Equine Dental Providers of America
Equine Dental Providers of America

EDPA Continuing Education

The EDPA offers continuing education (CE) for veterinarians, vet techs, and equine dental providers. The CE program is developed by the EDPA Certification Committee. All licensed Equine Dental Providers must accrue annual CE hours in order to maintain their licensure. The CE program must be approved by the State Veterinary Board. Most State Boards also accept USDA module courses as well as any RACE (American Association of Veterinary State Boards, Registry of Approved Continuing Education) approved programs.

 

The EDPA applies for State and RACE approvals for all CE programs. Approved programs require specific detailed and relevant topics, professional and qualified speakers, specified presentation times as well as attendance hours and record keeping of all participants and certificates of completion. The EDPA CE programs all meet these standards and requirements.

 

The EDPA CE programs usually offer between 12-20 hours of CE in a 2-3 day period. These hours will include wet labs, demonstrations, modules, presentations, and lectures. At times, these programs may be held at an equine hospital or farm for an optimal learning experience.

 

The EDPA strives to offer CE programs at an affordable price. Discounts are given to EDPA members. The CE Program is fully funded from donations to the Miller Educational Scholarship Fund. The EDPA is a 501c (3) non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible.

 

For more information regarding EDPA CE opportunities or to donate, please contact the EDPA Executive Secretary, ExecSec@edpaonline.org

 

 2019 EDPA Continuing Education, Certification Testing and Annual Meeting to be held October 24-27, 2019 in Katy, Texas. 

 

Reservation Form available on EDPA Forms.

Contact Hilton Garden Inn, Katy, Texas for reservations. Block of Rooms under EDPA is available.

Hilton Garden Inn Houston West Katy
2409 Texmati Dr Katy, Tx, 77494
Ph 281-644-2400

Fax 281-644-2444
www.houstonwestkaty.hgi.com

 

Reserve your place today at the 2019 EDPA CE and Meeting!

Registration Fee for 2019 EDPA CE and Meeting deadline October 1, 2019:

$350.00 For EDPA Member

$175.00 For Student EDPA Member

$475.00 For Non- Member

$250.00 For DVM Nerve Block Race Wet Lab @ Katy Equine Clinic (12 spots only)

$125.00 For EDP Observer Nerve Block Race Lab @Katy Equine Clinic (6 spots only)

Lunch is provided and included in fee above for both Friday and Saturday for all participants. 

**At the Door Fee- Paid day of CE for both EDPA Member or Non-Member: $475.00

2019 EDPA CE Program Agenda
Thursday October 24, 2019

5:00 PM - EDPA Certification Written Test
6:30 PM Founders Appreciation BBQ
 

Friday October 25, 2019- RACE APPROVED    

8:00-8:50 AM    Equine Dental Conditions- Sharpeness Scale    William Stone, DVM, MBA, MS   
9:00-9:50 AM    Equine Dental Radiographs    Benjamin Buchanan DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC   
10:00-10:50 AM    Using an EDP in a DVM Practice    Michael Davis, DVM, MVSC, EDPA/C   
11:00-11:50- AM    USDA Module 4    Brian Lalande, DVM USDA, APHIS, VS   
12:00-12:50    LUNCH   
1:00 -1:50 PM    Disease Control and Prevention    Brian Lalande, DVM USDA, APHIS, VS   
2:00-2:50 PM    General Equine Wellness and Vaccine Strategies    Benjamin Buchanan DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC   
3:00-3:50 PM    Legalities and Enforcement    Michael Tacker, MS, TBVME    
RACE DAY 1 Complete: 7 hours

4:00- 5:30 PM   Vendor Hop
6:00 PM            EDPA Annual Membership Meeting and Election of Officers
                
Saturday October 26, 2019 TX,OK,MN Approved    NON-RACE DAY 
           
9:00-9:50 AM    Incisor Maloclussions    Jim Koostra BS, MS, IAED/C  
10:00-10:50 AM    Proper Bitfitting    Christie Dreessen, IAED/C, IGFP/C, NVVGP/C  
11:00-11:50 AM    Wolf Teeth    Wayne Hodge EDPA/C    
12:00-12:50    LUNCH            
1:00-1:50 PM    Deciduous Teeth in Equines    Carl Mitz, EDPA/C  
2:00-2:50 PM    Skull Evaluation and Charting    Samuel Bo Felix, DVM, EDPA/C 
3:00-3:50 PM    EOTRH     Souel Maleh, DVM    
NON-Race Day Complete: 6 hours

4:00- 5:30 PM    Q and A Panel
7:00 PM             EDPA Appreciation Party and Silent Auction Fundraiser             
                
Sunday October 27, 2019
9:00 AM- 3:00 PM EDPA Certification Practical Test
 
RACE APPROVED WET LAB 
10:00- 11:50 AM   Nerve blocks- Cadavers 1, 2, 3- Injections    William Stone, DVM, MBA, MS   
12:00-1:00 PM    LUNCH      
1:00-2:50 PM    Nerve Blocks - Cadavers 1, 2, 3- Dissections    William Stone, DVM, MBA, MS   
RACE Wet Lab Complete: 4 hours

            
Thank You to our 2019 CE Sponsors! 
~Beloveds Farm
~Mitz Equine
~Tamarack Ranch
~Poco De Oro Miniature Horses
~Bandalero Ranch
~Capps Manufacturing
~Promax Equine Dental
~Richard Miller DVM
~Painted H Ranch
~Kildow West Stables
~Little King Farm
 

EDPA 2019 Conference Raffle!!!! Thank you to EC Veterinary Products, Dearson Veterinary Products and Myles Hopton for supporting the EDPA CE! Only 100 Tickets will be sold. $50.00 each. Raffle will be drawn on October 26, 2019 during the EDPA Appreciation Party and Silent Auction! 

The unit will be at the EDPA Conference. You do not have to be present to win. Winner will be responsible for shipping. 

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