Ultrasonography and Embryo Transfer Workshops, May 7-12, 2017

Ultrasonography and Embryo Transfer Workshops

May 7-12, 2017

Ultrasonography and Embryo Transfer Workshops are being conducted in tandem May 7 - 12, 2017 at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan with the intention of providing essential knowledge and hands-on experience for veterinary practitioners, research scientists, WCVM students and graduate students.

The Ultrasound Workshop is a two and a half-day course covering principles of ultrasonography and equipment operation and imaging, imaging of the reproductive tract in large animals and ultrasound-guided oocyte aspiration and basic information on in vitro fertilization. The Embryo Transfer Workshop is a three and a half-day course covering all aspects of embryo transfer technology in cattle. Principal instructors for the Ultrasonography Workshop are Drs. Gregg Adams and Jaswant Singh and principal instructors for the Embryo Transfer Workshop are Drs. Reuben Mapletoft, Marcos Colazo, Gregg Adams and Jaswant Singh. Both workshops will involve lectures and hands-on lab sessions. Participants may register for one or both of the workshops. 

Undergraduate students may register for half-price and graduate students may register for credit.  Both are urged to speak to Dr. Jaswant Singh (Jaswant.Singh@usask.ca) tel: (306) 966-7411 for permission to register, and for graduate students, discuss the appropriate graduate level class (VLAC 801.3 or VBMS 838.3). 

For more information and registration information please go tohttp://www.usask.ca/wcvm/news_events/events/conferences/wcvm-ultrasound-and-embryo-transfer-workshops.php