I believe subscribers and clients of TheFishVet will be most interested in this.
The speaker did her Masters thesis on this and I’d consider her a world expert on pathology of Syngnathids, and I’m so lucky to have "hooked" her as the speaker.
See the email below for more information on this FREE event, and how to register.
Dr Richmond Loh DipProjMgt, BSc, BVMS, MPhil (Pathology), MANZCVS (Aquatics & Pathobiology), CertAqV, CMAVA, NATA Signatory.
THE FISH VET, Perth, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA.
Mobile Aquatic Veterinary Medical & Diagnostic Services.
Ph: +61 (0)421 822 383
WebCEPDB-1006 – Diseases of Syngnathids (seahorses, seadragons and pipefishes)
Join us for a free webinar on November 28, 2014 at 7:00 am (AWST, +8 GMT)
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This lecture will cover diseases of captive seahorses, sea dragons and pipefish. The focus will be primarily on inflammatory, environmental and neoplastic aetiologies. Diagnostics and treatments for the most common causes of diseases will also be addressed.
This webinar is suitable for veterinarians, vet techs/nurses, vet students, research scientists and aquarists/aquarium husbandry staff.
Speaker: Dr Véronique LePage DVM, MSc (Department of Pathobiology, Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, Canada)
Learning Objectives – participants will:
1. Understand the most common causes of morbidity and mortality in sygnathids.
2. Be able to clinically evaluate and necropsy syngnathids to arrive at a diagnosis of common diseases.
3. Consider various treatment modalities for these diseases.
4. Understand the challenges and limitations of diagnostics and treatments options.
NOTE: this webinar will be recorded. If you register for the live webinar and are unable to attend, you will be sent a link to view the webinar at a later time.
Want CEPD credit? (Registration is required)
Information on how to access the recorded webinar (at no cost), and a short knowledge & skills assessment (KSA or quiz) covering the webinar’s principle learning objectives, in order to earn veterinary Continuing Educational & Professional Development (CEPD) credit will be e-mailed to all registrants in 7-10 days after the webinar.
As CEPD credit can be used towards re-licensing or registration requirements to practice veterinary medicine, we provide WAVMA Members a discount off the US$25.00 fee for CEPD ($5 for student members, $15 for all others).
Register now for this free live WAVMA WebCEPD webinar at
After registering, you will receive a confirmation e-mail containing information about joining the webinar.