Clinical Communication for Specialists and Candidates

On Demand

Registration Pricing

ACVIM, ECVIM-CA Diplomate: $135.00
ACVIM, ECVIM-CA Candidate: $135.00
Non-Member Diplomate, Candidate, and Other: $235.00

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Access to on-demand content.

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Co-Course Leaders

Etienne Côté

DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology, SAIM), FACC

Etienne Côté DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology, SAIM), FACC

Dr. Côté is a Professor of Small Animal Medicine at the Atlantic Veterinary College/Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Prince Edward Island in Canada. His interests include feline cardiology, the intersection between human and veterinary medicine, and interpersonal communication in the clinical setting. He is coeditor of two textbooks: Clinical Veterinary Advisor textbook and Ettinger’s Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine. He is a 3M National Teaching Fellow, Canada’s highest recognition for postsecondary educators. His hobbies include languages, travel, and as a proud Newfoundland dog owner, cleaning up hair and drool.

Ruthanne Chun

DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Ruthanne Chun DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Dr. Chun earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1991 from UW-Madison. She completed an internship at Cornell University and then went on to complete a residency in comparative oncology at Purdue. She has served as a leader in multiple veterinary medical organizations and has been involved in interprofessional education on the UW-Madison campus for the past decade.

Laura Garrett

DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Laura Garrett DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Dr. Garrett is a Clinical Professor in oncology at the University of Illinois. She is a 1991 University of Illinois graduate. Topics of publications include lymphoma, mast cell tumors, mediastinal cysts, communication, and cytology; these mirror her main interests of clinical oncology and teaching communication skills in the veterinary curriculum.

Course Information

  • Date: Available August 1, 2023
  • Location: On Demand
  • Audience: ACVIM, ECVIM-CA, ECEIM, and ECVN Diplomates and Candidates and all ABVS-recognized speciality groups
  • Specialty: Open to all
  • Type: On Demand
  • CE Hours: 3
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RACE Application Status

This program has been approved for 3 hours of anytime, non-interactive-distance, non-medical continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE-approval.

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