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Oct 7

Flexible Gastrointestinal Endoscopy for Veterinary Technicians – October 7-8, 2021

October 7, 2021 - October 8, 2021

$400

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RACE Approved: 16.0 Hours

Course Description 

This 2-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.  The laboratory session on day one will include the use of GI models and cadavers for basic endoscopic manipulation, biopsy techniques, foreign body removal, and PEG tube placement.  The laboratory session on day two will involve performing basic upper and lower GI endoscopy on live, recovery dogs 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.

Please be advised that technicians may only attend with a veterinarian who they have a working relationship with.

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