Excellence through continuous learning

​AOVET organizes many events, including courses, seminars, and symposia. While courses always contain both practical exercises and lectures, seminars and symposia are lecture-based. Group discussions can be part of any teaching format.

Prerequisites: Participation in a Principles course is required prior to participation in Advance courses.

Find information and register for the events relevant to your interests and needs.

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AOVET Course—Principles in Small Animal Fracture Management

The aim of this course is to introduce the basic principles of fracture management in small animals, including assessment of the trauma patient, and the planning and performance of treatment for long bone and articular fractures. The course will provide a platform for future study and career development in veterinary orthopedics.  Günter Schwarz Dr med vet ECVS  (International course chairperson) Zsolt Sebestyén  (Local course chairperson) Budapest, Hungary
  • Location: Hungary
  • Region: Europe
  • Course Date: 29 Sep 2017 - 01 Oct 2017
  • Language: English
  • AO clinical division / unit: AOVET
  • Level: Principles
  • Activity Type: Course
  • Closing Date: 29 Sep 2017
  • Registration: open

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AOVET Course—Principles in Small Animal Fracture Management

The aim of this course is to introduce the basic principles of fracture management in small animals, including assessment of the trauma patient, and the planning and performance of treatment for long bone and articular fractures. The course will provide a platform for future study and career development in veterinary orthopedics.      James Grierson  (Co-Chairperson) Kevin Parsons  (Co-Chairperson) Oxford, United Kingdom

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AOVET Course—Advanced Techniques in Small Animal Fracture Management

Stephen Clarke  (Co-Chairperson) Toby Gemmill BVSc, MVM, DSAS(Orth), DECVS, MRCVS  (Co-Chairperson) Oxford, United Kingdom

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AOVET Fortgeschritten Kurs – Wet Lab TPLO

Die Tibia Plateau Leveling Osteotomie (TPLO) stellt heute die wohl wichtigste operative Behandlungsmethode des Kreuzbandrisses in der Kleintierchirurgie dar. Dieser Kurs soll Ihnen die theoretischen Grundlagen vermitteln und die praktischen Fähigkeiten geben, die für eine Durchführung einer TPLO nach Gesichtspunkten der Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Osteosynthesefragen (AO) notwendig sind. Angefangen vom Röntgen, der Messung des Tibiaplateauwinkels, des Zugangs zum Kniegelenk und der Evaluierung der
  • Location: Germany
  • Region: Europe
  • Course Date: 25 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
  • Language: German
  • AO clinical division / unit: AOVET
  • Level: Advances
  • Activity Type: Course
  • Closing Date: 08 Apr 2017
  • Registration: closed

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AOVET Basiskurs - Teil III – Wet Lab Katze

„Katzen sind keine kleinen Hunde“ – diese Feststellung bewahrheitet sich in vielen Bereichen der Tiermedizin und gilt auch für die Osteosynthese. In diesem Wet-Lab steht die Versorgung häufiger Frakturen bei der Katze im Vordergrund. Es werden Markraumbolzung, Zuggurtung, Kirschnerdrahtfixation sowie die Plattenosteosynthese inklusive des Zugangs zu den Frakturen geübt. Anhand der postoperativ angefertigten Röntgenbilder der Frakturversorgung werden die Osteosynthesen besprochen und Tipps und
  • Location: Germany
  • Region: Europe
  • Course Date: 27 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
  • Language: German
  • AO clinical division / unit: AOVET
  • Level: Principles
  • Activity Type: Course
  • Closing Date: 27 Oct 2017
  • Registration: open

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AOVET Course – Masters in Equine arthrodesis techniques and fracture fixation

Jörg Auer Prof Dr med vet Dr h c MS ACVS/ECVS  (International course chairperson) Anton Fürst Prof Dr med vet ECVS, FVH  (International course chairperson) Davos Platz, Switzerland
  • Location: Switzerland
  • Region: Europe
  • Course Date: 10 Dec 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
  • Language: English
  • AO clinical division / unit: AOVET
  • Level: Advances
  • Activity Type: Course
  • Closing Date: 10 Dec 2017
  • Registration: open

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AOVET Course – How to avoid, recognize and manage complications in small animal fracture management

Daniel Damur Diplomate ECVS  (International course chairperson) Rico Vannini DrmedvetECVS  (International course chairperson) Julien Cabassu  (International Course Co-Chairperson) Davos Platz, Switzerland
  • Location: Switzerland
  • Region: Europe
  • Course Date: 10 Dec 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
  • Language: English
  • AO clinical division / unit: AOVET
  • Level: Masters
  • Activity Type: Course
  • Closing Date: 10 Dec 2017
  • Registration: open

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AOVET Kurs—Basiskurs für Osteosynthese beim Kleintier

Giessen, Germany

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AOVET Course—Cours de Perfectionnement Traitement des fractures petits animaux

Paris, France
  • Location: France
  • Region: Europe
  • Course Date: 28 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
  • Language: French
  • AO clinical division / unit: AOVET
  • Level: Advances
  • Activity Type: Course
  • Closing Date: 28 Jan 2018
  • Registration: not open yet

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AOVET Course—Advanced Techniques in Small Animal Fracture Management (Wet lab)

Cremona, Italy