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Welcome to the Greencross Vets Virtual Symposium!

Open to all Greencross team members, this curated Continuing Education symposium provides you with access to over 100 pre-recorded Clinical, Business, Wellness and Wellbeing sessions across 8 different streams and features lecturers from Greencross Vets and from within the Australian and international vet community.
 
Our Virtual Symposium will deliver upwards of 100 CE points for Vets, Nurses and Practice Managers online. Greencross Internal CE points will be awarded from Monday March 28 - 22 May 2022 and MCQ test completion will be required before 22 May for CE points to be credited to your individual account. The content from the Virtual Symposium will be accessible indefinitely after 22 May although lectures will not attract CE points after this time.
 
Please ensure you visit our Virtual Exhibition, where our corporate supporters have provided additional CE content, journal articles, product information and raffles as well as a virtual treasure hunt featuring fantastic prizes.
 
This year 10 lectures from our Virtual Symposium will be available to the Australian Veterinary community free of charge.
 
We hope you enjoy your learning and development and thank you for your participation!

Top 10 Lectures free for non Greencross Vets

The coughing dog and how lung ultrasound can help

Speaker: Soren Boysen, Serge Chalhoub

Giving chemotherapy in practice: considerations and tips

Speaker: Sarah Mason

Intra-organ Techniques for Euthanasia Tips and Tricks

Speaker: Lianna Titcombe

Hyperthyroidism in cats: Disease severity impacts diagnosis and management

Speaker: Thurid Johnstone

Chronic nasal disease in cats: an update

Speaker: Samantha Taylor

Feline dermatoses: new diseases and new approaches to old diseases

Speaker: Fiona Bateman

Surgery of the Lower Airways: Indication and techniques

Speaker: Lea Liehmann

Salivary gland diseases and surgery in dogs and cats

Speaker:

Thrombosis - Diagnosis and treatment options

Speaker: Julien Guillaumin

Disc herniation and spinal cord injury

Speaker: Nicolas Granger

Agenda Overview

Overcoming Overwhelm

Speaker: Taylor Miller

Personality Traps: Perfectionism, People Pleasing & the Imposter Phenomenon

Speaker: Taylor Miller

Transparency in Veterinary Medicine- What does it look like? How do we practice it safely? Why do we need it?

Speaker: Debra Vey Voda-Hamilton

Veterinary Medicine Post Covid: How to Lead in Times of Turbulence

Speaker: Debra Vey Voda-Hamilton

Conscious Conversations in conflict. Speaking the Right Words

Speaker: Debra Vey Voda-Hamilton

Compassion fatigue and burnout: what veterinary professionals need to know

Speaker: Rosie Alister

Moral injury and psychological safety: key considerations for veterinary practice

Speaker: Rosie Alister

Supporting colleagues in distress: how to help

Speaker: Rosie Alister

Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Workplace A Guide to Getting Back to your Happy Place

Speaker: Vanessa Rohlf

Enhancing Professional Quality of Life – Tools for Compassion Fatigue Resiliency

Speaker: Vanessa Rohlf

Scientifically proven ways to decrease stress, depression and overwhelm with Emotional Freedom Technique

Speaker: Dori Martin

Top 5 supplements to boost energy, mood and focus during a hectic schedule

Speaker: Dori Martin

Different breathing techniques to decrease stress, boost energy, and improve brain function fast

Speaker: Dori Martin

The Importance of Positive Leadership - Sponsored by Zoetis and Beyond Blue

Speaker: Natasha Wilks

Veterinary Telemedicine. What it is (not), where we are (not), what's next?

