Continuing Education

Wildlife University

Office of Public Engagement

3505 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building, MC-002
2001 S. Lincoln Ave.
Urbana, IL 61802
P: (217) 333-2907
F: (217) 333-4628
ope@vetmed.illinois.edu

Lawrence D. Firkins, DVM, MS, MBA Associate Dean for Public Engagement

December 5-6, 2020

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, Basic Sciences Building

2001 S. Lincoln Ave.
Urbana, IL 61802

Wildlife University is a comprehensive short-course for veterinary students and professionals on the medical management of North American wildlife species. The curriculum is a two-day program with both didactic and hands–on training via wet labs. Topics covered include physical examinations, bandaging techniques, anesthesia & analgesia, and career opportunities. Laboratories will provide participants with the opportunity to develop technical and diagnostic skills. An electronic course manual will be provided.

 

  • Sessions and wet labs will be held on Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 6. A detailed schedule will be updated as information is finalized.

  • Details regarding speakers will be updated as information is finalized.

  • Registration details will be updated as information is finalized.

    Cancellation Policy

    Full refunds, less a 10 percent cancellation fee, will be given if written notification is received by the applicable early registration deadline. Written cancellation should be sent to ope@vetmed.illinois.edu or to the same mailing address to which registrations are sent. Registrations are transferable. After the applicable early registration deadline, refunds will not be made. We reserve the right to cancel sessions and to change speakers if necessary. In the event of cancellation, all registrants will receive a full refund. The University is not responsible for travel expenses in the event of a cancellation or date change. [/column]

  • Hotel information will be updated as information is finalized.

  • Event Location

    University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
    Basic Sciences Building
    2001 S. Lincoln Ave.
    Urbana, IL 61802

    Parking

    Complimentary self parking is available at the Basic Sciences Building in lot F-27.

    Continuing Education

    Veterinary professionals who attend the entire event will be able to earn CE credits. Participants will receive continuing education verification at the end of the event. No partial CE will be awarded.

Questions, email the Office of Public Engagement at ope@vetmed.illinois.edu or call 217-333-2907.