Veritas Releases Its Fifth Premium Course
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Zoetis design premium courses to delve deeper into popular animal health topics.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J., January 28, 2014– Veritas, a web-based, peer-reviewed continuing education platform for veterinary professions, released its fifth premium course, Canine Epidural Anesthesia and Analgesia. A joint effort between the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Zoetis—Veritas utilizes the latest advances in online teaching technologies. To explore or register for courses, animal health professionals can visit http://www.VeritasDVM.com.
Canine Epidural Anesthesia and Analgesia: Developed by Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, the course teaches a systematic and visual approach with state of the art graphics and videos helping learners understand the relevant anatomy and technique. Aimed to increase efficacy and success in canine epidural anesthesia procedures, this premium course demonstrates standardized canine epidural procedures resulting in reduced patient suffering and pain scores. Authored by Luis Campoy, LV CertVA, DipIECVAA, MRCVS, Senior Lecturer of Anesthesiology at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, the course provides a solid foundation in epidural anesthesia, to prepare the learner to perform an epidural injection or epidural catheter placement in canine patients. This course is approved for three (3) hours of CE credit and is available exclusively on VeritasDVM.com.
To learn more about Veritas, log on to http://www.VeritasDVM.com or call 1-888-684-6670.
Zoetis (zō-EH-tis) is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. Building on a 60-year history as the animal health business of Pfizer, Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets veterinary vaccines and medicines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. In 2012, the company generated annual revenues of $4.3 billion. With approximately 9,300 employees worldwide at the beginning of 2013, Zoetis has a local presence in approximately 70 countries, including 29 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries. Its products serve veterinarians, livestock producers and people who raise and care for farm and companion animals in 120 countries. For more information on the company, visit http://www.zoetis.com.
Veritas is a groundbreaking partnership between the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and Zoetis. This unique partnership between academia and industry will deliver the Universities' expertise in medicine and teaching, supported by Zoetis information delivery and customer service know-how. Veritas will offer veterinarians web-based, peer-reviewed continuing education utilizing the latest advances in online teaching technologies.
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