Imex Complete Course in External Skeletal Fixation 27-30 October 2017 Dallas
This course covers the use of standard and hybrid ring fixator systems for fracture repair. These systems are used for complicated fracture repairs, especially where the injury is close to a joint.
KYON PAUL/PGR Association for Veterinary Orthopedic Research and Education. July 27-29 Seattle 2018
This meeting was to discuss some of the newer treatments available to help with elbow disease and patella luxation. PAUL ( Proximal Abducting Ulnar Osteotomy) can be helpful in treating conditions such as ostechondrosis and medial compartmental elbow disease in the dog. PGR (patella groove replacement) is a very new technique that looks to replace the groove that the patella runs in with an artificial implant.
Arthrex Osteochondral resurfacing September 15-16 2018 University of Guelph
This course is focused on ways to treat cartilage damage, caused by diseases such as osteochondrosis and elbow dysplasia. It uses novel ways to repair the damaged cartilage and restore joint function.
Veterinary Orthopedic implants CBLO June 16-17 2017 Las Vegas
Cora Based Levelling Osteotomy is a new method of treating cruciate ligament injuries in dogs. It is particularly useful in young dogs where the bones haven’t fully matured.
APVC April 2005-2019 Halifax
This is the annual Atlantic Provinces Veterinary Conference held in Halifax. The topics covered include medical and surgical treatments for a variety of conditions.
Arthrex Advanced Canine Stifle Course: Arthroscopy and Open Joint Surgery February 27-29 2020 Fort Collins Colorado
This course is an update for some of the current ideas in treating knee conditions in the dog.
Canadian Red Cross Emergency First Aid & CPR/AED Level C (Blended) 25 January 2020
All of the staff at Draper Vet are currently qualified as Emergency First Aid providors and are trained to use a defibrillator (AED) in an emergency.