Calendar of Events
Creating a Cat-Friendly Home: Cat Social and Territorial Behavior
Date: Tues, May 16, 2017
Time: Registration 6:00p-7:00p / Lecture 7:00p-9:00p
Location: Pomme 175 King of Prussia Road, Radnor
Speaker: Carlo Siracusa, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVB, DECAWBM
This engaging presentation will focus on how cats regulate social interaction – both among themselves, and with the humans in their territory. The role of space distribution and inter-individual distance in keeping harmony will be emphasized, along with feline communication and body language. Attendees will be given practical recommendations to address the primary concerns of people living in a multiple-cat household.
Approved 2 CE credits
Introduction to the Recover Initiative: New CPR guidelines for Veterinary Technicians
Date: Thursday, June 15, 2017
Time: Registration begins at 6:00p / Lecture from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Metropolitan Veterinary Associates
Speakers: Denise E. Wyse, CVT and Nicole Thomas (CPR Certified)
This 2 hour lecture will introduce veterinary technicians to the RECOVER (Reassessment Campaign on Veterinary Resuscitation) Initiative and the new CPR guidelines established by it, including:
- Prevention and Preparedness
- Basic Life Support
- Advanced Life Support
- CPR Monitoring
- Post Cardiac Arrest Care
This course will provide an extensive overview of the theories behind the new guidelines and the practical application of these theories during a cardiopulmonary arrest. It will include step-by-step instructions for CPR, based on the new guidelines, as well as hands-on training.
Approved 2 PVMA CE credits