Advanced Avian Medicine & Avian/Exotic Animal Orthopaedic Surgery
10% discount for IVIS members
To celebrate the new IVIS website, VetPD has extended a 10% discount to IVIS members for all VetPD CPD offerings purchased until July 14 (excluding destination events).
Interest in avian and exotic animal medicine and surgery has evolved over the past decade and it is now one of the fastest growing areas in veterinary medicine. This webinar has been designed for veterinarians in practice, working with avian cases, wishing to gain a higher level of expertise in their approach to sick and injured avian and exotic patients, anaesthetic safety, and making a correct differential diagnosis. The webinar also includes discussions of common diseases in birds of prey, as well as a master class on avian radiology, based on clinical case examples.
The following topics will be covered in lectures and case presentations:
- In depth avian medicine (respiratory, GIT, dermatology, behaviour)
- Avian Anaesthesia
- Differential diagnoses - Achieving differential diagnosis and providing supportive care
- Common diseases of birds of prey - Husbandry and management related disease, aspergillosis, bumblefoot, GIT disease, viral and neoplastic disease
- Avian radiography master class - Top to toe, making the correct interpretation
Webinar Series Registration: Choose 'Lectures Only' option and you will receive webinar invitations in due course and an access code for on-demand viewing of all lecture recordings. The course fee includes extensive electronic course notes and a certificate of attendance.
BVetMed, Dip ECZM(avian), FRCVS - United Kingdom - European & RCVS Specialist in Avian Medicine
Neil qualified from the Royal Veterinary College in 1983. He is a Diplomate of the European College of Zoological Medicine, Specialist in Avian Medicine and an FRCVS. Neil was responsible for teaching avian medicine at Bristol Vet School from 2001–2011. He has lectured internationally for many years, has contributed to more than sixty-five peer-review papers and to more than thirty-seven books. Neil has received multiple national and international awards and is a past President of both, The European College of Zoological Medicine and The European Board of Specialisation.
Neil headed up Great Western Exotic Vets (part of the Vets Now group) in Swindon, from 2004 to 2017. He now consults part-time at Fitzpatrick Referrals and is otherwise occupied with voluntary conservation work with critically endangered vultures, lecturing, and managing other consultancy instructions.