The laboratory will be closed Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.

Continuing Education Seminar
June 10, 2022

NDSU VDL Continuing Education Seminar

The NDSU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (NDSU-VDL) Seminar is a day-long continuing education event hosted by NDSU VDL faculty and staff.  Its purpose is to provide current information on a variety of pertinent topics and present suggestions on a more effective use of the VDL.  The seminar will provide up to 7 hours of continuing education approved by NDBVME and Co-sponsored by NDVMA.

This seminar is presented in three formats; in-person, live virtual, and session recording. Virtual and recorded sessions will be delivered via Zoom Webinar. Links to attend the virtual sessions, or view recorded sessions will be emailed to registered attendees.

Agenda and Course Material

Morning Session

8:00-8:15 a.m. Registration
8:15 -10:15 a.m.

Bison and Bovine Mineral Nutrition

Reference papers:
Dr. Chris Ashworth,
10:15-10:30 a.m. Break
10:30-11:30 a.m.

Bison Mineral Nutrition and Cattle Mineral Nutrition Interactive Discussion

Dr. Chris Ashworth
11:30-12:30 p.m.

Bison Herd Health

Dr. Tom Bragg,
12:30-1:15 p.m. Lunch Break

Afternoon Session

1:15-2:15 p.m.

 Small Ruminant Abortions and Neonatal Loss

Dr. Emily Barrell,
2:15-3:15 p.m.

Small Ruminant Husbandry

Dr. Emily Barrell
3:15-3:30 p.m. Break
3:30-4:30 p.m.

Ruminant Parasites in Practice

Dr. Laura Williams,

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Session Recordings

Instructions for accessing recorded sessions will be emailed to registered attendees within 24 hours of conclusion of this seminar

CE Certificates

The NDSU-VDL will provide a CE certificate for 7 credits to all virtual attendees via email. You will be able to print your certificate for your records. Certificates will be emailed on Monday, June 13th, 2022.