Veterinary Medical Acupuncture for Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Patients

July 10, 2018

Date: December 07 - December 09, 2018

Description:

This certification program will provide comprehensive acupuncture training for licensed veterinarians. The certification program consists of two required modules and one elective.Required ModulesThe two required modules, each including 16 hours of online pre-course videos and 24 hours of in-person content, will teach the anatomic characteristics of the major acupuncture points in dogs and cats and the physiological mechanisms underpinning each, and will teach techniques that are commonly applied in pain medicine, physical rehabilitation and sports medicine.Required modules are: Introduction to Veterinary Medical Acupuncture (Module 1) Veterinary Medical Acupuncture for Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Patients (Module 2)Elective ModulesElective courses (each including 16 hours of online pre-course videos and 24 hours of in-person content) will be offered to add skill sets to the practice: Canine and Feline Medical Acupuncture (Module 3, Elective): additional applications of acupuncture in dogs and cats (GI, immune modulation, cardiac, renal, adrenal, hepatic, anxiety, etc.) Medical Acupuncture for Small Mammals, Avian and Exotic Patients (Module 4, Elective): application in exotic species: small and zooological (co-taught with Beth Bicknese)All modules will be taught entirely from a neurophysiological, scientific basis with generous input from the scientific literature. Individuals wishing to pursue certification in acupuncture will be required to complete at least 120 hours of the available content.Course Schedule: Modules in this certification program are scheduled for: Introduction to Veterinary Medical Acupuncture (Module 1): October 5-7, 2018 Veterinary Medical Acupuncture for Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Patients (Module 2): December 7-9, 2018 Canine and Feline Medical Acupuncture (Module 3, Elective): March 29-31, 2019 Introduction to Veterinary Medical Acupuncture (Module 1): June 29-July 1, 2019 Veterinary Medical Acupuncture for Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Patients (Module 2): August 3-5, 2019 Canine and Feline Medical Acupuncture (Module 3, Elective): October 26-28, 2019 Medical Acupuncture for Small Mammals, Avian and Exotic Patients (Module 4, Elective): December 13-15, 2019

Event type: Hands-on Workshop

Event Address: Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital10140 W. 44th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, CO, US

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Sponsor: CRI

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