Meetings

Small Animal Abdominal Ultrasound Workshop
March 30-31, 2019
Louisiana State University
School of Veterinary Medicine

  • Overview of scanning techniques including Doppler and color flow imaging and commonly encountered abdominal abnormalities. Acquire experience in performing studies with patients in lateral and dorsal recumbency.
  • Emphasis will be on the normal anatomy of the abdomen and unique appearances of the abdominal organs. Anatomical landmarks that can be used to find small abdominal organs such as the pancreas and adrenal glands will be shown. Emphasis will also be placed on the use of normal abdominal landmarks to aid in identifying normal structures and their expected anatomic location. More information and Registration.

MRI In Practice-The Course

A short course in MRI Physics
April 6-9, 2019, Pasadena, CA.
April 13-16, 2019, Chicago, IL.

  • Back by popular demand, the course is taught by the authors of the widely used book MRI in Practice.  This year's offering of the course is in two new and more accessible locations in Chicago and Pasadena; it will be a four-day course based on positive feedback from year 2.  We require a minimum number of individuals to be able to conduct the course and if that number is not met, registrants will receive full reimbursement. More information and registration is now open at the course website: https://www.mrieducation.com/usa/. (NOTE: The dates on the website are provided in Eurpoean format DAY/MONTH/YEAR)
  • Additionally, we are offering a lower cost to residents in early registration and foregoing catering since there are convenient options nearby (see website). We will continue to provide the new edition of the book for course notes, so no need to purchase it in advance. We are anticipating additional courses in Fall 2019. CE approval is being pursued.

15th European Veterinary MRI-User Meeting
May 3-4, 2019
Vienna, Austria

  • In the past few decades MRI has become very popular in veterinary medicine, therefore knowledge exchange has become increasingly important for radiologists and clinicians who are using this technology. The MRI-User Meeting was designed to build up and exchange experience between all MRI-users. Initiated in 2005, the meeting with internationally renowned speakers evolved into "the" SPRING MEETING FOR RADIOLOGISTS AND CLINICIANS interested in MRI. See the meeting website, for more information,

Vet Meet Imaging Summer Camp
May 20-24, 2019
Island of Lanzarote, Spain

  • Vet Meet is happy to announce our next Imaging Summer Camp - a high-level Diagnostic Imaging conference featuring 5 days of keynote lectures. Lectures are divided into three sections: MRI/CT, Ultrasound and Interventional Radiology. This year the two main topics covered by radiologists, surgeons, neurologists, internists and pathologists are vascular diseases and urinary diseases. The program will be submitted to the AAVSB for RACE Certification.
  • Registration is open and the early bird fees apply up to February 15th, 2019. For more information visit our website: https://vetmeet.com/imaging-summer-camp-2019/.

Computed Tomography Course
June 21-23, 2019
University of Wisconsin
, School of Veterinary Medicine
Madison, WI

  • This is a practical course for veterinarians with access to computed tomography (CT) to improve study quality and reading skills of neurologic, vascular, abdominal and thoracic CT in small animals. Includes lectures and extensive practical case sessions on DICOM workstations. Course content is designed for veterinarians that may refer to CT, use CT in their practice, Radiology/Sx/internal medicine, etc., Residents and Diplomates, interns/students. See Computed Tomography Course under Upcoming CE Events for more information and registration.

Society of Veterinary Nuclear Medicine Short Course
August 9-11, 2019
Texas A&M University

  • IT’S BACK—and just in time for ACVR board prep!!  The SVNM is sponsoring the Nuclear Medicine Short Course, which will be held August 9-11, 2019 at Texas A&M.  Schedule and speakers are being confirmed, but you can look forward to hearing Dr. Federica Morandi present a large majority of the content, so SAVE the DATE!  Registration information and details will be available soon.   You can contact Andra Voges [email protected] with questions.
This course is intended as a general review of nuclear medicine. It will include: reviews of the basic principles of nuclear medicine and image processing, common nuclear medicine imaging procedures, interpretative principles and case examples. The course will focus on small animal nuclear medicine, with a brief review of equine nuclear medicine (specifically, bone scintigraphy). The course is targeted towards radiology residents, with a focus on ACVR board objectives - See more at: http://www.cpe.vt.edu/numed/index.html#sthash.0d7R1a5C.dpuf
This course is intended as a general review of nuclear medicine. It will include: reviews of the basic principles of nuclear medicine and image processing, common nuclear medicine imaging procedures, interpretative principles and case examples. The course will focus on small animal nuclear medicine, with a brief review of equine nuclear medicine (specifically, bone scintigraphy). The course is targeted towards radiology residents, with a focus on ACVR board objectives - See more at: http://www.cpe.vt.edu/numed/index.html#sthash.0d7R1a5C.dpuf

Upcoming ACVR Scientific Meetings

  • October 30 – November 2, 2019 - ACVR Annual Scientific Meeting, Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD.
  • Week of October 17-26, 2020 - ACVR Annual Scientific Meeting, Silver Legacy Hotel, Reno, NV.(Exact dates to be determined)
Additional Meetings
  • Calendars - Ultrasound continuing education, additional imaging or radiation oncology meetings. Disclaimer: These events are not sponsored by or affiliated with the ACVR.
  • DVM Newsmagazine Calendar - General Veterinary Medical Continuing Education Courses.

Disclaimer

Continuing Education events are NOT sponsored by or affiliated with the ACVR. Click the link to the event provider to check for accuracy and changes in schedule.