Summer Series: Masterclasses & Workshops


Two Masterclasses and a Workshop for 3 nights a week across February and March 2021. Delegates will be able to purchase access to individual Masterclasses & Workshops. These Master Classes will be aimed at an upper level of CE into a relatively specific topic. Pricing information: - Full access pass to entire event which includes all 25+ Masterclasses and Workshops: $200 for AVA members - Workshops: $100 each for AVA Members - Masterclasses: Pricing listed below (for each Masterclass) You have the flexibility of purchasing access to all sessions, or only the Masterclasses/Workshops you choose.

Price levels

15 Jan 2021 to 25 Jun 2021
Associate $ 50.00
Full Member $ 50.00
New Graduate $ 50.00
Non-Member $ 100.00
Student $ 50.00

Learning outcome

The Summer Series is a virtual event and consists of an extensive list of high-level masterclasses and Group-based workshops. You have the choice of attending any of the individual sessions that you choose!

 Individual sessions can be purchased, or you and practices can sign up to the whole virtual event to receive all-access. All sessions will also be recorded and be available online for 3 months from February 2021.

 The Masterclasses have been chosen to address specific topics at a high and more detailed level and will be presented by some of the best and most skilled people within our profession.

 The topics vary from:

  • Linda Fleeman presenting on The Complicated Diabetic
  • Gerry Skinner discussing the Neurological Assessment of the Rabbit
  • Martin Havlicek discussing the intricacies of skin flaps
  • Simon Roe from North Carolina detailing the options for managing the arthritic hip including total hip replacement
  • Jason Mouatt covering the fracture game
  • Jacqui Ley and Kersti Seksel will be presenting a session on the ins and outs of Behaviour Psychopharmacology
  • Williana Basuki will be upgrading your Interpreting Dental Images

 The AVA Summer Series is a new CPD event designed to fill a gap in the veterinary CPD calendar and provides a series of high quality 2 hour sessions to delve deeper and more thoroughly into a number of the big questions encountered in veterinary practice today. It is an event not to be missed and offers a flexible and on-demand virtual format!

Further details

Live sessions 7pm - 9pm AEDT

Case discussions will happen in the second hour of the presentation. Can’t make it to all of the sessions? You can access them virtually as a recording after the live component.


Tuesday 9 February

Masterclass: The ins and outs of importing and exporting horses to and from Australia

Masterclass: Demystifying the ECG by Brad Gavaghan & Fiona Mayers

Workshop: [Public Health] Sustainable veterinary practice: Climate change impacts & hwhat we can do about it in veterinary practice

Wednesday 10 February

Masterclass: The practical use of blood gas analysis by Terry King

Masterclass: Latest in laser therapy by Laurie McCauley

Workshop: [Welfare] Dealing with animal welfare cases in general practice

Thursday 11 February

Masterclass:Nothing but Canine Lymphoma - New Tricks for Treating Cancer by Kathleen O'Connell

Masterclass: Brachycephalic surgery by Phil Moses

Workshop: AVA Workforce


Tuesday 23 February

Masterclass: Behaviour Psychopharmacology by Kersti Seksel & Jacqui Ley

Masterclass: IVDD in dachshunds by Phil Moses

Workshop: [Conservation Biology / Public Health] Sustainable farming

Wednesday 24 February

Masterclass: Interpreting dental imaging by Williana Basuki

Masterclass: Skin flaps by Martin Havlicek

Masterclass: The complicated diabetic by Linda Fleeman

Thursday 25 February

Masterclass: Regenerative injection therapies, laser and acupuncture in dogs and horses by Dr Ian Bidstrup

Masterclass: Options for managing the arthritic hip / total hip replacement by Simon Roe

Workshop: [Education / AVA] Veterinary education in 2021 and beyond

Week 3

Tuesday 23 March

Masterclass: Rabbit neurological assessment by Gerry Skinner

Masterclass: The fracture game by Jason Mouatt

Masterclass: Mast cell neoplasia

Wednesday 24 March

Masterclass: Where are we with cruciates in 2021 by Lucas Beierer

Workshop: [IDEXX] Advanced Gastrointestingal disease testing and Laboratory Diagnostics 

Thursday 25 March

Masterclass: Blood-borne infections in Australia: emerging diseases and new questions by Peter Irwin

Summer Series: Masterclasses & Workshops

Start: 9 February 2021, 6:00PM
End: 25 March 2021, 9:30PM
$ 100.00
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