Our Purpose

We believe in the power of the explosion that occurs when inspired learners, engaged educators and meaningful experiences collide.

CE Elevated.™
CE Elevated.™

Vision

To improve the human and animal world by inspiring and equipping others to do the same.

THE TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE INSTITUTE

A modern veterinary research and continuing education facility unlike any other

Sprawling over 130,000 square feet, the Translational Medicine Institute at Colorado State University presents the veterinary community with an elite experience. From state of the art lab spaces to the picturesque setting in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, continuing veterinary education at TMI is rich and immersive.

Lecture and education space

Featuring a 150-seat tiered auditorium, a 50-seat tiered classroom and a 40-seat virtual reality-ready immersive classroom, there are few veterinary education spaces like those offered at TMI.

A 350-seat event hall, multiple conference rooms, and fully-outfitted catering and restaurant facilities, the campus is also fully suited for corporate events, retreats and seminars.

Laboratory space

A 3,750 square-foot teaching laboratory includes 12 teaching stations, each equipped with two 4K monitors and complete endoscopic towers. 

Complementing the teaching lab is a 4,500 square-foot large animal teaching laboratory, private locker rooms and adjacent laboratory animal facility and cateveric capabilities.

 

Surgical Suites

TMI features two Arthrex integrated endoscopic surgical suites and two Karl Storz OR1 integrated endoscopy surgical suites. Each includes fully equipped central supply and private observation rooms.

Imaging Capabilities

A 6,000 square-foot imaging center includes radiology and CT capabilities with C-arm fluoroscopy and 3-Tesla MRI machines.

INSTRUCTORS

Seasoned, experienced, accessible

With decades upon decades of veterinary teaching experience, our instructors are knowledgeable, collaborative and committed to furthering your career. They are field leaders dedicated not only to delivering improved patient outcomes but weaving that commitment into their instruction.

I feel far more prepared to go back into the practice with these skills than I have from any other course.

STAFF

Dedicated to your success

The staff at CSU VetCE is the engine that makes everything go. From personalized guidance and recommendations to on- and off-campus support, we are here to ensure that your continuing veterinary education experience exceeds even your highest expectations. Complimenting our world-class educational facilities, our team’s friendly support creates the ultimate high tech/high touch learning experience.

COURSE CATALOG

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Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for the General Practitioner and ER Vet

August 5 - 6, 2024

Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for the General Practitioner and ER Vet

August 5 - 6, 2024

Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is a rapidly evolving field in veterinary medicine. Ultrasound machines are often available to practitioners, but training is lacking. With this course you will learn how to use your machine to a great ability!

Small Animal

Small Animal Thoracoscopy

August 12 - 13, 2024

Small Animal Thoracoscopy

August 12 - 13, 2024

Minimally-invasive surgery (MIS) is the standard of care for many human procedures and is increasingly the expectation of many of our more discerning pet-owning clients in progressive veterinary practices. 

Small Animal

Small Animal Thoracoscopy - Resident Application

August 12 - 13, 2024

Small Animal Thoracoscopy - Resident Application

August 12 - 13, 2024

Minimally-invasive surgery (MIS) is the standard of care for many human procedures and is increasingly the expectation of many of our more discerning pet-owning clients in progressive veterinary practices.

Small Animal

Advanced Small Animal Laparoscopy

August 13 - 15, 2024

Advanced Small Animal Laparoscopy

August 13 - 15, 2024

Minimally-invasive surgery (MIS) is the standard of care for many human procedures and is increasingly the expectation of many of our more discerning pet-owning clients in progressive veterinary practices. 

Small Animal

Advanced Small Animal Laparoscopy - Registration Form

August 13 - 14, 2024

Advanced Small Animal Laparoscopy - Registration Form

August 13 - 14, 2024

Minimally-invasive surgery (MIS) is the standard of care for many human procedures and is increasingly the expectation of many of our more discerning pet-owning clients in progressive veterinary practices.

Small Animal

Basic Equine Arthroscopy

August 21 - 22, 2024

Basic Equine Arthroscopy

August 21 - 22, 2024

If you do equine arthroscopic surgery in your practice, this is the hands-on training course that you can’t live without!

Equine

Advanced Equine Arthroscopy

August 22 - 24, 2024

Advanced Equine Arthroscopy

August 22 - 24, 2024

This course will use a combination of easy-to-understand didactic lectures, video demonstrations and extensive, practical hands-on lab training to teach you how to do advanced arthroscopy.

Equine

Small Animal Abdominal Surgery

September 7 - 8, 2024

Small Animal Abdominal Surgery

September 7 - 8, 2024

This course will focus on basic abdominal surgical procedures performed in general practice. A strong emphasis will be placed on basic surgical principles related to gastrointestinal surgery and urinary surgery.

Small Animal

A Complete Introduction to Bone Plating - Veterinarians

September 10 - 12, 2024

A Complete Introduction to Bone Plating - Veterinarians

September 10 - 12, 2024

This blended, online + hands-on, plating course is like NONE other!  If you’re going to be successful with your fracture repairs, you don’t want just SOME of the important principles, you want ALL of them…this is THE course to put you on right path!

Small Animal

A Complete Introduction to Bone Plating - Veterinary Technicians

September 10 - 12, 2024

A Complete Introduction to Bone Plating - Veterinary Technicians

September 10 - 12, 2024

This blended, online + hands-on, plating course is like NONE other!  If you’re going to be successful with your fracture repairs, you don’t want just SOME of the important principles, you want ALL of them…this is THE course to put you on right path!

Small Animal