AO VET NA Courses and Events Overview

Take a look at upcoming offerings for AO VET North America

In-person events

AO VET NA Blended Course—Operative Treatment of Veterinary Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction (with animal anatomical specimens)

Date: August 8, 2024 - August 10, 2024


This course addresses current and newer techniques / innovative concepts of maxillofacial trauma and fracture repair – utilizing techniques that respect the local anatomy (dentition and related structures) as well as maintaining orthopedic first principles of fracture repair.  The goal of this course is to provide enhanced background training on dental structures, their physiology and their role in aiding or impeding fracture fixation.


Credits available: RACE

Venue: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Course Level: Other

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AO VET NA Blended Course—Principles of Small Animal Fracture Management
Date: September 30 – October 2, 2024 

The AO VET Course - Principles in Small Animal Fracture Management is designed to provide participants with a basic, fundamental knowledge of bone healing and how it can be favorably influenced through internal fixation of fractures. The scientific principles of fracture repair and their practical application to the clinical situation are presented in lectures and hands-on laboratory sessions.
Credits available: RACE 
Venue: Glendale, Arizona, USA 
Course Level: Basics


AO VET NA Masters Course—Feline Orthopedics (with feline orthopedic specimens)
Date: October 3 - 4, 2024 

This course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive knowledge of specific feline orthopedic diseases and the clinical signs associated with them through the precourse module as well as onsite lectures and interactive sessions. Both non-surgical and surgical treatment modalities will be discussed and demonstrated in hands-on laboratory sessions and case-based discussions. Emphasis will be placed on challenging conditions commonly encountered in cats and circumstances where therapeutics may differ to those universally employed in canine patients.    Credits available: RACE 
Credits available: RACE 
Venue: Glendale, Arizona, USA 
Course Level: Masters


Standalone online events

Topic Faculty Date Time* Registration / Recording
 Osseous Cyst Like Lesions (Equine) Dr. Glass June 5, 2024  8:00 PM  Register


*Eastern Time (GMT-4:00)