Recent Graduate Symposium

A Hands-on Lab for the newest member of your veterinary team.

July 16-18, 2018
Oquendo Center
Las Vegas, Nevada

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An Adventure in Education
Costa Rica | September 16-21, 2018

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Recent Graduate Symposium, July 16-18

Veterinary Technician Symposium, June 25-27 & Aug 6-8

Women’s Veterinary Summit, July 22-23

Year-round Continuing Education

Year-round opportunities to earn comprehensive and practical continuing education at the Oquendo Center in Las Vegas, as well as select locations nationwide. Knowledge you can use now.

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WVC’s Oquendo Center

An innovative hands-on training facility designed and built for veterinarians by veterinarians. The nearly 70,000 square foot Oquendo Center is the ultimate venue for WVC hands-on labs, interactive workshops and development of practice-enhancing skills.

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Hands-on Labs featured courses

Advanced Spinal Surgery Level I & II
Mar 25-27 | Karl Kraus, DVM, MS, DACVS

Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery & Arthroscopy
Apr 23-25 | Brian Beale, DVM, DACVS | Caleb Hudson, DVM, MS, DACVS

Intermediate Abdominal Ultrasound
May 19-21 | Ryan King, DVM, DACVR

Comprehensive Surgical Management of Stifle Disease
May 20-22 | Brian Beale, DVM, DACVS | Donald Hulse, DVM, DACVS, DECVS

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  • “I’ve been coming to the Oquendo Center for the last 7-8 years in different courses. For me, there’s no one better for lectures and hands-on labs. I’m certainly grateful, you’ve brought me so much knowledge and I’ve achieved so much because of WVC. Thank you!” - Flexible & Rigid Endoscopy Participant
  • “Great course, great instructors, very applicable to clinical practice. THANK YOU!” - Advance Tooth Extraction Participant
  • “Not only does the Conference have amazing A+ CE opportunities, but my friends also find that getting together is quite therapeutic. We are all practice owners, which can be isolating and overwhelming, so getting together to vent, laugh, exchange crazy stories, and management tips are really important.” - Annual Conference Participant
  • “Absolutely the best course I’ve ever taken. Loved it! Excellent instructors!” - Reconstructive Surgery Participant
  • “Beautiful facility! I very much enjoyed the one-on-one experience “ - Ophthalmic Surgery for the GP Participant
  • “This has been an amazing experience. The knowledge I have obtained will forever change my speaking skills and hopefully the message I portray to my audience.” - How to Engage an Audience Participant
  • “I have been to many national CE meetings and this is by far and away the best CE experience I have ever had. Drs Beale & Hulse are excellent instructors, are very knowledgeable, approachable and nice. I am extremely satisfied and will be back.” - Principles of Fracture Repair Participant
  • “This is my 3rd course with WVC & I highly recommend the Oquendo Center for hands-on wet lab.” - Cruciate Management by CORA Participant
  • “I wish we would have had this in veterinary school. We all need to know the best ways to communicate, especially in veterinary medicine. Very valuable experience!” - Dr. Ellis - Speaker Enhancement Participant
  • “I love this Conference. Always insightful! And it’s in Las Vegas!” - Annual Conference Participant
  • “The Conference is very informative. Great way to network.” - Annual Conference Participant
  • “I hope WVC will have more courses like this (On The Road) in the Southeast. I like the one day short course format.” - On The Road - Memphis Participant
  • “Been attending this conference for nearly 30 years. I don’t need to go anywhere else!” - Annual Conference Participant
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