CBC Basics for Veterinary TechniciansHosted by: Office of Continuing Education
2021From: 1:30 pm - 6:00 pm
This workshop will offer 4 hours of CE credit and be offered live via ZOOM*
*Due to the interactive nature of this content, we will not offer recordings of this workshop.
Phone Number: (706) 542-1451
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The Automated CBC from a veterinary technician's perspective – What do each of those numbers mean?
|2:20 pm||4:00 pm||
Microscopic Review of Blood Cells – Is it a platelet, red blood cell, white blood cell, or something else?
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What have I learned? – Interactive Identification
Barbie M. Papajeski, MS, LVT, RLATG, VTS (Clinical Pathology)
Barbie Papajeski, MS, LVT, RLATG, VTS (Clinical Pathology) teaches clinical pathology and laboratory animal courses in the veterinary technology program at Murray State University where she has been employed for 25 years. In 2020 she received the Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Award. Prior to full-time teaching, she worked in the clinical pathology department of Breathitt Veterinary Center. She served on the organizing committee of AVCPT and currently serves as secretary. She coordinates and co-chairs CE meetings as the secretary of KVTA. In addition to her instruction for Murray State, she offers continuing education in clinical pathology related topics to veterinary technicians through in-person and online CE opportunities. She resides in Western Kentucky, near LBL where she loves to hike with her faithful canine companion, Daphne, a lab/shepherd mix. Occasionally her two teenage sons and husband join her on these treks. She shares her home with three dogs, four cats, and an assortment of rabbits, fish, chickens, ducks, and other farm birds.