VMLL 1080 - Special Topics: Abdominal Surgery

  • Noncredit
  • Online

The advanced surgery training course is designed for surgical residents who are preparing for board certification examinations, and planning a career as specialty small animal surgeons. The focus of this course is on abdominal surgery, and it will be taught by a series of senior specialty faculty members, who are nationally and internationally renowned for their contributions to this clinical discipline. The curriculum is diverse, and covers all aspects of abdominal disease, including laparoscopic techniques, urognetial surgery, all aspects of gastrointestinal surgery, together with a section on surgery in ferrets and rabbits. The lectures are supplemented by full course notes and additional reading and paired with the online examinations this course represents an outstanding opportunity for training and board preparation.

For course information, please contact Lori Kogan at 970-491-7984 or email her at Lori.Kogan@ColoState.EDU

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.

Important Information

When accessing RamCT the course number will appear as VS 650 rather than VMLL 1080. Please note that although VS 650 is a credit course through Clinical Science, VMLL 1080 is a noncredit course and will not appear on a transcript, have credits attached nor will you earn a grade.This course consists of 40 clock hours of lecture. The accompanying hands-on laboratory sessions are not available online.