Speaker: Björn Becker

Digital competence. The key factor for veterinarians in the next decade

Speaker: Björn Becker

Teaching through the Physical Examination Process

Speaker: Peter Weinstein

Being the Primary Source for Knowledge through Education Marketing

Speaker: Peter Weinstein

Perspective Taking and Assessing the Client's Knowledge

Speaker: Ryane Englar

Using the SPIKES Protocol to Facilitate Bad News Delivery

Speaker: Ryane Englar

Defusing Anger in the Consultation Room

Speaker: Ryane Englar

Improving profitability with ProHeart SR12 - Sponsored by ZOETIS

Speaker: Tom Turkoz

Consult Coach - Top tips so far

Speaker: Alison Lambert

Human factors in the Veterinary Clinic, how to drive continuous improvement without blame

Speaker: Dan Tipney

Creating a customer centric business - Giving WOW service!

Speaker: Debbie Boone

Canine ehrlichiosis: an epidemic in Australian dogs - sponsored by ELANCO

Speaker: Peter Irwin, Liisa Ahlstrom

Anthelmintic Resistance in companion animals

Speaker: Maggie Fisher

Use of corticosteroids in small animal neurology: the dos and don'ts

Speaker: Matthias le Chevoir

Anaesthetic management of the Pediatric Patient

Speaker: Attilio Rocchi

Anaesthesia in the Brachycephalic Patient

Speaker: Attilio Rocchi

Which modality should I use when? Abdominal Imaging.

Speaker: Randi Drees

The liver during anaesthesia

Speaker: Julia Deutsch

Optimizing of Breeding Time: Guideline for in-house Progesterone Testing

Speaker: Nadine Apteker

Otitis - tips and tricks

Speaker: Fiona Bateman

Giving chemotherapy in practice: considerations and tips

Speaker: Sarah Mason

Radiation therapy for General Practitioners

Speaker: Sarah Mason

Oral hygiene strategies for prevention of periodontal disease

Speaker: Colin Harvey

Periodontal disease and the rest of the body

Speaker: Colin Harvey

Emotionally Intelligent Euthanasia: Turning Sadness into Satisfaction

Speaker: Lianna Titcombe

Intra-organ Techniques for Euthanasia Tips and Tricks

Speaker: Lianna Titcombe

Feelings - The Canine Emotional Experience

Speaker: Katrin Jahn

Canine Body Language and Communication

Speaker: Katrin Jahn

What's new about canine heartworm in Australia - Sponsored by ZOETIS

Speaker: Jan Slapeta, Tony Phillis

When the immune system goes crazy: managing the IMHA and IMT patient

Speaker: Hannah Kwong

Benefits of C Reactive Protein - sponsored by IDEXX

Speaker: Philippa McLaren

Feline Hydration - Water supplement as a hydration solution for cats - sponsored by PURINA

Speaker: Brian Zanghi

Hematuria Detection - 5 urinary facts in 5 minutes - sponsored by ROYAL CANIN

Speaker: Mina Hamilton

An approach to the anaemic cat

Speaker: Ellie Mardell

Feline dermatoses: new diseases and new approaches to old diseases

Speaker: Fiona Bateman

Chronic nasal disease in cats: an update

Speaker: Samantha Taylor

Treating FIP: where are we now?

Speaker: Samantha Taylor

Mellow yellow: investigation of jaundice in cats

Speaker: Samantha Taylor

To PU or not to PU? Is that the question? Cats and FLUTD

Speaker: Soren Boysen, Serge Chalhoub

Acute Kidney Injury and acute azotemia: it's not always the kidneys fault.

Speaker: Soren Boysen, Serge Chalhoub

Update on feline thromboembolism

Speaker: Julien Guillaumin

The World of Cats - Foundations of Feline Behaviour

Speaker: Katrin Jahn

Australian Feline Retrovirus Management Guidelines - Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV)

Speaker: Mark Westman, Sally Coggins

Hyperthyroidism in cats: Disease severity impacts diagnosis and management

Speaker: Thurid Johnstone

Hypothyroidism in cats: when, why and how

Speaker: Thurid Johnstone

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus: FAQs - sponsored by BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM

Speaker: Mark Westman

Feline Orthopedics Part 1: Fractures and degenerative diseases

Speaker: Mathias Brunnberg

Feline Orthopedics Part 2: cat specific orthopedic diseases of the hind limbs

Speaker: Mathias Brunnberg

Gallbladder mucoceles

Speaker: Nausikaa Devriendt

Surgical management of feline ureteral obstructions

Speaker: Nausikaa Devriendt

Surgery of the Lower Airways: Indication and techniques

Speaker: Lea Liehmann

Cruciate rupture repair for the performance dog - how to get them back into dog sports safely after injury.

