University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Seminars, Rounds and WCVDP

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Upcoming Seminars

Visit the Veterinary Pathology seminar page to view the list of upcoming seminars in the Department of Veterinary Pathology and at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine.

Department Seminar Series

The Department organizes a series of seminars to which all graduate students and senior residents are expected to attend. These seminars are held regularly throughout the academic year.

VT PA 991 Mystery Slide Seminars (8:30 - 9:20 a.m., Wednesdays)




Research Seminars

These research seminars are incorporated into the Thursday noon hour seminar schedule. Please see below.




VT PA 990 Noon Seminars (12:30-1:20 p.m. Wednesdays)




Necropsy Seminars (4:30-5:00 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays)




Veterinary Pathology Rounds

The Department of Veterinary Pathology organizes a series of rounds in support of teaching and diagnostic service. Rounds typically involve discussions based on the microscopic review of recent submissions to Prairie Diagnostic Services. The following rounds are held on a regular basis:


Veterinary Dermatology - Posted - 09.09.15

Alopecia areata in two black Angus cows - Posted - 11.13.15

Alopecia areata in Eringer cows - Posted - 11.13.15

Cutaneous Mastocytosis and Mucinosis with Gross Deformity in a Shar pei Dog - Posted 01.07.16

Cutoaneous mucinosis and mastocytosis in a shar-pei - Posted 01.07.16

Nasal Planum Normal Histo - Posted 04.15.16

Clinical, morphological and immunohistochemical characterization of cutaneous lymphocytosis in 23 cats - Posted 12.19.16

Feline cutaneous lymphocytosis: case report and summary of the literature - Posted 12.19.16

Papular eosinophilic/mastocytic dermatitis (feline urticaria pigmentosa) in Devon Rex cats: A distinct disease entity or a histopathological reaction pattern? - Posted 01.24.17

Feline urticaria pigmentosa in three related Sphinx cats. - Posted 01.24.17

Mycologic Disorders of the Skin. - Posted 01.24.17

Cutaneous and renal glomerular vasculopathy as a cause of acute kidney injury in dogs in the UK. - Posted 01.30.17

Nonthymoma-associated exfoliative dermatitis in 18 cats. - Posted 03.31.17

Material Available in the Department for Continuing Education and Professional Development

Western Conference of Veterinary Diagnostic Pathologists (WCVDP)

The Western Conference of Veterinary Diagnostic Pathologists is an annual two-day continuing education meeting that attracts veterinary diagnostic pathologists from across Western Canada.