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The Office of Continuing Education: Calendar

Calendar of CE Courses

The calendar below is tentative because dates and titles may change.

Please click on a title to find out more about the conference and to register. If needed, you can download our mail/fax CE registration form [PDF], and send it to us along with your payment instructions.

For more continuing education opportunities, visit the GVMA CE website.

March

28-29: 51st Annual Veterinary Conference and Alumni Weekend

April 2014

5-6: Diagnosis and Treatment of Ear Disease

26-27: Small Animal Basic and Intermediate Ultrasound — This course is now FULL!

May 2014

3-4: Rabbit and Rodent Endoscopy — This course has been cancelled

July 2014

18-19: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

19: Practical Dentistry for Technicians

20: Veterinary Dentistry

20-21: Soft Tissue Rigid Endoscopy

October 2014

18-19: GVTAA Fall Conference

25-26: Small Animal Medicine

December 2014

6-7: Exotic Endoscopy

7: Neurology

11-12: Small Animal Arthroscopy

13-14: Advanced Laparoscopic/Thoracoscopic Surgery

13-14: Outpatient Medicine

Policies

For courtesy and liability reasons, we prohibit children and domestic animals (except working animals, e.g., guide dogs) at the College of Veterinary Medicine conferences.

UPDATED Refund/Cancellation Policy: (effective May 7, 2013)

  1. Non-Lab Conference: Full refunds are available for cancellations made by 5 p.m. ET, 10 days prior to the beginning of your event. Check each conference for specific cancellation dates. No refunds will be issued thereafter. If a course is canceled for any reason, the College will not be responsible for any charges related to travel.
  2. Wet Lab Conference: Full refunds are available for cancellations made by 5 p.m. ET, 30 days prior to the beginning of your event. Check each conference for specific cancellation dates. No refunds will be issued thereafter. If a course is canceled for any reason, the CVM will not be responsible for any charges related to travel.

Privacy notice: Each conference participant may receive mail from companies or individuals who have obtained names and addresses from this program’s registration as permitted by the Georgia Open Records Act.

Transportation to Athens

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is located about 80 miles southwest of Athens, with scheduled ground shuttle service and rental car service.

Ground transportation is available from Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to the Hilton Garden Inn, Foundry Park Inn, Holiday Inn, and Holiday Inn Express. Contact Groome Transportation at 706.410.2363 or 800.896.9928, or visit www.groometransportation.com for more information or to make a reservation.

Directions

View our directions page for the College of Veterinary Medicine, or contact Melissa Kilpatrick at vetmedce@uga.edu or 706.542.1451.

Some events may be held at the Coverdell Building, located directly across the street from the College of Veterinary Medicine.

Directions and maps of area hotels can be found on their respective websites, but you may find this local-area map helpful; it shows the location of hotels downtown as well as public parking, the Georgia Center, and the CVM.

Parking

Parking: On weekends, parking is permitted in reserved parking areas. Parking lots S16, S17 and S10 are most convenient to the College of Veterinary Medicine. Please do not park in the Small Animal Teaching Hospital parking lot on Carlton Street; this is reserved for client parking. The following parking options are available during the week:

• From the Holiday Inn, shuttle service is available. If driving, parking is available at the Carlton Street Deck, a paid parking deck located between the Coliseum and the Coverdell Building.
• From the Georgia Center for Continuing Education, you may either walk or take the campus bus.

This page was last updated on April 16, 2014.