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Online Seminar: Judicious Use of Medically Important Antimicrobial Drugs – Sept. 11 & 17

CVMA Online Seminars are convenient interactive presentations offering CEUs held online in real time. This learning platform allows you to participate from anywhere with internet access—from your practice, your home, on a business trip, or on vacation. Attending is as easy as a few mouse clicks. You will only need internet access and either an audio headset, computer audio, or a telephone.

This seminar is open to veterinarians, veterinary technicians, hospital staff, and veterinary students only.

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Course Description

This course will provide an overview of antimicrobial resistance and address mechanisms for both reducing and improving antimicrobial use in our practice. Risk factors for some of the most common and troublesome resistant pathogens will be discussed as well as interpreting culture and MIC results.

Seminar participants will receive 1.5 units of CE credit.

This course satisfies the one hour of California CE requirement on the judicious use of medically important antimicrobial drugs.

Beginning January 1, 2018, a veterinary licensee must complete a minimum of one credit hour on the judicious use of medically important antimicrobial drugs every four years for license renewal. For example, if your license expires on March 31, 2018, you will need to complete a judicious use course between April 1, 2018 and March 31, 2022. After the initial course has been completed, you will need to complete a judicious use course at least every other renewal period.

 

Speaker

Krystle Reagan, DVM, Ph.D.

Krystle Reagan is the small animal internal medicine infectious disease fellow at the University of California, Davis. She obtained her veterinary degree and PhD in microbiology at Colorado State University. Upon graduating, she completed a one year small animal rotating internship at VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital followed by a small animal internal medicine residency at UC Davis. She is board certified in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.

 

 

Dates and Times

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 | 5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

Price

CVMA MembersNon-Members
DVM: $60DVM: $120
RVT/Veterinary Staff: $40RVT/Veterinary Staff: $80
DVM/RVT Student: $25DVM/RVT Student: $25

Registration:

3 easy ways to register:

This course qualifies for 1.5 hours of interactive learning and satisfies the one hour of California CE requirement on the judicious use of medically important antimicrobial drugs. Each paid registrant will be allowed access via one phone line and one log-in and will receive a certificate upon completion. When you register, a URL will be sent to the registered attendee email with login information on how to begin the webinar. CVMA reserves the right to invoice those individuals and/or organizations that are logged in or connected from telephone numbers that don’t correspond to a paid registration.

If multiple registrants intend to view the online seminar together under one log-in, please contact the CVMA office for an attendance form at 800.655.2862 or email staff@cvma.net.

All registrations must be received the day before the online seminar in order to participate.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellation requests must be made in writing and submitted by fax, email, or regular mail no later than seven (7) days before the seminar to receive a full refund, less a 10 percent administration fee.

Attn: Meetings & Events Department
California Veterinary Medical Association – Judicious Use of Medically Important Antimicrobial Drugs Online Seminar
1400 River Park Dr, Ste 100
Sacramento, CA 95815
By fax: 916.646.9156
By email: staff@cvma.net

If you have any questions, please call the CVMA office at 800.655.2862.

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