Clinical therapeutics online

Key Information

CPD Hours: 42 hours

Course Length: Six weeks

Course Format: An intensive tutor-moderated online learning experience. Resources include electronic course notes, supplementary reading, self-assessment exercises and discussion forums in which participants review and discuss cases with their colleagues and the tutors

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14 Jan - 24 Feb 19
£725.00

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Great course, great course moderators and colleagues, and an RVC CPD gem!

Course Information

Key Areas
  • Principles of clinical pharmacology and adverse drug reactions
  • GI drugs
  • Pain management
  • Cardiovascular drugs
  • Cancer chemotherapy
  • Antimicrobials
  • Corticosteroids
  • Anticonvulsants
About this course

Do you ever wonder if there is more to clinical pharmacology than knowing the dose rate?

This online course will cover many of the major drug classes used in small animal practice. The emphasis will be on enhancing your knowledge and understanding of what drugs are indicated for which disorders as well as the how, when and why of drug action and side effects.

Why do this course?
You will enhance your understanding of clinical pharmacology in general, and a variety of different drugs and classes in particular, allowing you to be more confident about the drugs you use in and prescribe for your patients.

Tutors

Kate Borer-Weir, BVSc PhD DVA DipECVAA FHEA MRCVS
European Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia

Adrian Boswood, MA VetMB DVC DipECVIM-CA FHEA MRCVS
Professor of Veterinary Cardiology
The Royal Veterinary College

Jonathan Elliott, MA VetMB PhD CertSAC DipECVPT FHEA MRCVS
Professor of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology
The Royal Veterinary College

Ana Lara, DVM MSc PhD PgCert MedEd DipACVIM DipECVIM-CA (Oncology) FHEA MRCVS
Oncology Consultant IDEXX Laboratories UK Ltd
Director of Lara Oncology Veterinary Experts Ltd.

Jill Maddison, BVSc DipVetClinStud PhD FACVSc SFHEA MRCVS
Professor of General Practice
The Royal Veterinary College

Holger Volk, DVM DipECVN PhD FHEA MRCVS
Department Chair and Professor for Small Animal Diseases
University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover