Department Updates:

Postponed events

UC Davis 2016 Back to School Seminar

Date: July 23-24, 2016
Time: Lectures: 8:00 am to 5:50 pm on Saturday and 8:00 am to 5:00 pm on Sunday. Registration and continental breakfast: 7:00 am to 8:00 am on both days.
Location: Gladys Valley Hall, UC Davis Campus
CE Credit: Up to 16 hours available
Webinar: available.  If you have never attended an Adobe Connect webinar test your connection.  The webinar is only available live, and it will not be recorded.  Webinar attendees will receive full CE credit since it is live and interactive.

Seminar Partner: California Registered Veterinary Technicians Association


Lecture Abstracts

This seminar will include the following lecture tracks:

  • Emergency & Critical Care
  • Surgical Nursing
  • Environmental Enrichment
  • Foundations in Practice
  • Exotic Companion Animals
  • Anesthesia


  • Boaz Arzi, DVM, DAVDC, DEVDC
  • Ingrid Balsa, DVM
  • Michelle Borchardt, RVT
  • Danielle Browning, LVMT, VTS (Surgery)
  • Tony Buffington, DVM
  • Harold Davis, BA, RVT, VTS (ECC)
  • Nancy Ehrlich, RVT
  • Julie Eveland-Baker, RVT, VTS (ECC)
  • Sandy Gregory, M.Ed, RVT, CCRA
  • David Guzman LV, MS, Dipl. ECZM (Avian, Small Mammal), Dipl. ACZM
  • Guillame Hoareau, DVM, DACVECC
  • Liz Hughston, MEd., RVT, VTS (SAIM, ECC)
  • Shannon Kerrigan, DVM
  • Jason Nicholas, BVetMed
  • Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anes), (CP-Exotics)
  • Kristina Palmer, RVT VTS (CP –Exotic)
  • Bruno Pypendop, DVM
  • Kriste Sears-Sein, RVT, VTS (Onco)
  • Candi Stafford, RVT
  • Nina Toebe, BA, RVT, VTS (Derm)
  • Lance Visser, DVM, DACVIM (Cardio)
  • Ken Yagi, RVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM)

As of July, 2013, all RVTs will be required to complete 20 hours of continuing education during the 2 years prior to renewing their licenses.  Courses completed at this seminar can be applied toward meeting this requirement.

RVT holding at dog at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine