This page is an archive of past events:

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Canada West Veterinary Specialists 2016 Symposium. Click here to view event registration.

2015 Symposium

October 4th, 2015

Location: Crystal Pavilion – Pan Pacific Hotel
300-999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 3B5
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:45 PM (PT)
Register: Closed.

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  • Interventional cardiology: a review of indications, modalities and patient selection.
  • Heart rhythm analysis: a systematic approach to cardiac arrhythmias.
  • Cardiology in day to day practice: ingredients for a successful cardiac evaluation.

3 hrs of lecture.

March 7th, 2012

Location: Victoria Academy of Veterinary Medicine – Victoria, BC

March 8th, 2012

Location: North Island Veterinary Academy – Parksville, BC

Spring Seminar – evening

April 19th, 2012

Time: 6:30 (wine and cheese); Seminars: 7:15.
Location: Canada West Veterinary Specialists (and Trev Deeley Motorcycles next door!)
There will be 4 short lectures for 1.5 hrs of continuing education.

2011 Annual Symposium

October 30th, 2011

Location: Pan Pacific Hotel
300-999 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3B5, Canada

Time: 9:00 AM to 4:45 PM (PT)

Cost: No charge

Register: Closed.

CT scan or how to obtain more information than ultrasound and radiographs

Rescheduled due to the Stanley Cup Playoffs ***Go canucks go ***

Please note new date: June 28, 2011

  • Dr Augustin Mareschal

Location: Canada West
Time: lecture: 7pm
Cost: no charge
Register: Please call reception at (604) 473-4882.

Congenital Heart Defects Made Simple Click to download handout for this talk (pdf file)

February 24, 2011

  • Dr Marco Margiocco

Location: Canada West
Time: Lecture: 7pm
Cost: No charge
Register: Please call reception at (604) 473-4882.

The Management of Recurrent Bladder Stones

April 11, 2011

  • Dr Marilyn Dunn

Location: Canada West
Time: Lecture: 7pm
Cost: No charge
Register: Please call reception at (604) 473-4882.

Stem cell therapy

May 30, 2011

  • Dr Alan Kuzma

Location: Canada West
Time: Lecture: 7pm
Cost: No charge
Register: Please call reception at (604) 473-4882.

November 7, 2010 Symposium

The symposium was made possible by our industry partners
Our sponsors

Program for Veterinarians

Program for Technicians

Canada West Speaking Engagements

September 9-11, 2010:

Dr. Marco Margiocco – 20th ECVIM-CA Annual Congress, Toulouse, France

PHARMACOKINETICS OF ORAL PIMOBENDAN IN HEALTHY CATS: A SINGLE DOSE STUDY
AS Hanzlicek, ML Margiocco, R Gehring, B KuKanich, K Stenske, M Borgarelli

October 21-23, 2010

Dr Craig Mosley- http://www.acvs.org/Symposium – Seattle, Washington

Anesthesia and Analgesia for Open Wound Management