Open to technicians to attend with a veterinarian from their practice
RACE Approved CE Hours: pending RACE approval
Fracture treatment is a team sport, and your support of the cutting-edge medical techniques is essential to the success of your team and your patients. In this course, you’ll participate in the veterinarian’s lectures and labs where you’ll become familiar with the preoperative assessments, instrumentation, surgical techniques and postoperative radiograph critique … all of which will make you a valuable member of the orthopedic team!
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Dr. Jason Syrcle, DVM, DACVS-SA
Jason Syrcle, DVM, DACVS-SA, is an Associate Professor of Clinical Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Jason also serves as Surgery Section Chief at PennVet. Dr. Syrcle graduated with a DVM from the University of Missouri in 2003. Jason completed an internship and surgical residency at the Animal Medical Center in NYC and became an ACVS Diplomate in 2009. He was previously a faculty member at Mississippi State University from 2009-2019, where he served as an Associate Clinical Professor and Chief of Small Animal Surgery. Dr. Syrcle is an AOVET faculty member and has served as a board member for the Veterinary Orthopedic Society. Jason’s clinical interests include fracture fixation, angular limb deformity correction and total hip replacement.
Dr. Don Hulse
Dr. Don Hulse graduated from Texas A&M in 1970 and completed his surgical training at Kansas State University in 1973. Commencing in 1970 and continuing until his appointment as a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Texas A&M University in 1984, Dr.Hulse served as a clinician in general practice and as a Staff Surgeon at Louisiana State University and Oklahoma State University. Hulse successfully fulfilled the requirements for admission into the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 1977. He is a recognized leader in veterinary orthopedics and is frequently an invited speaker at National and International Veterinary conferences. Hulse has developed techniques commonly used for treatment of bone and joint disorders in dogs and is a co-author of Small Animal Arthroscopy. Hulse’s clinical research interests focus on minimally invasive surgery for joint disorders and for fracture treatment.
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Refund and Cancellation Policy
Course cancellation could occur if registrations fail to meet minimum numbers 30 days prior to the course.
If a course is canceled for any reason, we are not responsible for any charges related to travel.
Refunds are available for cancellations made 60 days prior to the beginning of the course. Cancellations less than 35 days before a course are nonrefundable but may be partially transferrable to a future course.