Continuing Education

Our mission is to provide high-quality continuing education opportunities to veterinarians and licensed, certified or registered veterinary technicians in the Chicagoland area.

If you are interested in hosting or attending an education event, contact us. We would be delighted to help you and your staff enhance your knowledge and increase your clinical skills as well as provide you with continuing education credit required by some state regulatory boards*.

*We advise that you check with your state’s regulatory board to ensure acceptance of any continuing education credit.

Upcoming Continuing Education Event

Thursday, November 13th
Registration, Dinner and Networking 6 to 6:30 pm
Presentations start at 6:30 pm
Illinois Medical District Lecture Hall – 2100 West Harrison St. Chicago, IL 60612

  • “A Primary Care Veterinarian’s Guide to Explaining Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture to Pet Owners”
    Mitch Robbins, DVM, DACVS
    Chief of Surgery – VSC at Illinois and Veterinary Specialty Center
  • “What are the Latest Developments in Surgical Care?”
    Paula West, DVM, DACVS
  • “Blastomycosis: An Evidence Based Update”
    Robert Armentano, DVM, DACVIM
  • “Emergency Treatment of Shock”
    Anna Czekala, DVM
  • “Canine Oral Melanoma”
    Jerome Gagnon, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
  • “Cytologic Evaluation of the Lymph Node”
    Ashlee Urbasic, DVM, DACVP

For more information, please contact Kathy Mordini at 847-459-7535 (ext. 1513) or

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VSC at Illinois is a collaboration between

University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Specialty Center (VSC)