Provides hands on laboratory coursework that will build on the course material from Equine I lectures. Part two of three modules in the CERP program.
Module II Hands-on Labs: (48 hours of content)
Provides hands on laboratory coursework that will build on the course material from Equine I lectures. This course will provide the particpant with the basic skills necessary to prescribe and provide rehabiltiation programs for the equine patient. A full day of anatomical dissection on equine cadavers will be utilized to emphasize clinically relevant structures. The participant will receive hands on training of selected physical agent modalities used in equine physical rehabilitation. The following physical agents will be covered: superficial heating and cooling agents (including cold salt water hydrotherapy), manual therapies, electrical therapies (for example: electrical stimulation, therapeutic laser), mechanical therapies (for example: therapeutic ultrasound, shock wave therapy, total body vigration) and therapeutic exercise (including EquiCore System, Underwater Treadmill)
Reminder: Online lectures for Equine I must be completed prior to attending this lab.
LAB DATES: July 10-15, 2023 - (Monday to Saturday)
Registration: 7:30am - Day 1-5: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm - (40 Hours of Lab time)
University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine
2407 River Dr
Knoxville, TN 37996
Start date: July 10, 2023
End date: July 15, 2023
Start time: 08:00 EDT
End time: 17:00 EDT
Venue: University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine
Address: 2407 River Dr Knoxville, TN 37996