Navigation Links
The Veterinary Bioscience Institute Announces its January 2013 Webinar Schedule
Date:12/31/2012

Winston Salem, NC (PRWEB) December 30, 2012

The Veterinary Bioscience Institute (VBI), http://www.vetbiotech.com, is proud to announce the topics for the January 2013 live webinar schedule.

On January 2th, 2013 at 1:30pm EST will be the Fundamentals of Rodent Surgery http://vetbiotech.com/webinardetail.php?id=43 webinar, presented by Drs Szczepan Baran and Marcel Perret-Gentil. This webinar covers rodent surgery regulations, guidelines, requirements and definitions, aseptic technique, surgical preparation, instrument selection and handling, suture use and selection, magnification, ergonomics, tissue handling and dissection, and body wall and skin closure.

“VBI’s webinar series is incredibly popular and very well received,” states Dr. Elizabeth Johnson, CEO of the Veterinary Bioscience Institute. “We are constantly complimented that our educational material is delivered in an unbiased way and promotes best practices from around the globe. I am so proud of the exceptional scientists that contribute to VBI’s amazing educational portfolio of materials, and in 2013, we are increasing our webinar offerings by almost 100%, which means that we will be having webinars almost every week of 2013.”

Here are a few testimonials from attendees: “I really enjoyed the webinar and it is helpful for many of us that aren't able to travel or get away from work to be able to learn from other professionals and keep up to date on new techniques and items that might save time and give better results. Also, help improve patient care.” “The webinar provided novel ideas on how to improve our surgical practice.” “This was an excellent overview of the different considerations in rodent surgery.”

On January 9th, 2013 at 1:30pm EST will be the Do's and don'ts of rodent peri-operative care and assessment http://vetbiotech.com/webinardetail.php?id=43 webinar. This webinar will cover post-operative care of adult and neonate rodents, rodents with and without implanted devices, post-operative pain and distress assessment techniques, management of post-operative pain and distress, health assessment, effects of hypothermia, strategies to prevent hypothermia, heat support equipment review, post-surgical enrichment, post-operative antibiotic use and infection control, addressing expected and unexpected post-surgical complications, post-operative nutritional and fluid support, implementation of humane endpoints and record keeping

On January 16rd, 2013 at 1:30pm EST will be the Aseptic and Precise Surgical Technique in Rodents http://vetbiotech.com/webinardetail.php?id=52 webinar, presented by Drs Marcel Perret-Gentil and Szczepan Baran. This webinar will cover current regulations related to rodent surgery, pertinent human and veterinary literature, rodent aseptic practices, precise and gentle surgical technique, competency assessment of rodent aseptic technique, guidance to rodent surgeons to formulate informed decisions regarding aseptic, appropriate tissue handling and gentle technique to maximize good surgical outcomes, improve research data, and ensure animal welfare.

“Aseptic and precise surgical techniques are essential components of a surgical surgery. In spite of this, not all aspects of aseptic and delicate technique are often considered when planning for rodent surgery, and it can lead to questionable outcomes,” states Dr. Szczepan Baran. “There is still a misconception that rodents are less susceptible to infections, and this webinar will set the record straight.”

On January 23rd, 2013 at 1:30pm EST will be the Osmotic Pump Implantation in Rodents (Part 1) webinar and on January 30th Osmotic Pump Implantation in Rodents (Part 2). Both webinars will be presented by Drs Szczepan Baran and Marcel Perret-Gentil. These webinars will cover subcutaneous and intraperitoneal (Intra-abdominal) implantation of osmotic pumps and will be demonstrated in mice and rats. These webinars will also include a review of gross anatomy and aseptic surgical technique, osmotic mini-pump technology, and basic implantation principles. The training will include the proper selection, usage, and handling of applicable surgical instruments and equipment. Emphasis will be placed on learning practical skills and methods from experienced instructors. By the end of these webinars, participants will be better able implement these techniques in order to plan and perform research experiments with their own rodent models.

VBI’s webinars are designed for scientists, veterinary technicians, veterinarians and technical support staff who wish to learn or review the information contained in these webinars. These webinars also have streaming videos and high quality illustrations/ images. All webinars presented by VBI are approved by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) for Registry of Approved Continuing Education (RACE) Credits.

For more information on VBI’s webinars, contact Ann Sproul, Senior Manager Registrations at 207-272-6654, annsproul (at) vetbiotech (dot) com or visit http://www.vetbiotech.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/12/prweb10279464.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Pinnaclife Animal Health Features Seal N Heal Wound Shield in New Veterinary Dermatologist Tested and Approved Product Line!
2. Veterinary Bioscience Institute (VBI) and a-tune software, Inc. Partnership
3. The Veterinary Bioscience Institute's 2012 Year in Review
4. The Veterinary Bioscience Institute Announces an Amazing Series of 41 Webinars for 2013
5. Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority Rolls Out First Phase of Strategic Refocus With Appointment of Four Key Leaders in The Bioscience Industry to Its Board of Directors
6. Ambit Biosciences Names Michael A. Martino President and Chief Executive Officer
7. Kansas Bioscience Authority Announces FY11 Outcomes of $207 Million
8. The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Launches an Investigation Into Possible Securities Laws Violations by Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc.
9. Coronado Biosciences to Present at the Oppenheimer 22nd Annual Healthcare Conference
10. Coronado Biosciences Announces Phase 1 Results of CNDO-109 in AML to be Presented at the American Society of Hematology
11. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Presentation of New Data from ZFP Therapeutic® Program in Hemophilia B at American Society for Hematology Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2016)... , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... company, today announced several positive developments that position the Company for the future. ... of the transaction, Craig F. Kinghorn has been appointed Chairman of the Board, ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... The Ankle Plating System 3 ... to address fractures of the distal tibia and fibula. This system marks Acumed's ... System 3 is composed of seven plate families that span the lateral, medial, ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... , ... WEDI, the nation’s leading authority on the use of health IT ... been named by the WEDI Board of Directors as WEDI’s president and CEO. Stellar ... more than 35 years of experience in healthcare, association management and organizational leadership, Stellar ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... 24, 2016   MedyMatch Technology Ltd ., the data ... real-time decision support tools in the emergency room, announced today ... Israeli Advanced Technology Industries (IATI) BioMed Conference. ... 15th National Life Sciences and Technology Week, and is ... Hotel in Tel Aviv, Israel . ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/20/2016)... 20, 2016  VoiceIt is excited to announce ... By working together, VoiceIt and VoicePass ... and VoicePass take slightly different approaches to voice ... security and usability. ... new partnership. "This marketing and technology ...
(Date:5/12/2016)... 12, 2016 WearablesResearch.com , a brand ... overview results from the Q1 wave of its quarterly ... was consumers, receptivity to a program where they would ... health insurance company. "We were surprised to ... Michael LaColla , CEO of Troubadour Research, "primarily ...
(Date:5/3/2016)...  Neurotechnology, a provider of high-precision biometric identification ... Identification System (ABIS) , a complete system for ... can process multiple complex biometric transactions with high ... face or iris biometrics. It leverages the core ... MegaMatcher Accelerator , which have been used in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):