The Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to providing high quality educational programming in animal care and technology to the veterinary and animal health community. Programs are offered for veterinarians, veterinary technicians, breeders, owners and trainers, ranging in a wide variety of topics.

Upcoming Events

DogPatch 2015
The College of Veterinary Medicine and Omega Tau Sigma Zeta Chapter present the Dog Patch 2015: Feline Medicine Continuing Education Course on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015 in the Veterinary Education Center on the College of Veterinary Medicine campus.  This course will provide 8 hours of continuing education credit.

Speakers include Drs. Robert Kennis, Eva Abarca, Sara-Louise Newcomer, Bryon Blagburn, SeungWoo Jung, Jacob Barnoski, and Annabel Botsford.  A Pharmacy Law review will also be held.

A portion of the proceeds will support ongoing GM1 research being conducted at the Scott-Ritchey Research Center at the CVM.

Look at the brochure. Register online.

10th JT Vaughan Equine Conference
The 10th JT Vaughan Equine Conference will be held on November 5-6, 2015 in the Bailey Small Animal Teaching Hospital Auditorium.  This course offers 20 hours of continuing education credit and an Alabama Pharmacy Law course.

Read the brochure. Register online.

Pharmacy Courses
The Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine will be offering stand-alone Pharmacy Courses during the remainder of 2015.  These courses will be held both “live” at the College of Veterinary Medicine and via “live webinar” simultaneously.  The courses offered meet the two-hour pharmacy requirement set forth by the Alabama State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.  Participants will have to take and pass a quiz to receive credit for the continuing education course.  For those participating via webinar, login instructions and materials will be sent 24-48 hours in advance of the course.  The courses and dates offered follows:

  • Nov. 17 — Pharmacology
  • Dec. 8 — Pharmacy Law

Please register today to ensure your spot in the class.

Game Day CE
Referring veterinarians to the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine are invited to interact one-on-one with veterinary faculty during Game Day CEs, held each Friday before home football games. These complimentary small-group programs include two hours of CE credit* (Alabama CE credit approval pending), lunch, a tour of Bailey Small Animal Teaching Hospital or two tickets to Football, Fans & Feathers. Game Day CE programs include:

  • Friday, Sept. 11 — Cardiology with Dr. SeungWoo Jung
  • Friday, Sept. 25 — Neurology and Neurosurgery with Dr. Amanda Taylor
  • Friday, Oct. 2 — Dermatology with Dr. Amelia White
  • Friday, Oct. 30 — Ophthalmology with Dr. Eva Abarca
  • Friday, Nov. 13 — Clinical Pathology with Dr. Pete Christopherson
  • Friday, Nov. 20 — Emergency and Critical Care with Dr. Kendon Kuo

Click here to register for Game Day CE.

Practitioner Sabbaticals
The Practitioner Sabbatical Program at the Auburn University College of Veterinary medicine is a unique program offered to veterinarians interested  in continuing education in a particular specialty area in an effort to develop improved skills and knowledge.

The program offers facilities of the college as well as one-on-one work with our faculty and staff. Pick an area of interest and contact the Office of Continuing Education; we will assist you in developing a program for your specific interests.

The fee is on a sliding scale, $125-$200 per day for up to 5 days of intensive, hands-on experience with a faculty mentor and college staff devoting their time and expertise to your individualized program. Some programs will be more expensive due to intensity and instructional time. An application to the Practitioner Sabbatical Program must be submitted at least 45 days prior to your proposed starting date. There is a registration fee of $25.00.