclass.

Online module of recorded webinars (The webinars’module covers fundamental notions, recommended to be taken
before attending any masterclass):
Principles of Surgical Oncology: Laurent Findji
Staging and lymphadenectomies: Laurent Findji
Medical oncology and the surgeon: Craig Clifford
Using imaging for surgical planning: Laurent Findji
Interventional oncology: Bill Culp
Radiation oncology and the surgeon: Kimberly Anne Selting
Essentials of pathology for the surgical oncologist: Tim Scase

On-site residential masterclasses with wet labs:

  • 8 - 10 January, 2024: Surgical Oncology 1 - Cutaneous and sub-cutaneous tumors REGISTER NOW!
  • 1 - 3 July, 2024: Surgical Oncology 2 - Body walls and musculoskeletal tumors
  • TBA 2025: Abdomen (liver, uro-genital, colo-rectal...)
  • TBA 2025: Head and neck

Advanced ENT and maxillofacial surgery
23 - 25 February, 2024
Location: Warsaw, Poland

Program Director Univ-Prof.Dr. Dr. hc Gilles Dupré, experts Dr. Gert ter Haar and Dr. Laurent Findji, see the full program
Any questions? Ask [email protected]

Vet Elite Summit

13 - 15 March, 2024
Arthrex Global Headquarters, Naples, Florida
Course faculty:
Norman Waldrop, Jay Redan, Xinning (Tiger) Li, Justin Mitchell, Sean Murphy, Antonio Pozzi,
Mike Karlin, Nina Kieves and Peter Lotsikas.
Course fee: $1800 for vets, $750 for residents (incl. of hotel for 3 nights, food/drinks, transportation from
Fort Myers airport)
Register now

University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Germany

Equine Arthroscopy Courses

These courses include in-depth presentations on applied anatomy and arthroscopic techniques, as well as talks
on the latest developments and the management of complications. Four wet-lab sessions per course will provide
substantial time to put this into practice in small groups under the guidance of experienced instructors.

Basic Equine Arthroscopy
13 - 14 March 2024
Advanced Equine Arthroscopy
15 - 16 March 2024

· Prof. Dr. Florian Geburek, Dipl. ECVS (TiHo Hannover, Ger) 
· Dr. Bruce Bladon, Dipl. ECVS (Donnington Grove Veterinary Group, UK) 
· Nicole Verhaar, PhD, Dipl. ECVS (TiHo Hannover, Ger) 
· Andrea Noguera, PhD, Dipl. ECVS (FU Berlin, Ger) 
· Prof. Dr. Christoph Lischer, Dipl. ECVS (FU Berlin, Ger) 

Further information and registration

Intermediate Equine Arthroscopy Course

21 - 22 March 2024
IAVANTE Advanced Clinical Simulation Centre, Granada, Spain
First Intermediate Equine Arthroscopy course developed in Europe, which aims to provide equine surgeons and
surgery residents with in-depth training to be able to perform the different approaches to the joints, sheaths and
bursa described in the programme.

Teaching staff: 
Ann Martens, DVM, PhD, Dip. ECVS. University of Ghent, Belgium
Fabrice Rossignol, DVM, Dip. ECVS. Equine Clinic de Grosbois, France
Luis Rubio-Martínez, DVM, PhD, Dip. ECVS. Sussex Equine Hospital, UK
David Argüelles, DVM, PhD, Dip. ECVS. University of Córdoba, Spain


Payment form (PDF) to be submitted to [email protected] along with your ad.


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