5 February 2021 09:00 - 5 February 2021 17:00
Learn Online: Extreme Wounds
Online , Online , Gloucester Gloucestershire, GL2 2AB
Learn Online: Extreme Wounds
Start date: Friday 5th February 2021
Speaker: Jon Hall
Fees: BSAVA Member £120; Non Member £150
This learn online course is intended for veterinary surgeons working in clinical practice who wish to develop confidence in their approach to wound healing and reconstruction.
We will take you through ways to manage a patient from initial presentation, consider wound healing. Progressing to surgical and non-surgical ways to close the defect and finally a look at chronic wounds and what might be going wrong and how we might manage to improve things.
Online activities (including quizzes and case studies) will support your
learning and discussions on the online forum will be encouraged. We
also provide additional resources to complement the course - the ‘BSAVA
Bonus Bits’. These will include congress podcast recordings, JSAP and
companion articles as well as a free chapter from the relevant BSAVA
Manual (as well as a discount voucher for purchasing the whole book).
first weekly unit will be released on the First Friday of the month,
with the next weekly units being released on the following two Fridays.
The discussion forum is open for the first three weeks of the course and
the course content will remain available for a total of 8 weeks. You
can complete the work how and when you choose over these 8 weeks.
1. The acute contaminated wound
2. Closing the defect
3. Chronic wounds
1. To learn how to manage a patient and their wound from the point of initial presentation
2. To integrate wound assessment and understanding of the healing process to manage owner expectations
3. Learn some principles of simple wound reconstruction
4. To recognise and investigate problems with wound healing that can lead to chronic wounds and implement appropriate management changes.
Jon, who runs his own company, VetEd Specialists Ltd, grew up in the
veterinary world as his parents owned a practice near Wigan, Greater
He graduated from the University of Cambridge before spending his
early years as a vet at a primary care practice in Lincoln, followed by
an internship at the Royal Veterinary College.
He returned to Cambridge and completed a European College of
Veterinary Surgeons’ Residency at the university, passing his board
exams in 2015.
Jon stayed at Cambridge for two more years as an affiliated lecturer
and has now moved to Wear via the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary
Studies, where he was a senior lecturer in small animal surgery.
Terms and Conditions: All courses must be paid for in full at the time of booking.
To qualify for an applicable refund, cancellations must emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or requested by telephone on 01452 726700. With over 30 days’ notice we will refund 70% of the course fee. With between 15-30 days’ notice we will refund 50% of the course fee. No refunds will be provided for cancellations with notice of 14 days or less, however if we are able to resell your place on the course we will provide a full refund.
BSAVA reserves the right to alter the programme or the speaker should this become necessary due to unavoidable circumstances. BSAVA reserves the right to cancel a course due to unforeseen circumstances. Registrants should note that the BSAVA member's rate applies only when the person attending the course is a member of the Association. To qualify for the reduced member's rate for courses, non-members must join BSAVA prior to the course.