Safari Equine Course - 6 Days of Lectures, Practical Sessions &

Sunday  5 November  2017  9:00 PM    Saturday  11 November  2017 0:00 AM
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VetPD has combined a week-long safari experience at the Mongena Game Lodge, near Johannesburg, South Africa, with a total of 18 hours of cutting-edge lectures, case discussions and practical sessions (equivalent to 4 full days of continuing education). The following internationally renowned speakers will be involved with this course: Virgina Reef (University of Pennsylvania, USA), Roger Smith (Royal Veterinary College, UK), Scott Pirie (University of Edinburgh, Scotland), Tom Stout (Utrecht University, The Netherlands) & Andy Fiske-Jackson (Royal Veterinary College, UK).

The Mongena Game Lodge is situated in the malaria-free north-western section of Dinokeng Game reserve, 1h from Johannesburg International Airport. There the ‘Big Five’ (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard & rhinoceros) roam wild and free in the 18,500 hectare game reserve. Bass fishing, spa facilities and the obligatory swimming pool will provide you with the ideal environment to relax with your friends and accompanying partner/guest.

Join us for 18 hours of cutting edge lectures and case discussions as well as 14 hours of wetlabs on live horses with topics including but not limited to:

Orthopaedic Radiology
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Orthopaedic Therapies including Regenerative Medicine
Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Ultrasound
ECG Acquisition and Interpretation
Cardiac Auscultation
Fertility Problems of the Stallion
Colic in the periparturient mare RAO & Inflammatory Airway Diseases
Medical Diagnostics & Therapeutics

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