Dermatology I, Vienna / Austria, 21 August - 1 September 2017 Course Fully Booked - Waiting List Open
Principal Course Master Week 1: Prof. Dr. David Lloyd, DECVD (UK)
Principal Course Master Week 2: Dr. Craig Griffin, DACVD (USA)
The ESAVS veterinary dermatology courses cover the core of the dermatological curriculum over a three year period, with particular emphasis on the diagnosis and management of animal skin disease from a primary care perspective.
This program is designed specifically for veterinarians wishing to gain experience in dermatology and to deepen further expertise in the practical management of patients with skin diseases.
Participants of course I in dermatology will discuss basics in anatomy and physiology of the skin and its appendages and will learn about a large number of common dermatological disorders. The successful management of difficult to treat problems will be discussed. Wet labs will provide practical approaches.
Key Features of ESAVS Veterinary Dermatology Courses
The whole Dermatology Program consists of three two-week residential courses (one two-week course per year)
The courses consist of teaching classes (~50%) and intensive practical sessions in labs (~50%)
Course participants obtain access to comprehensive teaching materials and have the opportunity to practice in small groups.
Between the residential courses participants have access to distance learning modules.
Dermatology courses of ESAVS are routinely recognized by the European College of Veterinary Dermatology (ECVD), which means they satisfy all the required criteria for continuing recognition in this discipline.
Biology of the Skin
Arthropod parasitology of the skin
Common bacterial skin diseases
Diagnostic approach in dermatology
Skin pathology and inflammation
Immune system, mechanisms of allergy
Flea allergy and flea control
Allergy testing (intradermal and in vitro)
Allergen specific immunotherapy
Food allergy / contact allergy
Skin testing laboratory with live dogs
Feline allergies / feline skin reaction patterns
Instructors` problem solving cases
Discussion of participants` cases
Hotel and Travel Information
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Please enter for Destination: `Vienna`, for Country: `Austria` and your travel dates. Then search for hotels near the course address: `Veterinärplatz 1`.
Tuition fee: EURO 2.390,--
Early registration: EURO 2.290,-- (deadline for early registration payment: 30th April 2017)