Speaker: Darryl Millis

Femoral head osteotomy - how to get the best results from surgery

Speaker: Darryl Millis

Luxating patellas - Grading, management, surgical technique and prognosis

Speaker: Darryl Millis

Forelimb lameness Part 1

Speaker: Nicolas Granger

Forelimb lameness Part 2

Speaker: Nicolas Granger

Salivary gland diseases and surgery in dogs and cats

Speaker: Colin Harvey

Canine orthopaedic exam - sponsored by ELANCO

Speaker: B. Duncan X. Lascelles

Canine Tracheal Collapse

Speaker: Simon Tappin

Emergency fluid therapy

Speaker: Heidi Saarenkari

Disc herniation and spinal cord injury

Speaker: Nicolas Granger

Dermergencies - yes they exist!

Speaker: Fiona Bateman

Pathophysiology of Shock

Speaker: Beth Davidow

Rational use of antibiotics in the emergency room

Speaker: Beth Davidow

How to gain vascular access when peripheral IV catheters fail (or simply "difficult IV access")

Speaker: Serge Chalhoub, Soren Boysen

Feline respiratory distress: cardiac vs. respiratory

Speaker: Serge Chalhoub, Soren Boysen

Septic Shock: diagnosis and treatment

Speaker: Julien Guillaumin

Thrombosis - Diagnosis and treatment options

Speaker: Julien Guillaumin

Leptospirosis in the emergency patient

Speaker: Leah Wright

What's the deal with Ehrlichiosis?

Speaker: Zandri Whitehead

A Practical approach to Pale Patients

Speaker: Zandri Whitehead

Stay cool, keep warm - Temperature control during anaesthesia

Speaker: Julia Deutsch

Feline Acromegaly - The growth of the insulin dose

Speaker: Kelly Druce

Oncology - The journey from cancer to chemo - Part 1

Speaker: Kelly Druce

Oncology - The journey from cancer to chemo - Part 2

Speaker: Kelly Druce

How to not be scared of your first anaesthetic!

Speaker: Hayley Walters

The challenges of working low-middle income countries

Speaker: Hayley Walters

Understanding Electrolytes

Speaker: Chloe Fay

The Blocked Cat

Speaker: Chloe Fay

When Quality of Life Scales Aren't Enough: How to Counsel Clients Who won't let go

Speaker: Lianna Titcombe

Nailing nursing math

Speaker: Sally Lee

Why do dogs itch - sponsored by HILL's

Speaker: Bryony Senic

Chemotherapy care for your patient & you!

Speaker: Sam Elsner

Advanced Vascular Access: moving beyond the cephalic vein

Speaker: Leah Wright

Status epilepticus

Speaker: Heidi Saarenkari

The Top 5 Emergencies and What to Do - Part 1

Speaker: Megan Brashear

The Top 5 Emergencies and What to Do - Part 2

Speaker: Megan Brashear

Pain Scales in Dogs and Cats

Speaker: Heidi Reuss-Lamky

It's a Wrap! Bandaging For Beginners

Speaker: Heidi Reuss-Lamky

ABC’s and CPR:Getting the best outcome for your patient

Speaker: Chloe Fay

Shock: What nurses need to know

Speaker: Carina Sellwood

Salty problems: Electrolyte disturbances in clinical practice

Speaker: Sabrina Lepiane

Nailing advanced nursing math

Speaker: Sally Lee

Sponsors

The American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE committee has reviewed and approved the program referenced above as meeting the Standards adopted by the AAVSB.

Program Number:  20-854221 

Max Veterinary Hours available: 73.00  
Max Veterinary Technician Hours available: 34.00