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'm going to go back to my clinic all pumped up to take things to the next level!

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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Small Animal Dentistry - Veterinarians

May 31 - June 1, 2024

Small Animal Dentistry - Veterinarians

May 31 - June 1, 2024

Life is too short and dental disease is too prevalent not to enjoy small animal dentistry. If you’re looking to develop comfort, efficiency and skills in performing common dental procedures, this is the course for you! 

Small Animal

Wound Management and Skin Reconstruction - Veterinarians

June 8 - 9, 2024

Wound Management and Skin Reconstruction - Veterinarians

June 8 - 9, 2024

This course will focus on the management of traumatic wounds.

Small Animal

Wound Management and Skin Reconstruction - Technicians

June 8 - 9, 2024

Wound Management and Skin Reconstruction - Technicians

June 8 - 9, 2024

This course will focus on the management of traumatic wounds.

Small Animal

Peer-to-Peer Summit: Complex Fractures & Fissures of the Distal Humerus & Elbow - June 11-12, 2024

June 11 - 12, 2024

Peer-to-Peer Summit: Complex Fractures & Fissures of the Distal Humerus & Elbow - June 11-12, 2024

June 11 - 12, 2024

Small Animal

Practical Surgical Techniques of the Head and Neck - Veterinarians

June 17 - 18, 2024

Practical Surgical Techniques of the Head and Neck - Veterinarians

June 17 - 18, 2024

This course will cover the most common surgical procedures performed on the head and neck in a general practice.  After this course, participants will have a better understanding of the pathologies inducing upper airway obstruction in dogs and cats.

Small Animal

Practical Surgical Techniques of the Head and Neck - Technicians

June 17 - 18, 2024

Practical Surgical Techniques of the Head and Neck - Technicians

June 17 - 18, 2024

Assessment and surgical treatment of conditions of the head & neck is a team sport. In this course, you’ll participate in lectures and labs which will make you a valuable member of the hospital team!

Small Animal

Practical Lateral Fabellar Suture & Patellar Luxation - Technicians

June 22 - 23, 2024

Practical Lateral Fabellar Suture & Patellar Luxation - Technicians

June 22 - 23, 2024

Between your preparatory online learning and your in-person/hands-on training, you’ll learn to diagnose CrCLD as well as detect “the silent ExCap assassin” co-morbidities that will help you to steer clear of danger and client disappointment. 

Small Animal

Practical Lateral Fabellar Suture & Patellar Luxation - Veterinarians

June 22 - 23, 2024

Practical Lateral Fabellar Suture & Patellar Luxation - Veterinarians

June 22 - 23, 2024

Between your preparatory online learning and your in-person/hands-on training, you’ll learn to diagnose CrCLD as well as detect “the silent ExCap assassin” co-morbidities that will help you to steer clear of danger and client disappointment. 

Small Animal

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 - 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