Events and courses

Disclaimer: Courses listed on this site are led by an EVDC/AVDC diplomate. However, these courses are not specifically EVDC-endorsed for content and quality and they may not be directly relevant to residency training programmes. Please check directly with course- organisers for details of all courses.

Saturday 26th of June - EVDA Online Meeting

This Saturday EVDA is running a 3 hour equine dental CPD with world renowned specialists Jack Easley, Paddy Dixon and Henry Tremaine on dental extractions and infundibular caries. The discussion panel is great value and comes with free membership of EVDA!

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21-23 June 2021 - EDC Key Skills - Routine and Maintenance Dentistry for Equine Practitioners

Location: EDC, Wimborne, Dorset, UK

This is a practical hands-on course in equine dentistry for veterinary surgeons wanting to improve or update their skills and knowledge in all aspects of maintenance dentistry, taught by 2 of the world's most experienced Specialists in equine dentistry. Advanced skills in maintenance dentistry forms the absolute foundation of equine dentistry at all levels, and is the key to building confidence and success with more advanced procedures.

This unique 3-day course will include:

• Anatomy, pathology, oral examination / diagnostics
• Equipment
• 'How to' sessions on practical rasping, occlusal balancing and remedial work (plastic skulls, cadavers and live horses)
• Wolf teeth extractions (including 'blind' wolf teeth)
• Introduction to advanced procedures

Chris Pearce MRCVS, EBVS/RCVS Specialist in Equine Dentistry
Nicole du Toit MRCVS, EBVS/RCVS Specialist in Equine Dentistry
Nicky Brooks MRCVS, RCVS Advanced Practitioner in Equine Dentistry
Nicola Bell MRCVS

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These upcoming VDOS events may be of interest to EVDC residents
(ET = Eastern Time/Philadelphia; be sure you know when the event begins in your time zone):

Saturday May 1 at 3PM ET – Procedure Discussion (Endodontics)
Selected procedures in endodontics (vital pulp therapies, standard root canal therapies, and surgical root canal therapies) will be reviewed during this 3.5-hour event. Every step of a procedure performed on various teeth and regions in the mouth will be looked at in detail and discussed based on anticipated grading criteria.

Saturday July 10 at 9AM – Clinical Rounds/Journal Clubs AM (Salivary Gland Disorders)
Cases and articles discussed during the 2.5-hour online event relate to salivary gland disorders in dogs and cats (drooling, sialocele, sialadenitis, sialadenosis, necrotizing sialometaplasia, and neoplasia).

A list of all events can be found on Vets and Techs and Book Online. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Alexander Reiter at



Friday June 3 (Live-Stream of 3 hours) - Oral Dental Extraction Techniques - Cases Selection, Management & Dealing with Complications

Panelists: Richard Reardon DECVS, DEVDC(Eq), Brad Tanner DAVDC(Eq), Lieven Vlaminck DECVS, DEVDC(Eq)
Moderator: Robert Baratt DACVS, DAVDC(Eq)
Website: Oral Dental Extraction Techniques | Vet PD

Tuesday September 7 (Live-Stream of 3 hours) - Minimally-Invasive Dental Extraction Techniques – Case Selection, Technique Comparison, Risks & Outcomes

Panelists: Jack Easley DAVDC(Eq), Hubert Simhofer DAVDC(Eq), DEVDC(Eq) & Manfred Stoll DEVDC
Moderator: Edward Earley DEVDC(Eq)
Website: Minimally-Invasive Dental Extraction Techniques – Case Selection, Technique Comparison, Risks & Outcomes | Vet PD

Tuesday November 30 (Live-Stream of 3 hours) - Surgical Dental Extraction Techniques – Case Selection, Technique Comparison, Risks & Outcomes

Panelists: Edward Earley DAVDC(Eq), Jennifer Rawlinson DAVDC & Henry Tremaine DECVS, DEVDC(Eq)
Moderator: Chris Pearce DEVDC(Eq) 
Website: Surgical Dental Extraction Techniques – Case Selection, Technique Comparison, Risks & Outcomes