Amphibian diseases 101 – FREE webinar: A primer on amphibian anatomy, disease & pathology

WAVMA are putting on another webinar not to be missed.

Presented by Dr. Robert J. Ossiboff, this webinar will introduce participants to amphibian anatomy and common amphibian diseases, with a particular focus on anatomic features important for clinical and pathologic examination, common disease presentations, and gross and histologic manifestations of common amphibian diseases.

Join us on Friday 2nd June, 2am AEST (Sydney time) for this free webinar. Click on to see the time in your local time zone, anywhere around the world.

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Interested, but can’t join the live webinar & want CEPD Credit?

If you register for the live webinar and are unable to attend, you will be e-mailed a link to view the webinar at a later time.

Learning Objectives – Participants will understand:

  1. Basic gross and histologic amphibian anatomy;
  2. Common amphibian diseases; and,
  3. Clinical presentation and pathologic features of select amphibian diseases.

About the speaker: Dr. Robert J. Ossiboff is a Board Certified Veterinary Pathologist with a special interest in the pathology and infectious diseases of reptiles and amphibians. He received his DVM and PhD (Comparative Biomedical Sciences and Infectious Disease) from Cornell University. He completed his anatomic pathology training at Cornell University and the Wildlife Conservation Society. He is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor with the Zoological Pathology Program at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.

This webinar is suitable for veterinarians, vet techs/nurses, vet students and veterinary practice staff. Feel free to forward this announcement to colleagues.

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, and requirements for becoming a WAVMA Certified Aquatic Veterinarian. We provide WAVMA Members a discount off the US$25.00 fee for earning CEPD credit ($5 for student members, $15 for all others).

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